First of its kind, the ranking according to BSWW, the governing body of world beach soccer will be released at the end of each month.
The ranking took into consideration the performances of teams in all competitions from February 2015 to January 2019. The competitions considered in the rankings during the stipulated period include FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, Continental Qualifiers for the Beach Soccer World Cup, Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup, Continental Beach Soccer League, Cups and Games, Beach Soccer Worldwide Tours (Category 1 & 2) and Friendly matches.
Senegal who demolished Nigeria 6-1 in the final of the African beach soccer competition is the best team in Africa.
and Cote d’Ivoire (39th)
are the African teams in the top 50.
Libya (56th), Tanzania (58th), Mozambique (61st), Ghana (66th), Cape Verde (69th), Uganda (71st), Kenya (82nd), South Africa (85th), Seychelles (87th), Mauritius (91st), Djibouti (92nd), Tunisia (94th), Algeria (96th) and Zanzibar (99th) complete the ranked African teams.