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Iran ranked best in Asia

29 May 2020, 09:59 GMT+10

TEHRAN, May 28 (Xinhua) -- Based on the latest FIFA Rankings, Iran is placed sixth in the world and the first in Asia, Tasnim news agency reported on Thursday.

Team Melli collected 1,603 points while Brazil and Spain are first and second with 1,810 and 1,801 points, respectively. Argentina remains third with 1,694 points.

The second best team in Asia is Japan, which is ranked 16th with 1,368 points.

Iran has been drawn along with South Korea, Saudi Arabia and Thailand in Group D of 2020 AFC Football Championships in August.

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