South Korea has dropped a marginal spot in the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) rankings 먹튀검증.
South Korea is ranked 28th in the June 2023 FIFA Rankings, released by FIFA on June 29 (KST), with a total of 1529.30 points. South Korea’s ranking has dropped since the last release.
South Korea lost 0-1 against Peru in an exhibition match on June 16. They followed that up with a 1-1 draw against El Salvador on June 20. After failing to win in two June A matches, South Korea dropped in the FIFA rankings. The national team has not recorded a win in four A matches this year under Klinsmann, drawing two and losing two.
Among Asian Football Confederation (AFC) nations, South Korea was ranked fourth. Japan is the highest-ranked team at No. 20, followed by Iran at No. 22. Australia overtook South Korea in 27th place. Saudi Arabia was ranked 53rd, followed by Qatar at 58th.
Argentina dominated the FIFA rankings. Argentina, winners of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, retained the top spot in the June rankings, as they did in April. France retained its No. 2 ranking, while Brazil remained at No. 3. England moved up to No. 4, while Belgium dropped to No. 5. European nations such as Croatia, the Netherlands, Italy, Portugal, and Spain round out the top 10, with the United States coming in at No. 11.
Among African nations, Morocco, which reached the quarterfinals of the World Cup in Qatar, is the highest-ranked at No. 13. Peru, which won an exhibition match against South Korea, remained at No. 21 in the FIFA rankings. El Salvador, which drew with South Korea, is ranked 76th.
Meanwhile, the national team will play a series of away matches in Europe in September. South Korea will face Wales in an exhibition match on Sept. 7 at Cardiff City Stadium in England. It will be the first time in five years and six months that South Korea will play an away match in Europe against a local country since the Northern Ireland-Poland match in March 2018. Wales, who will face South Korea, are ranked 35th in the FIFA rankings 안전놀이터순위.