Uganda Cranes players in training on Sunday morning at StarTimes Stadium

Uganda Cranes has slipped by one position from 82nd to 83rd in the month of September 2018 FIFA Rankings.

Uganda Cranes players in a prayer session after the Monday training at Lugogo.

The latest FIFA rankings were released on Thursday, 20th September 2018.

Uganda has 1289 points from last month’s 1296 points.

The slip follows the goal-less stalemate with Tanzania Taifa Stars in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Regardless of Uganda’s fall, the Cranes remain CECAFA region’s top ranked nation.

Kenya is the second ranked country after Uganda after climbing five places to 107th(1204 points).

Sudan drops by a position from 131st to 132nd.

Rwanda, too, falls by one position to 137th.

Tanzania and Burundi remain static in the 140th and 148th positions respectively.

Belgium and France jointly lead the overall standings with 1729 points apiece as Brazil (1663) is third in the whole world.