Iran move down one spot in FIFA ranking

Despite an away win over Uzbekistan, Iran national football team have moved one place down to 33rd in the latest FIFA World Ranking released on Thursday. Australia, who had relinquished the top spot to Iran in the August rankings, remained as Asia’s second best team at 43rd while Japan moved up one spot to 54th. Korea Republic improved to 55th, up two places and are the continent’s fourth best ranked team.