Argentina came in fifth, France rank seventh, the 2010 World Champions Spain are eighth whereas England stood to 13th, up from 16th spot last month.
The Australians were thumped 4-1 in Norway, with the Scandinavians jumping eight places to 49, and drew 0-0 with the 16th-ranked Colombians in London, in the Socceroos' final warm up matches before the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.
The Council didn't consider the proposal as it might allow investors to buy FIFA rights to the competition- the global football body has never sold FIFA competitions rights to external investors.
Russian Federation selected 11 host cities to be the venues for the matches of the 2018 World Cup and they are Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, Saransk, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Rostov-on-Don, Nizhny Novgorod, Yekaterinburg and Samara.
Seventh murder charge for alleged Toronto serial killer
Toronto police have released a photograph of a man who is believed to be a victim of alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur . Police now allege McArthur killed Faizi "on or about" December 29, 2010, according to documents filed in court Wednesday.
Real Madrid vs. Juventus: Champions League highlights and recap
This year at home in the Champions League , Madrid have defeated APOEL , Dortmund and PSG while drawing Spurs . Gareth Bale's future at Real Madrid was in doubt before Wednesday's Champions League tie against Juventus .
Kensington Palace reveals new royal baby details
Kate Middleton is due to give birth to her third royal baby this month in the private Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital Paddington. He acceded to the throne when he outlived his older brothers, George IV, who died without an heir, and Frederick, Duke of York.
Hopes of a unifying tournament for the region were eroded when Qatar's neighbors, including Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, cut diplomatic ties a year ago. The last one, hosted by the United Arab Emirates late a year ago, drew an average of just 16,500 spectators to its games.
"We have studied it, we have spoken to the (FIFA decision-making) Council".
Infantino was elected in 2016 following a corruption scandal that hit the organization in 2015. It would also help Infantino deliver on one of the promises he was elected on in 2016, which was to increase revenue. It also would provide a strong platform for Infantino to run for re-election next year.
According to several people with direct knowledge of the meeting, held in Bogotá, Colombia, last month, details of the offer were scant.