Zambia have dropped one place on the latest FIFA rankings.
Chipolopolo dropped from 59 to 60 on the latest rankings released on Thursday in Zurich.
Zambia are one place behind South Africa while their 2017 Africa Cup Group E qualifiers opponents Congo-Brazzaville are at number 54.
Meanwhile Zambia are 16th in Africa while Algeria lead at number 20 in the World.
Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana,Tunisia and Senegal complete the top five.