Rivers United ranked best club in Nigeriaby Blessing 18/01/2018 | 1:44 0 Posted in Business, News, Social Issues, Sports Rivers United have been ranked the best Nigerian club in 2017 by the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) , writes the organization in its latest club world ranking. The team from Port Harcourt took joint 221st position in the ranking along with CA Boca Juniors, Al Ain FC, Hertha BSC, FK Lokomotiv Tashkent, Panionios FC, São Paulo FC and šK Slovan Bratislava.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: Kevin Hart appeared drunk at Super Bowl, bounced by security guards from getting on stage (Photos & Video)Rivers United ranked higher than English Premier League clubs Burnley, Southampton FC, Stoke City FC and Swansea City AFC, Crystal Palace FC and AFC Bournemouth.Real Madrid are the top team in the world, Gremio the second and Manchester United occupied third position.Barcelona, PSG, Flamengo, Juventus, Bayern Munich, Manchester City and Red Bull Salzburg complete the top ten in that order.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: Enyimba F.C Of Aba get N30m for winning the Nigerian leagueFour of the top five African clubs are based in North Africa. Al Ahly SC is first followed by Etoile du Sahel, Esperance ST, TP Mazembe and Club Africain.The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) is the 63rd strongest national league in the world, according to the Lausanne based organization. Enjoy and Share Post:FacebookTwitterGoogleRedditLinkedInEmailPinterestloading... loading... Tags:NFF, nfl, Nigerian league, rivers united  Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.Name Email Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.