On June 10th, the FIFA council announced that it would overhaul the way FIFA ranks international teams.
The way FIFA has ranked international teams in the past has been heavily criticized. It is primarily because the rankings of a team was determined on the result of a game and not the quality of opposition a team was facing.
But now FIFA has decided to implement ELO Ranking System while announcing the ranking of National Mens team.
What is ELO RANKING SYSTEM?
How will it affect Indian Football?
The ELO Ranking System will have an adverse effect on Indian Football as the Blue Tigers who are currently ranked 97 (as of July 24, 2018) will now be ranked 159. It is because since the last few m