Romania holds 28th place in FIFA ranking
The first 9 places remained unchanged, Brazil ranking first, followed by Spain and Portugal. Ukraine, Romania’s opponent in the friendly football match on Saturday, ranks 23rd, two places upwards. Macedonia, which Romania will meet on June 2, ranks 61st, while Honduras, the opponent on June 5, ranks 38th. Romania’s opponents in the 2012 European Championship preliminaries rank as follows: France, 9th, Bosnia, 51st, Belarus, 82nd, Luxembourg, 127th.