Zurich: World and European champion Spain stay atop FIFA's monthly world rankings, despite losing a friendly to England which climbs two places to No. 5.
The Netherlands remain second but third-placed Germany narrowed the gap after winning 3-0 in a friendly between the sides.
South American champion Uruguay also closed on the top three, beating Chile and No. 9 Italy to remain unbeaten in 13 matches. Brazil fall one place to No. 6.