The West Africa nation was one of the best movers in the July classification as they moved 30 places to 83rd from 113 with 177 points then.
The country also made progress in the Africa ranking moving up from 17 to 16 above Congo, Kenya, Libya, Mauritania, and the 2017 African Cup of Nations host, Gabon.
Sierra Leone’s group F 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier opponents, Ghana are placed 50th in the world stage and 9 in Africa while Kenya followed in 82nd and 18th in World and Africa respectively.
Ethiopia are the least ranked team in the group and despite their progress, they still sit 36 places in Africa and 120 on the global stage.
Egypt retained the top spot in the continent followed by Democratic Republic of Congo, Senegal Tunisia and African champions Cameroon in respective order while Brazil knocked World Champions Germany off the top in the world rankings. Argentina are in third while Switzerland sit fourth places.
By: Sahr Morris Jr.