The Black Stars of Ghana have dropped one place in the latest FIFA rankings to occupy the 54th place.
The Black Stars currently in Abu Dhabi preparing for the African Cup of Nations in Gabon, however, maintained the ninth spot in Africa.
The drop in ranking is mainly attributed to the failure of the Stars to win in their last five competitive matches.
Argentina, Brazil and Germany still occupy the first, second and third places in clash respectively.
Top 10 African teams:
Ivory Coast (34)
DR Congo (49)
Burkina Faso (53)