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Vol. 5 Num 557 Tue. December 20, 2005  
   
Sports


Brazil, Ghana take FIFA awards


Brazil won the top team title and Ghana the award for the most improved team in the 2005 FIFA world rankings published Monday.

World champions Brazil finished top for the fourth year in a row while unbeaten Ghana's five wins and three draws, which saw them reach their first World Cup finals, improved 27 places to finish 50th.

TOP 10
Pos Country Pts
1 Brazil 840
2 Czech Rep 796
3 Holland 791
4 Argentina 772
5 Mexico 768
Spain 768
France 768
8 USA 767
9 England 757
10 Portugal 754