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 Barcelona2058
GER2 Bayern2049
ESP3 Real Madrid2048
ESP4 Atlético1953
ENG5 Man City1942
ENG6 Chelsea1937
ITA7 Juventus1924
GER8 Dortmund1883
ENG9 Liverpool1863
FRA10 Paris SG1849
POR11 Benfica1848
ENG12 Arsenal1844
ESP13 Sevilla1834
ESP14 Valencia1804
ESP15 Bilbao1801
RUS16 Zenit1796


League match23 Sep 2014
ESP3 Real Madrid2048 85%
ESP71 Elche1618 5%
League match23 Sep 2014
GER2 Bayern2049 87%
GERPaderborn1543 3%
League match23 Sep 2014
GER81 Werder1595 27%
GER23 Schalke1763 43%


League match22 Sep 2014
ESP47 Getafe16600-15
ESP17 Valencia17903+15
League match22 Sep 2014
RUSAmkar Perm14601-8
RUS78 FC Krasnodar15992+8
League match22 Sep 2014
RUSTorpedo Moskva13921-7
RUS46 Dynamo Moskva16603+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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