Which Country is the Best at Soccer, Relatively?

We all know that Germany is the best soccer country in the world (shut up, angry Argentians/Spaniards/whatever). But, they do have a population of 60 something million to draw their resources upon.

So, out of the top 20 teams and Australia, which does the best relatively? The formula is:

[June 2015 FIFA ranking points]/([population]/1,000,000)

And the results are…

Far and away, Uruguay is the best relatively, and yet they can’t find a striker who won’t bite people. The full table is here for you to gleam your own insights.



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