Football Confederation Rankings


AFC

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This is a list of the teams in the league, AFC, ranked by their SPI. This is not the current standings.

Average: 25.49 - Stdev: 22.1

Best: Japan - 76.1 Worst: Macau - 0.7

Team SPI
1. Japan 76.1
2. South Korea 72.7
3. Iran 68.3
4. Australia 63.0
5. Saudi Arabia 60.4
6. Uzbekistan 56.9
7. Oman 51.9
8. Bahrain 50.9
9. Qatar 48.2
10. Iraq 46.6
11. United Arab Emirates 45.4
12. Jordan 44.8
13. Vietnam 39.7
14. China PR 39.2
15. Palestine 37.3
16. Syria 31.3
17. North Korea 31.0
18. Thailand 29.4
19. Tajikistan 29.2
20. Kuwait 28.0
21. Kyrgyzstan 27.2
22. Lebanon 25.1
23. India 22.6
24. Turkmenistan 21.3
25. Malaysia 20.3
26. Indonesia 17.1
27. Hong Kong 14.0
28. Philippines 13.9
29. Singapore 12.0
30. Afghanistan 11.1
31. Nepal 8.7
32. Yemen 8.5
33. Maldives 5.8
34. Mongolia 5.8
35. Chinese Taipei 5.8
36. Bangladesh 4.7
37. Myanmar 4.4
38. Guam 4.1
39. Cambodia 3.3
40. Northern Mariana Islands 2.4
41. Sri Lanka 2.0
42. Pakistan 1.7
43. Brunei 1.7
44. Laos 1.4
45. Bhutan 1.0
46. Timor-Leste 0.7
47. Macau 0.7

Histogram of teams in: AFC





Football League Rankings uses data from the awesome Global Club Soccer Rankings by FiveThirtyEight!

How does it work?

Pretty simple! It takes the rankings of all national teams from FiveThirtyEight, groups them into what confederation they belong too, and calculates the average SPI (Soccer Power Index) and the standard deviation of the values!

For more information about SPI ratings and how the ratings work in general - check out FiveThirtyEight's overview here.