Malaysia widened their lead over Singapore to five places after the release of the latest FIFA rankings.
Despite both nations losing their most recent Asian Cup qualifiers, Malaysia rose one spot to 166th, as Singapore fell two to a worst-ever 171st.
Singapore's current position is 51 spots below their average of 120th since the FIFA rankings began in 1993.
Their best ranking in the last decade came in 2009 when the Lions were 110th in the world.
While Malaysia's 166th is comfortably better than...