Iran Futsal Remains Unchanged in World Rankings
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Iranian national futsal team remained in sixth place in the latest world rankings published on Wednesday.
Team Melli sits in sixth place with 1654 points.
Brazil stayed top in the world with 1942 points, followed by Spain (1807), Portugal (1696), Russia (1686) and Argentina (1660).
Asian teams Japan and Thailand are 16th and 18th with 1358 and 1285 points, respectively in the ranking.
Iran finished at third place at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 after a 4-3 penalty shootout win over Portugal following a 2-2 draw.
Iran also won the title of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Futsal Championship for the 12th time in February and claimed the title in the Asian Indoor Games in September.