Thursday, February 14, 2013

Fifa World Rankings February 2013

Fifa World Rankings February 2013

Fifa's World Rankings for February 2013 were published today at FIFA HQ in Zurich, Switzerland. The Fifa World Rankings are now published on Thursday and not Wednesday as before.

Euro 2012 winners Spain are on top of the FIFA rankings on Valentine's Day followed by Germany, Argentina, and yes, England, then Italy, Colombia, Portugal and Holland. Croatia and Russia round out the top ten. Copa America champions Uruguay are 16th, while Brazil remain stuck in 18th, their lowest ever ranking. A resurgent Belgium stay 20th.

Ranking Team
1 Spain
2 Germany
3 Argentina
4 England
5 Italy
6 Colombia
7 Portugal
8 The Netherlands
9 Croatia
10 Russia
11 Greece
12 Côte d'Ivoire
13 Ecuador
14 Switzerland
15 Mexico
16 Uruguay
17 France
18 Brazil
19 Ghana
20 Belgium


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Saturday, February 2, 2013

Macclesfield Town

Macclesfield Town

Unfortunately Macclesfield Town are back in the Conference after surviving in the Football League from 1996-2012.

Macclesfield Town FC


Macclesfield Town play their home games at Moss Rose stadium with a capacity of 6,355 spectators.

Macclesfield have been in existence since 1874 and are nicknamed the Silkmen due to Macclesfield's connection with the silk industry.

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Previous Macclesfield managers have included Sammy McIlroy, who took the club into the Football League, Paul Ince and Brian Horton. Steve King is the current boss.

Macc reached the 4th round of the FA Cup narrowly losing 1-0 at home to Wigan after beating Cardiff 2-1 in the previous round.

Macclesfield Town FC

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