Football Club Rankings 1-26-15
Valencia Lyon, jump into the Rankings, while the two English squads drop a spot in this week’s rankings. We hope the close of the winter transfer period will shake things up a bit. We continue to have a log jam near the bottom of the Rankings, with slim margins separating the clubs who just missed. Thank of check us out, and please leave your thoughts in the comments.
Just Missed: Southampton, Roma, Wolfsburg, Arsenal, Porto
With a big win over Sevilla has Valencia into the Rankings for the first time this season. (nr)
It’s been a while since Lyon have been in the top 10, but they’re now to difficult to ignore. (nr)
A hard fought win over Saint Etienne has PSG only four points off Lyon in Ligue 1. (8-19)
7. Manchester City
We don’t put to much stock in domestic cup losses, but City drops one spot in the Rankings. (6-12)
6. Atletico Madrid
Surprised more wealthy clubs haven’t come after more of Atletico’s top players. (7-20)
Chelsea are out of the FA Cup, but that could be a good thing for them over the long run. (4-20)
Paul Pogba is quickly becoming the best midfielder in the world, and he could lead Juventus to new heights in 2015. (5-20)
Barcelona have been on great form and will look to challenge Bayern and Real for European supremacy. (3-20)
2. Bayern Munich
It seems like forever since Bayern last played a match, however as an undefeated team, it’s difficult for them to lose ground in the Rankings. (2-20)
1. Real Madrid
Nine weeks in a row Real have top the Rankings. (1-20-9)
Match of the Upcoming Week: 1/31 #5 Chelsea vs #7 Manchester City
The (numbers) are the previous week’s rank, followed by consecutive weeks ranked. The #1 team has a third number indicating weeks in the top spot.
Compiled by Michael Rizzo.