HA NOI (VNS) – Viet Nam share the highest rank in the Southeast Asian region with the Philippines, according to FIFA's February release.
They jumped one spot to 132nd in the world, although they did not compete in any tournament last month.
The Philippines, on the other hand, fell three spots.
They are followed by Myanmar (world No 141), Thailand (No 143) and Malaysia respectively.
In Asia, Iran, South Korea and Japan are most powerful squads.
Germany, Argentina and Colombia are the top three teams in the world. – VNS