Oranjevrouwen thanks to EK-profit to highest ranking ever on FIFA list
The Dutch women are on Friday released FIFA ranking rose to seventh place. It is the first time that Orange in the top ten.
The rise of the team of national coach Sarina Wiegman is due to the EK-profit in our own country last month. The netherlands is the twelfth place, and will pass Japan, Brazil, North Korea, and Sweden.
The United States enter the list is still always on, followed by Germany at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS was in the quarter-finals. England, that at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in the semi-final battle of Orange lost, has risen from the fifth to the third place.
Denmark climbs also on the new list. The losing EK-finalist, rising three spots. The Deensen on september 15, the next opponent of the Oranjevrouwen in a practice duel in Horsens.
Thousands of people are celebrating Oranjevrouwen after the canal tour in Utrecht
World cup 2019
On 24 October the Netherlands played the first kwalificatieduel for the world cup 2019 in France against Norway. The Scandinavian women are the number fourteen of the FIFA rankings. In a groepsduel on the last EK was Orange with 1-0 too strong. The Noorsen stranded in the group stage and decreased this to three places on the ranking.
The Oranjevrouwen are in a pool with Ireland (33rd in the world ranking), Northern Ireland (sixtieth), and Slovakia (43rd).