Friday, April 8, 2016

Hooligan's Wake Up: USA up to #29 in latest FIFA Rankings

Yesterday's Matches
Europa League
Braga 1-2 Shakhtar Donetsk
(Eduardo 89')-(Rakitskiy 44')

Villarreal 2-1 Sparta Prague
(Bakambu 3', 63')-(Brabeck 45+4')

Borussia Dortmund 1-1 Liverpool
(Hummels 48')-(Origi 36')

Jurgen Klopp's Dortmund return results in an away goal for his side and a very realistic chance of moving on to the semi-finals. 

Athletic Bilbao 1-2 Sevilla
(Aduriz 47')-(Kolodziejczak 56', Iborra 83')

Headlines
The latest batch of FIFA ranking have come out and the USMNT has climbed a little bit. The Americans popped up one spot to number 29 on the rankings. That puts them third in the CONCACAF region behind Costa Rica at 25 and Mexico at 16. Here is the top ten in the world, including the new leaders, Argentina:

1. (+1) Argentina
2. (-1) Belgium
3. (+2) Chile
4. (+4) Colombia
5. (-1) Germany
6. (-3) Spain
7. (-1) Brazil
8. (-1) Portugal
9. (+2) Uruguay
10. (-1) England

Today's Matches
MLS
Philadelphia Union v. Orlando City- 7pm- Unimas

Bundesliga
Hertha Berlin v. Hannover 96- 2:30pm- FS2

La Liga
Granada v. Malaga- 2:30pm

Ligue 1
Montpellier v. Olympique Lyonnais- 2:30pm

Liga MX
Queretaro v. Toluca- 8:30pm- Univision Deportes
Santos v. Veracruz- 10:30pm

USL
Portland Timbers 2 v. Rio Grande Valley- 10pm- YouTube
LA Galaxy 2 v. Orange County Blues- 10:30pm- YouTube

No comments:

Post a Comment