Kuala Lumpur: Japan continue to lead as the Continent's best team in the latest FIFA World Ranking, which remains unchanged due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Japan, ranked 28th, is followed by Islamic Republic of Iran in 33rd place, with Korea Republic in 40th.
Australia is ranked 42nd, with 2022 FIFA World Cup hosts, Qatar, in 55th to complete Asia's top five teams.
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IR Iran (33rd)
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