Scotland slip three places in latest FIFA world ranking



Scotland will face Euro 2016 favourites France tomorrow as the 43rd best team on the planet after slipping three places in the latest FIFA world rankings.

Following Sunday’s 1-0 defeat to Italy, Gordon Strachan’s side have now fallen behind the likes of Albania, Senegal, Iran and Denmark.

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Scotland’s World Cup Group F qualifying opponents England have fallen one place to 11th, while Slovakia have moved up an impressive eight places to 24th after a memorable 3-1 victory over world champions Germany.

Fellow group rivals Slovania, Lithuanian and Malta are ranked 57th, 127th and 166th respectively.