Football Club Elo Ratings

Welcome to, a website that provides Elo ratings for club football from the early days of the European Cups until today. A club's Elo rating is an estimation of its strength based on past results allowing predictions for the future.

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ESP1 Real Madrid2084
GER2 Bayern2074
ESP3 Barcelona2053
ESP4 Atlético1981
ENG5 Man City1944
ENG6 Chelsea1924
ENG7 Liverpool1922
GER8 Dortmund1909
ITA9 Juventus1906
FRA10 Paris SG1883
POR11 Benfica1870
ENG12 Man United1858
ENG13 Arsenal1837
ENG14 Everton1834
ESP15 Sevilla1823
ITA16 Roma1801


League match23 Apr 2014
FRA10 Paris SG1883 81%
FRAEvian TG1523 6%
2 legs (51% - 49%)23 Apr 201429 Apr 2014
ESP1 Real Madrid2084 45%2084 28%
GER2 Bayern2074 24%2074 45%


League match22 Apr 2014
ENG91 Leicester15801+8
2 legs (55% - 45%)22 Apr 201430 Apr 2014
ESP4 Atlético19850-41981 32%
ENG7 Chelsea19200+41924 41%

Average Elo of Top Leagues

Which league is the best in Europe? While it is certainly possible to group leagues into better and less good leagues, it is hard to find a universally recognised scale. ... (read more)

Historic Rating Correction Required

A very important question for a rating system like the Football Club Elo Ratings is how to choose the initial values. This is a smaller problem when continous data for more than 50 years is available, but it becomes a big issue if your ratings start ... (read more)

Big Clubs' Eras

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