CLUB WORLD RANKING : LIVERPOOL FC NUMBER 1 !

Picture : Liverpool FC winner of the IFFHS Club World Ranking 2019

THIRD IFFHS AWARD FOR LIVERPOOL FC

Winner of the UEFA Champions League, the FIFA Club World Cup and the UEFA Supercup in 2019, Liverpool FC has won for the third time after 2001 and 2005 the  IFFHS CLUB WORLD RANKING in 2019 with 316 points.

Jürgen Klopp’s team preceded FC Barcelona, winner of La Liga and regular in the Top 10 since 2008 and Manchester City FC, winner of the Premier League.

Copa Libertadores winner Flamengo took place 4, being the only South American club in the Top 10.  Scotland’s Celtic FC registered his best ranking since 1991 at place 5. Valencia CF won 60 places to take place 6 before FC Ajax, again in the Top 10 since 23 years (6 in 1996).

Chelsea FC finished at the 8th place (19 in 2018), before Paris SG (14 in 2018) and Wolverhampton , which won 683 places in one year to enter in the Top 10 !

In Oceania, Hienghène Sports of New Caledonia took the first place before Magenta and New Zealand’s clubs Auckland City and Team Wellington.

In CONCACAF, Mexican club’s domination continued with Monterrey CF at the first place (7 in 2018) before Tigres UANL (second since 2017) and Club America (leader last year).

In Asia, Al Hilal FC (1 in 2017 and 26 in 2018) recovered the first place with a great year before Ulsan and Jeonbuk Motors (1 in 2018).

In Africa, Esperance de Tunis took again the first place six years later (1 in 2013) with the best result for an African club in the Club World Ranking (19) since 1991 !

Armenia club FC Ararat-Armenia realized the best progression in the Club World Ranking from 1542 th place to 233th place).

Top 100 : UEFA 62 , CONMEBOL 23 , CAF 11 , AFC 3 et CONCACAF 1
38 countries ( UEFA 25 , CONMEBOL 5 , CAF 5 , AFC 2 et CONCACAF 1 )
Brazil 9 , England 7 , Spain 7 , Italy 6 , Colombia 6

Top 200 : UEFA 120 , CONMEBOL 47 , CAF 18 , AFC 14 et CONCACAF 5
66 countries ( UEFA 39 , CONMEBOL 10 , CAF 9 , AFC 7 , et CONCACAF 1 )
Brazil 12 , Spain 10 , Colombia 10 , England  9 , France 8 , Italy 7

Al Hilal FC

Al Hilal FC

CF Monterrey

CF Monterrey

Hienghène Sports

Hienghène Sports

Esperance de Tunis

Esperance de Tunis

CR Flamengo

CR Flamengo

Liverpool FC

Liverpool FC

CONTINENT RANKINGS 2019
                             Top 10 OFC
 CW
 1560Hienghène Sports         New Caledonia / 1 /49,5NCL
 2789Magenta FCNew Caledonia / 1 /37NCL
 3809Auckland City FCNew Zeland / 1 /36NZL
 4912Team WellingtonNew Zeland / 1 /32,5NZL
 51031Lae City FCPapua New Guinea / 1 /28PNG
 61061Tupapa MaraerengaCook Islands / 1 /27,5COK
 71160AS VénusTahiti / 1 /24TAH
 81189AS Central SportTahiti / 1 /23,5TAH
1189AS TefanaTahiti / 1 /23,5TAH
1189Kiwi FCSamoa / 1 /23,5SAM
Top 10 CONCACAF
 166CF MonterreyMexico / 3 /156MEX
 2105Tigres UANLMexico / 3 /129MEX
 3144Club AméricaMexico / 3 /111,5MEX
 4153Club Santos LagunaMexico / 3 /109,5MEX
 5200FC LeónMexico / 3 /94MEX
 6246Atlanta United FCU S A / 2 /82USA
 7300Necaxa FCMexico / 3 /73,5MEX
 8316Deportivo SaprissaCosta Rica / 2 /71CRC
 9330Cobán ImperialGuatemala / 2 /69GUA
 10333CS HeredianoCosta Rica / 2 /68CRC
Top 10 AFC
 164Al Hilal FCSaudi Arabia / 2 /159KSA
 290Ulsan FCKorea Republic / 3 /138KOR
 394Jeonbuk Motors FCKorea Republic / 3 /135KOR
 4109Al Nassr FCSaudi Arabia / 2 /125KSA
 5124Kashima AntlersJapan / 2 /118,5JPN
 6140Al Sadd SCQatar / 2 /112QAT
140Pakhtakor Tachkent FKUzbekistan / 2 /112UZB
 8159Ha Noi FCVietnam / 1 /107,5VIE
 9166Shanghai SIPGChina / 2 /105,5CHN
 10167Shandong Luneng FCChina / 2 /105CHN
Top 10 CAF
 119Esperance Sportive TunisTunisia / 3 /213TUN
 262Etoile Sportive du SahelTunisia / 3 /161,5TUN
 367Wydad Casablanca ACMorocco / 3 /154,5MAR
 472Al Ahly SCEgypt / 2 /148,5EGY
 578RSB BerkaneMorocco / 3 /145,5MAR
78Zamalek SCEgypt / 2 /145,5EGY
 784TP MazembeCongo DR / 2 /142COD
 886Mamelodi Sundowns FCSouth Africa / 2 /140,5RSA
 991CS SfaxienTunisia / 3 /137,5TUN
 1092Raja Casablanca CAMorocco / 3 /136,5MAR
Top 10 CONMEBOL
 14CR FlamengoBrazil / 4 /275BRA
 212SE PalmeirasBrazil / 4 /229BRA
 313Club Atlético MineiroBrazil / 4 /224BRA
 415Grêmio FP AlegrenseBrazil / 4 /220BRA
 516CA River PlateArgentina / 4 /219ARG
 618SC InternacionalBrazil / 4 /217BRA
 720Club LibertadParaguay / 3 /211,5PAR
 824CA Boca JuniorsArgentina / 4 /199ARG
 926Deportes TolimaColombia / 4 /196COL
 1045Cerro PorteñoParaguay / 3 /175PAR
45Atlético NacionalColombia / 4 /175COL
Top 10 UEFA
 11Liverpool FCEngland / 4 /316ENG
 22FC BarcelonaSpain / 4 /293ESP
 33Manchester City FCEngland / 4 /284ENG
 45Celtic FCScotland / 3 /269SCO
 56Valencia CFSpain / 4 /268ESP
 67FC AjaxNetherlands / 3 /249,5NED
8Chelsea FCEngland / 4 /249ENG
 89PSGFrance / 4 /243FRA
 910Wolverhampton WanderersEngland / 4 /236ENG
 1011Dinamo ZagrebCroatia / 3 /234CRO
CLUB WORLD RANKING  Top 400
(1st January 2019 – 31st December 2019)
Place2018Country / level               Points
115 Liverpool FCEngland / 4 /316ENGUEFA
24FC BarcelonaSpain / 4 /293ESPUEFA
323Manchester City FCEngland / 4 /284ENGUEFA
448CR FlamengoBrazil / 4 /275BRACONMEBOL
512Celtic FCScotland / 3 /269SCOUEFA
666Valencia CFSpain / 4 /268ESPUEFA
717FC AjaxNetherlands / 3 /249,5NEDUEFA
819Chelsea FCEngland / 4 /249ENGUEFA
914PSGFrance / 4 /243FRAUEFA
10693Wolverhampton WanderersEngland / 4 /236ENGUEFA
1121Dinamo ZagrebCroatia / 3 /234CROUEFA
126 CR PalmeirasBrazil / 4 /229BRACONMEBOL
13183Club Atlético MineiroBrazil / 4 /224BRACONMEBOL
1427Rangers FCScotland / 3 /222,5SCOUEFA
1511Grêmio FP AlegrenseBrazil / 4 /220BRACONMEBOL
168CA River PlateArgentina / 4 /219ARGCONMEBOL
175FC JuventusItaly / 4 /218ITAUEFA
18169SC InternacionalBrazil / 4 /217BRACONMEBOL
1960Esperance Sportive de TunisTunisia / 3 /213TUNCAF
2061Club LibertadParaguay / 3 /211,5PARCONMEBOL
212Real Madrid CFSpain / 4 /202ESPUEFA
20Arsenal FCEngland / 4 /202ENGUEFA
2318FC Bayern MünchenGermany / 3 /201GERUEFA
2422CA Boca JuniorsArgentina / 4 /199ARGCONMEBOL
2533Crvena ZvezdaSerbia / 3 /197SRBUEFA
26115Deportes TolimaColombia / 4 /196COLCONMEBOL
104Olympiakos PiraeusGreece / 3 /196GREUEFA
28130KAA GentBelgium / 3 /195BELUEFA
2973Slavia PrahaCzech Republic / 3 /193,5CZEUEFA
3039SSC NapoliItaly / 4 /193ITAUEFA
31113CFR ClujRoumania / 3 /191,5ROUUEFA
32217RCD EspanyolSpain / 4 /190ESPUEFA
339Sevilla FCSpain / 4 /188ESPUEFA
3453Benfica SLPortugal / 3 /187,5PORUEFA
3534FC CopenhagenDenmark / 3 /186,5DENUEFA
36118Club BruggeBelgium / 3 /186BELUEFA
3725Tottenham Hotspur FCEngland / 4 /185ENGUEFA
77FC InternazionaleItaly / 4 /185ITAUEFA
31FC PortoPortugal / 3 /185PORUEFA
4069Eintracht FrankfurtGermany / 3 /181,5GERUEFA
228AZ AlkmaarNetherlands / 3 /181,5NEDUEFA
42112Stade de RennesFrance / 4 /178FRAUEFA
57APOELCyprus / 3 /178CYPUEFA
44139LASKAustria / 3 /175,5AUTUEFA
4513Atlético NacionalColombia / 4 /175COLCONMEBOL
46Cerro PorteñoParaguay / 3 /175PARCONMEBOL
4730Atalanta BCItaly / 4 /173ITAUEFA
149Sporting Clube BragaPortugal / 3 /173PORUEFA
4950Club OlimpiaParaguay / 3 /172,5PARCONMEBOL
5044Malmö FFSweden / 2 /172SWEUEFA
513RB SalzburgAustria / 3 /170,5AUTUEFA
5228Manchester United FCEngland / 4 /170ENGUEFA
41Athletico ParanaeseBrazil / 4 /170BRACONMEBOL
38AS RomaItaly / 4 /170ITAUEFA
551Club Atlético MadridSpain / 4 /169ESPUEFA
567Atlético JuniorColombia / 4 /168COLCONMEBOL
5725Olympique LyonnaisFrance / 4 /167FRAUEFA
58497Ferencvaros TCHungary / 2 /164HUNUEFA
59102LDU QuitoEcuador / 3 /162,5ECUCONMEBOL
6052SC CorinthiansBrazil / 4 /162BRACONMEBOL
81Deportivo CaliColombia / 4 /162COLCONMEBOL
62103Etoile Sportive du SahelTunisia / 3 /161,5TUNCAF
6323Cruzeiro ECBrazil / 4 /160BRACONMEBOL
64308Al Hilal FCSaudi Arabia / 2 /159KSAAFC
6534RB LeipzigGermany / 3 /156,5GERUEFA
66207CF MonterreyMexico / 3 /156MEXCONCACAF
67118Wydad Casablanca ACMorocco / 3 /154,5MARCAF
68228Getafe CFSpain / 4 /154ESPUEFA
40Societa Sportiva LazioItaly / 4 /154ITAUEFA
7065Shakhtar DonetskUkraine / 3 /151UKRUEFA
7151PFK LudogoretsBulgaria / 2 /150BULUEFA
7258Al Ahly SCEgypt / 2 /148,5EGYCAF
7393CD Independiente MedellinColombia / 4 /148COLCONMEBOL
74100PSV EindhovenNetherlands / 3 /147,5NEDUEFA
7537Dynamo KyivUkraine / 3 /146,5UKRUEFA
242Independiente Del ValleEcuador / 3 /146,5ECUCONMEBOL
7732Sporting CPPortugal / 3 /146PORUEFA
78111RSB BerkaneMorocco / 3 /145,5MARCAF
247Zamalek SCEgypt / 2 /145,5EGYCAF
80137Qarabag FKAzerbaijan / 2 /144AZEUEFA
8184FCSBRoumania / 3 /143ROUUEFA
82489Vitoria Guimaraes SCPortugal / 3 /142,5PORUEFA
128FK PartizanSerbia / 3 /142,5SRBUEFA
84143FC BaselSwitzerland / 2 /142SUIUEFA
81TP MazembeCongo DR / 2 /142CODCAF
86117Mamelodi Sundowns FCSouth Africa / 2 /140,5RSACAF
8796Fluminense FCBrazil / 4 /140BRACONMEBOL
88160SK Slovan BratislavaSlovakia / 2 /139SVKUEFA
89154FC FeyenoordNetherlands / 3 /138,5NEDUEFA
9095Ulsan FCKorea Republic / 3 /138KORAFC
91406CS SfaxienTunisia / 3 /137,5TUNCAF
9243PAOKGreece / 3 /136,5GREUEFA
92Raja Casablanca CAMorocco / 3 /136,5MARCAF
9462Jeonbuk Motors FCKorea Republic / 3 /135KORAFC
522Hassania US AgadirMorocco / 3 /135MARCAF
96150La Equidad FCColombia / 4 /134COLCONMEBOL
200CS EmelecEcuador / 3 /134ECUCONMEBOL
9828Apollon FCCyprus / 3 /133CYPUEFA
76FC ZenitRussia / 3 /133RUSUEFA
100143FK KrasnodarRussia / 3 /132,5RUSUEFA
10186FK BATEBelarus / 2 /132BLRUEFA
102132Delfin SCEcuador / 3 /130,5ECUCONMEBOL
103203América de CaliColombia / 4 /130COLCONMEBOL
10466FK AstanaKazakhstan / 2 /129,5KAZUEFA
10548AEK LarnacaCyprus / 3 /129CYPUEFA
162Tigres UANLMexico / 3 /129MEXCONCACAF
107195Petro de LuandaAngola / 2 /128,5ANGCAF
108217FC RijekaCroatia / 3 /126CROUEFA
109413Al Nassr FCSaudi Arabia / 2 /125KSAAFC
110228Torino FCItaly / 4 /124ITAUEFA
203Aberdeen FCScotland / 3 /124SCOUEFA
147Galatasaray SKTurkey / 3 /124TURUEFA
195CA ColónArgentina / 4 /124ARGCONMEBOL
73CA IndependienteArgentina / 4 /124ARGCONMEBOL
11589Rosenborg BKNorway / 2 /122,5NORUEFA
116128Villarreal CFSpain / 4 /122ESPUEFA
497Deportivo PastoColombia / 4 /122COLCONMEBOL
288RCA StrasbourgFrance / 4 /122FRAUEFA
59BV Borussia DortmundGermany / 3 /122GERUEFA
120177CA PeñarolUruguay / 2 /120URUCONMEBOL
121107Hapoel Be’er Sheva FCIsrael / 3 /119,5ISRUEFA
132Al Hilal Omdurman ECSudan / 2 /119,5SDNCAF
12375Standard LiègeBelgium / 3 /119BELUEFA
12468Kashima AntlersJapan / 2 /118,5JPNAFC
125165CS Universitatea CraoivaRoumania / 3 /118ROUUEFA
36 Club NacionalUruguay / 2 /118URUCONMEBOL
12769AEK AthensGreece / 3 /117GREUEFA
841º de AgostoAngola / 2 /117ANGCAF
254Club Sporting CristalPeru / 2 /117PERCONMEBOL
13055Santos FCBrazil / 4 /116BRACONMEBOL
126Horoya ACGuinea / 1 /116GUICAF
132418TrabzonsporTurkey / 3 /114,5TURUEFA
62Maccabi Tel Aviv FCIsrael / 3 /114,5ISRUEFA
13493Viktoria PlzenCzech Republic / 3 /114CZEUEFA
459Maccabi Haifa FCIsrael / 3 /114ISRUEFA
136252ShakhtyorBelarus / 2 /113BLRUEFA
137329ZoryaUkraine / 3 /112,5UKRUEFA
337Universidad CatolicaEcuador / 3 /112,5ECUCONMEBOL
208Istanbul BaşakşehirTurkey / 3 /112,5TURUEFA
14055Millonarios FCColombia / 4 /112COLCONMEBOL
130Al Sadd SCQatar / 2 /112QATAFC
352FC MelgarPeru / 2 /112PERCONMEBOL
394Pakhtakor TachkentUzbekistan / 2 /112UZBAFC
14499Club AméricaMexico / 3 /111,5MEXCONCACAF
145172Club GuaraníParaguay / 3 /111PARCONMEBOL
97Young Boys BernSwitzerland / 2 /111SUIUEFA
132Legia WarszawaPoland / 2 /111POLUEFA
148594Pyramids FCEgypt / 2 /110,5EGYCAF
149643FC ČukaričkiSerbia / 3 /110SRBUEFA
143San Lorenzo CAArgentina / 4 /110ARGCONMEBOL
125NK MariborSlovenia / 2 /110SVNUEFA
181F91 DudelangeLuxemburg / 1 /110LUXUEFA
153200Club Santos LagunaMexico / 3 /109,5MEXCONCACAF
154224Caracas FCVenezuela / 2 /109VENCONMEBOL
155156Botafogo FRBrazil / 4 /108BRACONMEBOL
189AS Saint-EtienneFrance / 4 /108FRAUEFA
217CSD MacaráEcuador / 3 /108ECUCONMEBOL
459Linfield FCNorthern Ireland / 2 /108NIRUEFA
1591109Ha Noi FCVietnam / 1 /107,5VIEAFC
16072AS Vita ClubCongo DR / 2 /107CODCAF
16144Milan ACItaly / 4 /106ITAUEFA
625Universidad CatolicaChile / 2 /106CHICONMEBOL
369Dinamo TbilisiGeorgia / 2 /106GEOUEFA
298Riga FCLatvia / 2 /106LVAUEFA
172FC SheriffMoldova / 2 /106MDAUEFA
166156Shanghai SIPGChina / 2 /105,5CHNAFC
167274LOSC LilleFrance / 4 /105FRAUEFA
565Antwerp FCBelgium / 3 /105BELUEFA
459Shandong LunengChina / 2 /105CHNAFC
170122TSV Bayer 04 LeverkusenGermany / 3 /104,5GERUEFA
17191FC BrøndbyDenmark / 3 /104DENUEFA
194Lokomotiv MoscowRussia / 3 /104RUSUEFA
548Argentinos JuniorsArgentina / 4 /104ARGCONMEBOL
110ZESCO UnitedZambia / 2 /104ZAMCAF
175610VFL WolfsburgGermany / 3 /103,5GERUEFA
176183FK SūduvaLithuania / 2 /103LTUUEFA
177529Al Ittihad FCSaudi Arabia / 2 /102,5KSAAFC
178418FC NantesFrance / 4 /102FRAUEFA
47Olympique MarseilleFrance / 4 /102FRAUEFA
180187Guangzhou Evergrande FCChina / 2 /101,5CHNAFC
324AIKSweden / 2 /101,5SWEUEFA
182732Sanfrecce HiroshimaJapan / 2 /101JPNAFC
154Molde FKNorway / 2 /101NORUEFA
184210FC ViitorulRoumania / 3 /100,5ROUUEFA
533Zulia FCVenezuela / 2 /100,5VENCONMEBOL
186105CD Once CaldasColombia / 4 /100COLCONMEBOL
18779FC MidtjyllandDenmark / 3 /99,5DENUEFA
548Shamrock RoversRepublic of Ireland / 2 /99,5IRLUEFA
189107São Paulo FCBrazil / 4 /99BRACONMEBOL
19081Real BetisSpain / 4 /98ESPUEFA
592FK Mladá BoleslavCzech Republic / 3 /98CZEUEFA
141Club Jorge WilstermannBolivia / 2 /98BOLCONMEBOL
648CD PalestinoChile / 2 /98CHICONMEBOL
194143Dundalk FCRepublic of Ireland / 2 /97,5IRLUEFA
195473Bnei Yehuda FCIsrael / 3 /97ISRUEFA
183CSKA SofiaBulgaria / 2 /97BULUEFA
197452Urawa RedsJapan / 2 /95,5JPNAFC
198621IFK NorrköpingSweden / 2 /95SWEUEFA
483FC SaburtaloGeorgia / 2 /95GEOUEFA
200288Athletic Club BilbaoSpain / 4 /94ESPUEFA
366Crystal Palace FCEngland / 4 /94ENGUEFA
369Watford FCEngland / 4 /94ENGUEFA
202NKOsijekCroatia / 3 /94CROUEFA
321FC LeónMexico / 3 /94MEXCONCACAF
205533Borussia M’gladbachGermany / 3 /93GERUEFA
179Club BolívarBolivia / 2 /93BOLCONMEBOL
207321Zob Ahan FCIran / 2 /92,5IRNAFC
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