Last Updated 14 Aug 2014
Next Release 18 Sep 2014
Aug 2014
RnkTeamPts+/- Pos
1 Germany17360
2 Argentina16040
3 Netherlands15070
4 Colombia14950
5 Belgium14070
6 Uruguay13160
7 Spain12411
7 Brazil12410
9 Switzerland12180
10 France12120
11 Portugal11520
12 Chile11000
13 Greece10920
14 Italy10690
15 Costa Rica10231
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Calculation of points for a single match

P = M x I x T x C

M: points for Match result

Teams gain 3 points for a victory, 1 point for a draw and 0 points for a defeat. In a penalty shoot-out, the winning team gains 2 points and the losing team gains 1 point.

I: Importance of match

Friendly match (including small competitions): I = 1.0
FIFA World Cup™ qualifier or confederation-level qualifier: I = 2.5
Confederation-level final competition or FIFA Confederations Cup: I = 3.0
FIFA World Cup™ final competition: I = 4.0

T: strength of opposing Team

The strength of the opponents is based on the formula: 200 – the ranking position of the opponents.As an exception to this formula, the team at the top of the ranking is always assigned the value 200 and the teams ranked 150th and below are assigned a minimum value of 50. The ranking position is taken from the opponents’ ranking in the most recently published FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking.

C: strength of Confederation

When calculating matches between teams from different confederations, the mean value of the confederations to which the two competing teams belong is used. The strength of a confederation is calculated on the basis of the number of victories by that confederation at the last three FIFA World Cup™ competitions (see following page). Their values are as follows:
UEFA/CONMEBOL 1.00
CONCACAF 0.88
AFC/CAF 0.86
OFC 0.85

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Points
Prev.Pts
1735.72
1723.84
 Points Last Month M * I * T * C = P Points outside Ranking calculation M * I * T * C = P DEN - GER 2:2 1 1 171 1 171
Points in the past 4 years
 Average Weight Avg. Weight 2011 617.83 20% 123.57 2012 834.82 30% 250.45 2013 497.45 50% 248.73 2014 1112.98 100% 1112.98 Total 1736

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 1 LES from 131 to 105 ( +26 pos, +89 pts ) 2 MAC from 204 to 186 ( +18 pos, +34 pts ) 3 MWI from 121 to 106 ( +15 pos, +61 pts )

### Worst movers

 1 PAN from 33 to 63 ( -30 pos, -210 pts ) 2 NIG from 99 to 118 ( -19 pos, -71 pts ) 3 GUI from 51 to 64 ( -13 pos, -84 pts )

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