Mexico and the USMNT’s Copa America Centenario successes sent them up the latest FIFA rankings. El Tri moves up two spots to 14, while the Yanks hit 25. That’s six spots better, just above the Netherlands.
The Top Five of Argentina, Belgium, Colombia, Germany and Chile remains unchanged, though there were some big movers just outside it. France leaps 10 spots to seventh while Wales gains 15 spots to 11th, moving two slots ahead of England.
Croatia, Poland and Iceland surge double-digits places into the Top 25. Venezuela’s solid Copa gives its a 31-place boost to No. 46, and Guinea-Bissau is up 40 to 75.
No. 93 New Zealand is the biggest gainer, rising 54 places.
The big losers? Austria is down 11 to 21 after going bottom of its group at EURO, while aforementioned Holland’s inactivity sinks its standing.