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.

Click on flags, dates, club names or coach names and browse your way through football history...

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ESP1 Real Madrid2107
GER2 Bayern2085
ESP3 Barcelona2041
ENG4 Man City1962
ENG5 Chelsea1959
ESP6 Atlético1949
ITA7 Juventus1904
FRA8 Paris SG1864
ENG9 Man United1845
POR10 Benfica1845
ENG11 Arsenal1834
ESP12 Sevilla1810
ESP13 Valencia1802
GER14 Wolfsburg1802
GER15 Leverkusen1798
POR16 Porto1797


League match18 Dec 2014
ITACagliari1508 8%
ITA7 Juventus1904 76%
League match18 Dec 2014
ITA27 Napoli1742 66%
ITAParma1524 13%
League match18 Dec 2014
FRASochaux1512 59%
FRAAngers1394 17%


League match17 Dec 2014
GER17 Dortmund17962-2
GER14 Wolfsburg18002+2
League match17 Dec 2014
GER43 Hoffenheim16820-9
GER18 Leverkusen17891+9
League match17 Dec 2014
GER25 Gladbach17604+7
GER90 Werder15861-7

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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