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 Barcelona2069
ESP2 Real Madrid2062
GER3 Bayern2048
ESP4 Atlético1957
ITA5 Juventus1937
ENG6 Chelsea1923
ENG7 Man City1893
ESP8 Valencia1874
ESP9 Sevilla1866
GER10 Wolfsburg1858
FRA11 Paris SG1848
ENG12 Arsenal1845
ENG13 Man United1840
POR14 Benfica1834
POR15 Porto1819
ENG16 Liverpool1814


League match29 Mar 2015
ESP75 Gijon16130-1
League match29 Mar 2015
League match29 Mar 2015

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 continuous 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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