India has climbed an incredible 31 places in the ranking to reach the 101 spot - their highest ranking since 1996. The Indian football team is on one of their best ever runs winning 11 out of the 13 competitive matches, including the ongoing seven-match winning streak, scoring 31 goals.
After the loss in the World Cup Qualifier against Turkmenistan in March last year, India
Courtesy the winning run that started in June last year, India has achieved a FIFA rank of 101. Ever since FIFA announced its ranking system in December 1992, India
Lebanon, Kyrgyzstan, and Macao are the next three scheduled games for India and based on current form it is not far fetched to think that India might be able to break into the top-100 teams in the world.
On the international stage, Brazil displaced Argentina at the top of the rankings while Switzerland broke into the top-10 at the expense of Uruguay.