Australia drop one spot to No.37 in the latest FIFA rankings after losing 3-2 to Romania in a friendly in Spain.
The Socceroos remain the No.2-ranked team in Asia, behind Japan.
Japan dropped seven spots in the rankings despite defeating Latvia 3-0 in a friendly.
Australia's highest ranking remains No.14, achieved in September 2009.
England, meanwhile, rose two places to No.4 in the FIFA rankings after defeating Brazil 2-1 in a friendly at Wembley.
Roy Hodgson's men enjoyed a memorable night at Wembley and now look up at just three teams on the list;
The latest rankings, released on the back of the Africa Cup of Nations, see
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