Date: 1st April 2021 at 3:47pm
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Italy’s impressive form under Roberto means the Azzurri are rising up the FIFA rapidly.

Italy won all three of their World Cup qualifiers in the international , meaning they’ll rise to seventh on the list, overtaking , Uruguay, and Mexico at once. This is impressive considering when Mancini took over, the Azzurri were ranked 21st.

football hit rock bottom in 2017 when they to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, but Mancini has steadily rebuilt the side, helped by an influx of young talent.

remain at the top of the men’s rankings, with France and Brazil behind them