Kyiv (QHA) -

Ukraine has retained its ninth place in the UEFA Country Ranking 2014 after the matches of the third qualifying round of the Champions League and the Europe League following the performance of clubs in European competitions over the last five years, reports Ukrinform.

When calculating the rating of a country, UEFA takes into account the performance of its clubs. It is used to determine the number of the country's representatives in European competition for the next season, Ukrinform informs.

As reported the first in the list is Spain, while the second and the third are England and Germany. To be mentioned Russia is ahead of Ukraine, retaining the eights place.

Andorra is in last, 53rd place.