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Last Updated: Wednesday May 26 2010 13:09 GMT

England team get world ranking

England football team

England go into the World Cup as eighth best football team, according to the latest rankings.

Brazil are still the best team in the world, with Spain second and Portugal third according to footie chiefs Fifa.

England are the highest ranked team in their World Cup group, which includes America (14th), Slovenia (25th) and Algeria (30th).

The worst team taking part in the competition are North Korea who are 105th in the world.