Vietnam have maintained their position as the best-ranked side from ASEAN in the latest edition of the FIFA Women’s World Rankings that was published on Friday.
Vietnam are ranked 34th in the FIFA Women’s World Rankings that makes them sixth best-ranked side in Asia behind Australia (8th), DPR Korea (9th), Japan (10th), China PR (16th) and Korea Republic (20th).
Despite the defeat, Thailand are the second highest-ranked side in ASEAN sitting 39th in the world and seventh in Asia.
— AFC (@theafcdotcom) September 27, 2019
Chinese Taipei (40th) and Uzbekistan (43rd) occupy the eighth and ninth spots in Asia ahead of Myanmar who rose one place in the world rankings to 45th.
India are 11th in Asia with a world ranking of 58.
Philippines women dropped two places to occupy 69th place while Malaysia gained one place to sit at 89th. Indonesia are 93rd in the world while Singapore are 125th.
The new 🌏 ASEAN women’s champions! 🇻🇳 👑
🇻🇳 #Vietnam have stunned hosts 🇹🇭 @Changsuek_TH to win the 🏆 @AFFPresse Women’s Championship 2019 in an ⚽ extra time thriller! 👏👏 🤩🤩#ASEAN #AFF #AFFWomen #Thailand #Myanmar #Philippines https://t.co/kO3RvcpiM5
— FOX Sports Asia (@FOXSportsAsia) August 27, 2019
The US women’s national team continue to be the No.1 side in the world ahead of second-placed Germany and Netherlands at third.