The Caltex Socceroos have climbed two places in the latest FIFA world rankings.
Australia are now up to number 44 in the world, moving above Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Graham Arnold's side kicked off their FIFA World Cup 2022™ campaign with a 3-0 win over Kuwait on September 11 (AEST), the team's only match of the last rankings period.
Belgium remain the top side in the world according to world football's governing body.
2018 FIFA World Cup winners France have moved above Brazil into second.
The next rankings will be published in October.
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