Greece remain 47th in FIFA Rankings
Greece remained 47th in the FIFA Rankings for the month of October.
Despite wins over Cyprus and Gibraltar in FIFA World Cup qualifying, Greece’s spot in the FIFA World Rankings remained unchanged for the month of October. The Ethniki sits in 47th place and will enter Tuesday’s World Cup qualifying playoff draw as the lowest ranked nation.
Greece will be unseeded in the draw and can be paired with Switzerland (11th), Italy (15th), Croatia (18th), or Denmark (19th) for the November European playoffs. The draw will take place on Tuesday in Zurich at 3:00 PM local Greek time (8:00 AM EST).
With the release of the October 2017 FIFA Rankings, pot 1 for the FIFA World Cup Finals draw was also confirmed. The eight seeded teams in December’s draw will be (in order): Germany, Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, Belgium, Poland, France, and Spain.