days, players | Ronaldinho Gaúcho
The Confederação Brasileira de Futebol wizard represented his country in two FIFA World Cups, and was an integral part of the team that triumphed in 2002. He scored two goals, including a curling free-kick from 40 yards out against England, registered two assists and was named in the All-Star Team.
It's the final FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking ahead of Russia 2018, and some World Cup sides have climbed...
International Friendlies involving Russia 2018-bound sides:
Korea Republic 2-0 Honduras
Nigeria 1-1 Congo DR
Turkey 2-1 IR Iran
Italy 2-1 Saudi Arabia
Portugal 2-2 Tunisia
France 2-0 Republic of Ireland