La Seleccion ended 44 years without a major trophy by winning the European Championships in Austria and Switzerland last month. This triumph has seen them move up three places in the FIFA Rankings, and they now sit on top of the world.
rather disappointing Euros, Italy
have moved up one place from third into second, while Germany, who
finished runner-up in the recent finals, complete the top three.
casualties are Brazil and Argentina, who struggled in their recent World
Cup qualifiers, and have now moved down to fourth and sixth respectively, with Holland sandwiched in
between the middle of them.
Croatia, the Czech Republic, Portugal,
and Euro flops France
complete the top 10. England,
who failed to qualify for Euro 2008, are down to fifteenth.
8. Czech Republic