Azkals drop 3 places in world rankings


Posted at Jul 04 2012 05:34 PM | Updated as of Jul 05 2012 07:20 AM

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Azkals went down three places in the latest FIFA men’s football rankings.

From 149, the country’s national football team slipped to 152 according to FIFA’s website.

The Azkals are now behind Bangladesh (No. 151) but still ahead Indonesia (No. 153) and Palestine (No. 154).

In their most recent game, the Azkals ripped Guam, 3-0, at the Panaad Stadium in Bacolod City last June.

The Filipinos also salvaged a 2-2 draw against Indonesia at the Rizal Memorial Stadium following a scoreless deadlock against Malaysia.