Nigeria is number three in Africa in the ongoing positioning by FIFA above AFCON 2019 heroes Algeria who are fourth. Senegal kept up the principal spot with Tunisia coming behind. Morocco, Ghana, Egypt, Cameroon, Mali and DR Congo. Nigeria ranks 30th in the world.
December FIFA World Ranking (Africa top ten. 1.Senegal 2.Tunisia 3.Nigeria 4.Algeria 5.Morocco 6.Ghana 7.Egypt 8.Cameroon 9.Mali 10.DR Congo
BELGIUM AS THE BEST FOOTBALL NATION OF THE YEAR FOR AN ASTOUNDING SECOND YEAR STRAIGHT FIFA
FIFA/Coca-Cola world positioning rundown has again observed Belgium as the best football nation of the year for an astounding second year straight.
The European Nation booked the primary spot again since assuming control over the spot in December 2018 after great performances in only 19 friendlies as the year progressed, yet with 1082 grade A matches since 1993.
Five-time World Cup victors Brazil are third on the positioning behind Russia 2018 heroes France-both clutching their places since 2018. Britain and Uruguay topped the best five spots individually with Argentina fixing the ninth spot and Colombia overcoming much into number 10.
HERE IS HOW THEY ARE POSITIONED IN THIS DECEMBER FIFA RANKING:
1.Belgium 2.France 3.Brazil 4.England 5.Uruguay 6.Croatia 7.Portugal 8.Spain 9.Argentina 10.Colombia
BARCELONA AND REAL MADRID SHARED THE SPOILS AFTER 90 MINUTES AT EL CLASSICO
The Argentine forward Lionel Messi missed a wonderful opportunity from six yards which could have given the Catalans the lead on the hour mark.
Both Barcelona and Real Madrid shared the spoils after 90 minutes at El Classico. Barcelona is still on top of La Liga with 2 goals difference between both Spanish giants, after the same number of matches played (17) and the same number of points gathered 36 points.
MANCHESTER CITY HAVE BEEN DRAWN WITH CITY RIVALS MANCHESTER UNITED IN THE CARABAO CUP SEMI-FINAL
Leicester City and Aston Villa will battle for the second semi-final match. The Manchester City is the defending champion of the Carabao Cup and will be peering toward their seventh EFL Cup title this season Manchester City have been drawn with city rivals Manchester United in the Carabao Cup semi-final fixture planned for January 7, 2020.
The Citizens arrive at the last four phases of the title following their 3-1 triumph over low side Oxford FC at the quarterfinal stage. A brace from Raheem Sterling and one from Joao Cancelo were all the defending Champions needed to brush aside Oxford Fc.
Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola and his men were dealt a blow at the Etihad Stadium prior in December with Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial scoring each to win the fixture in December the Premier League fixture with Manchester United.