Russia 2018 Eliminated Teams Power Ranking Part 2

The second round of the world most glamorous event has come and gone.

More drama, more joy,more anguish, more underdogs feeding fat off giants.

The journey is over for defending champions Germany,2010 champions Spain,La Albiceleste in shambles,European champions Portugal couldn't conquer but time to believe for Russia, Sweden, England, France, Uruguay, Belgium, Croatia and World most successful football National team Brazil.

The journey started some weeks ago with 32 and then 16 but now down to 8.

In this edition,Olamide Sunday Oyetunji was able to sit down to rank the eliminated teams from 32nd down to 9th.

First timers Panama are in the 32nd spot followed by the most successful senior national team in Africa Egypt as both were the only teams not to pick a point in Russia.

The Socceroos of Australia, Costa Rica and Iceland could only be separated by fairplay as they were yellow carded seven, six and three times respectively.

The Atlas lions of Morocco are 27th, Defending champions Germany 25th surprisingly below Saudi Arabia in 24 while Tunisia, Serbia, Nigeria and Peru complete the teams in twenties.

South Korea,the organized Islamic Republic of Iran and the Teranga Lions of Senegal are some of the teams that missed out of the final 16 narrowly.

Two times World champions Argentina are 16th after an uncharacteristic poor display,the Samurai of Japan impressive general conduct should put them in top spot for the Fairplay award alongside Iceland while Switzerland who are one of the most entertaining teams are 14th while European international football record breaking performance by Cristiano Ronaldo could only lead Portugal to the 13th spot.

Denmark are one of the teams not to suffer any defeat in regulation time are 12th while Spain with their passing abilities could only complete the top eleven.

Mexico are number ten while the colourful and star-studded Colombians the first on the single digit.

Full Ranking

32-Panama

31-Egypt

30-Australia

29-Costa Rica

28-Iceland

27-Morocco

26-Poland

25-Germany

24-Saudi Arabia

23-Tunisia

22-Serbia

21-Nigeria

20-Peru

19-Korea

18-Iran

17-Senegal

16-Argentina

15-Japan

14-Switzerland

13-Portugal

12-Denmark

11-Spain

10-Mexico

9-Colombia

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NPFL LEAGUE TABLE

POS.
CLUB
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
PTS
1
Plateau Utd
25
14
7
4
36
15
21
49
2
Rivers Utd
25
13
6
6
28
15
13
45
3
Lobi Stars
25
12
7
6
26
19
7
43
4
Rangers Intl
24
10
7
7
25
20
5
37
5
Enyimba
20
11
3
6
30
20
10
36
6
Akwa United
25
8
11
6
23
22
1
35
7
Kano Pillars
24
8
10
6
27
18
9
34
8
Dakkada FC
26
8
10
8
26
26
0
34
9
Sunshine Stars
25
9
7
9
27
29
-2
34
10
Katsina Utd
24
9
7
8
18
25
-7
37
11
Warri Wolves
24
9
6
9
25
23
2
33
12
FC Ifeanyi Ubah
25
10
3
12
25
28
-3
22
13
Heartland
25
9
5
11
21
21
0
32
14
MFM FC
25
8
7
10
19
19
0
31
15
Wikki Tourists
25
8
7
10
23
24
-1
31
16
Abia Warriors
25
8
6
11
23
28
-5
30
17
Nasarawa Utd
25
8
5
12
27
27
0
29
18
Jigawa GS
25
9
2
14
25
35
-10
29
19
Kwara Utd
25
8
4
13
23
33
-10
28
20
Adamawa Utd
25
6
2
17
17
47
-30
20