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England, we're coming for you: Northern Ireland react to new FIFA World Rankings

Northern Ireland have moved up to 20th in the latest FIFA World Rankings - but they harbour even loftier ambitions.

It's already an all-time high for Michael O'Neill's side, who moved up three places, past Iceland, Sweden and Costa Rica, thanks to recent victories over San Marino and Czech Republic.

And with England dropping two places from 13th to 15th in the latest list, it means a mere five places separate the two sides.

Could Northern Ireland eventually surpass their near neighbours? They sure hope so, as the official Northern Ireland twitter account reacted to the latest news in great style:

What is it they say? #DaretoDream?

A video posted by the NI twitter account showed just how impressive their recent run has been:

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