Vietnam stood still at 134th in the FIFA rankings released on April 14, having not competed for the past month.
Vietnamese football move one place up in the first FIFA rankings of the 2011 and now ranks 136th in the world and 3rd in the South East Asian Region, despite failing to defend its title at the AFF Cup 2010.
The Vietnamese women’s football team fell to ranks 34th in the world, palced after Thailand in the final FIFA rankings of 2010.
In FIFA’s new rankings released in May, Vietnam climbed 5 places to 117 and to be second only to Thailand in the Southeast Asia region, who were placed 106.
Vietnam jumped one place to world No. 118 in the FIFA rankings, the world football governing body announced on April 28.