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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GER1 Bayern2084
ESP2 Real Madrid2078
ESP3 Barcelona2050
ESP4 Atlético1959
ENG5 Chelsea1951
ENG6 Man City1942
ITA7 Juventus1907
FRA8 Paris SG1867
GER9 Dortmund1862
ENG10 Liverpool1839
POR11 Benfica1838
ESP12 Sevilla1837
ENG13 Arsenal1827
ESP14 Valencia1801
ENG15 Man United1797
GER16 Leverkusen1792


Group match23 Oct 2014
FRA45 Lille1665 36%
ENG21 Everton1780 34%
Group match23 Oct 2014
RUS69 FC Krasnodar1615 32%
GER24 Wolfsburg1765 38%
Group match23 Oct 2014
BELStandard1480 14%
ESP12 Sevilla1837 64%


Group match22 Oct 2014
ENG9 Liverpool18500-12
ESP2 Real Madrid20663+12
Group match22 Oct 2014
GRE39 Olympiakos16871+14
ITA7 Juventus19200-14
Group match22 Oct 2014
GER22 Leverkusen17792+10
RUS19 Zenit17830-10

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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