Copper Queens climb ten spots in latest FIFA rankings


Zambia Women’s national team has climbed 10 places up in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking, moving to 94 from 104.

This is the Copper Queens’ highest ever position in the ranking thanks to the 4-4 draw with China in the Group F fixture at Miyagi stadium on July 24.

Zambia lost 10-3 to Netherlands and 1-0 to Brazil in the other fixtures at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Their attention now shifts to the COSAFA Women’s Championship where they have been drawn in Group C alongside Namibia, Eswatini and Uganda at the tournament which will run from September 15-26 in Gqeberha.

The next eanking will be published on 10 December 2021.

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By FARPost Reporter