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#FIFA World Rankings

# fifa-world-rankings - Friday 14 June, 2019

Unbeaten Ireland drop three places in latest Fifa World Rankings

The Boys in Green are now ranked 32nd in the world.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Ireland fall three places in latest Fifa World Rankings after Nations League double-header

The Boys in Green drop down 33rd following a stalemate with Denmark and a home defeat to Wales in Dublin.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Spain down to 10th as hosts Russia go into World Cup as lowest-ranked team

Ireland remain unchanged as the 31st ranked side.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Ireland up to 31st in latest Fifa world rankings

A dramatic fall for Egypt has benefited Martin O’Neill’s men.

# fifa-world-rankings - Monday 16 October, 2017

Ireland have made a big jump in the latest Fifa World Rankings

Ireland face play-off against Switzerland, Italy, Croatia or Denmark as seedings confirmed.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Ireland's fall: Boys in Green continue their slide down Fifa World Rankings

Martin O’Neill’s side are now ranked 34th.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Ireland 29th in latest Fifa rankings, Brazil reclaim top spot

It’s as you were for Martin O’Neill’s side.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Ireland end the year 23rd in Fifa's World Rankings

Their Group D opponents Wales are 12th.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Ireland jump to 29th in the Fifa world rankings

Michael O’Neill’s Northern Ireland remain one place ahead of his namesake’s team.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Republic of Ireland fall 3 places in latest FIFA world rankings

Martin O’Neill’s side are now 54th in the world, even after wins over Georgia and Gibraltar.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Ireland climb two places in the latest Fifa World Rankings

Meanwhile, Belgium are now as high as second in this month’s list.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Ireland rise four places in latest FIFA rankings

Martin O’Neill’s side lie in between the UAE and Oman in the table.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 12 September, 2013

New low: Ireland plummet to 59th in FIFA rankings

The Boys in Green have fallen to their lowest ever position due to defeats to Sweden and Austria.

# fifa-world-rankings - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Trap's Ireland drop 2 places, now below Albania and South Korea

On the plus side, we’re still ahead of Panama.

# fifa-world-rankings - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Rankings slide continues as Ireland drop out of world top 40

Giovanni Trapattoni’s side finish the year on a par with Bolivia and Gabon, according to the latest FIFA update.

# fifa-world-rankings - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Going down: Trap's Ireland plummet in world rankings

The Republic of Ireland have dropped eight places to 36th following last month’s 6-1 defeat against Germany in Dublin.

# fifa-world-rankings - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Ireland down two in latest FIFA rankings

Spain remain the world’s number one side with Germany in second ahead of their trip to Dublin next week.

# fifa-world-rankings - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

As you were: Ireland unchanged in September FIFA rankings

Giovanni Trapattoni’s side remain 26th, while Spain are still ranked as the world’s best side.

# fifa-world-rankings - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Ireland stay 26th in FIFA World Rankings

Spain and Germany remain on top of the pile as Roy Hodgson’s England are crowned the third-best side in the world. Or something like that.

# fifa-world-rankings - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Euro disaster sees Ireland fall to 26th in the world

Surprise surprise, Spain remain the world’s top-ranked side following their win at Euro 2012.

# fifa-world-rankings - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

No change: Ireland stay 18th in FIFA World Rankings

Ireland’s Group C opponents Spain, Croatia and Italy are first, eighth and 12th respectively.