Portugal have moved up to fifth in the monthly FIFA rankings after Cristiano Ronaldo's goals helped the country beat Sweden in the World Cup playoffs.
Portugal jumped nine places in the standings following their 4-2 aggregate win courtesy of Ronaldo's memorable second-leg hat trick.
Spain lead an unchanged top four ahead of Germany, Argentina and Colombia. After Portugal, it's Uruguay at No. 6 followed by Italy, Switzerland, Netherlands and Brazil.
Mexico are up two spots to No. 20 as a result of beating New Zealand in their intercontinental World Cup playoff.
At No. 59, Australia are the lowest-ranked team headed to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The four Asian teams to qualify for the World Cup have four of the five lowest rankings among all World Cup teams.
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.