South Korean men’s football has dropped a spot in the FIFA rankings released on Thursday landing at No. 40.

In the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Iran was the top, while ranking 33rd overall, followed by South Korea (40), Japan (51), Australia (55) and Saudi Arabia (57).

Korea also ranks second in Group A in the final Asian qualifying round for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, where they are also paired with Uzbekistan (63), Qatar (84), China (86) and Syria (95).

Korea’s next match is against China on the road March 23. The week after that, Korea will host Syria on the 28th in Seoul.

Argentina remained atop the FIFA rankings, followed by Brazil, Germany, Chile and Belgium.

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