The rise in ranking is a positive development, but it does not relate well with disparities in Uganda’s performance at hand.
Former Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs has been named the new Wales manager.
The Chipolopolo benefit from a careless own-goal by Uganda Cranes goalie Benjamin Ochan in their 3-1 victory on Sunday.
The participating teams have been graded in three categories according to age.
"We want to start winning trophies so that's the aim. As long as the club keeps doing that then I'm happy here."
The 25-year-old has scored 23 goals in 29 matches in all competitions this season.
Timbe will be deputised by Francis Baraza and Leonard Odipo.
After last season's Champions League and La Liga double triumph, Real Madrid have already won three trophies this season.
The scoring feats of Salah have installed him as the public and media favourite to succeed Algerian Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City.
Retired Cameroon star Roger Milla was the last Africa-based winner of the award.
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