Brazil top FIFA rankings for first time since 2010

Publisert kl06 april 2017 12:05 by Editorial

GOAL: Gabriel Jesus of Brazil (L) celebrates his goal with teammates Neymar and Gabriel. | afp

It caps a terrific week for forward Neymar and Brazil — last week they became the first country to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, their latest step on the road to redemption after the embarrassment and heartache of their World Cup failure on home soil in 2014.

Brazil were dumped off top spot after their elimination from the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

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