The Armenian national team has moved seven positions up in FIFA World Ranking and currently ranks 75th.
Spain will finish the year at the summit for the fifth time in succession – an achievement which earns them the ‘Team of the Year’ title – followed by Germany, Argentina and Italy.
The results of 143 internationals have been taken into account for the current edition of the FIFA World Ranking. In total in 2012, the results of 900 matches have been taken into account, more than half of which were friendlies (465, 52 per cent) and more than a quarter of which were qualifying matches for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ (257, 29 cent).
The next FIFA World Ranking will be published on 17 January 2013.