Football is a sport played by two teams consisting of 11 players each. It is the most popular sport in the world. In the most famous matches attract crowds of ore than 100,000 in some stadiums and many more in front of television also. Football clubs are introduced in the world because of the high popularity of this game and people are keen to watch football tournaments all over the world. Here we are listing top five football clubs as per IFFHS Club World Ranking.
FC Barcelona ( 291 points)
Barcelona is a popular professional football club, founded in 1899 by a group of footballers led by Joan Gamper based in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It is second most valuable sports team in the world, worth $3.16 billion, and the second richest football club in the world in terms of revenue, with an annual turnover of €560.8 million. It is the most supported teams in the world and leading social media following in the world among sports teams. They won 23 La Liga, 27 Copa del Rey, 11 Supercopa de España, 3 Copa Eva Duarte and 2 Copa de la Liga trophies and the record holder for the latter four competitions in domestically. Barcelona has won five UEFA Champions League titles, a record four UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup, a shared record five UEFA Super Cup, a record three Inter-Cities Fairs Cup and a record three FIFA Club World Cup trophies in international club football.
Juventus F.C ( 286 points)
Juventus is one the leading and popular professional Italian association football founded in 1897, club based in Turin, Piedmont.Agnelli family is the owner of Juventus FC. They has won two intercontinental cups, two european champion clubs’ Cup, one european cup winners’ Cup, three UEFA Cups, oneUEFA Intertoto Cup and two UEFA Super Cups. Juventus Stadium is the home ground for Juventus FC. Andrea Agnelli is the chairman and Massimiliano Allegri is the manager of this club.
S.S.C. Napoli (268 points)
Napoli is a one of the leading professional football club based in Naples,Campania. They are the champion of 12 domestic trophies. They have won the UEFA Cup in 1988–89. They are the one of the highest incomes and largest fanbases in the world. The club has been home to many great players, including Diego Maradona, Fabio Cannavaro, Gianfranco Zola. Stadio San Paolo is the home ground of Napoli and Aurelio De Laurentiis is the president, Maurizio Sarri is the head coach of Napoli.
FC Bayern München ( 263 points)
FC Bayern München is a German football club based in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, founded in 1900 and led by Franz John. They has won a record 25 national titles and 17 national cups. They also won one UEFA Cup, one European cup winners’ cup, one UEFA super cup, one FIFA club world cup and two intercontinental cups. Allianz Arena is the home ground of FC Bayern München. Red and white are the official team colors. It is the third biggest football club in the world in terms of revenue. Karl Hopfner is the president, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is the chairman and Pep Guardiola is the manager of FC Bayern München.
Paris Saint-Germain F.C ( 257 points)
Paris Saint-Germain F.C is a French professional association football club based in Paris and it is popularly known as PSG. The club was formed in 1970 by the merger of Paris FC and Stade Saint-Germain. PSG have won six Ligue 1 titles, nine Coupes de France, five Coupes de la Ligue, five Trophées des Champions and theLigue 2 title once in domestically and have won one UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup and one UEFA Intertoto Cup in internationally. Qatar Sports Investments is the owner and Nasser Al-Khelaifi is the president of NSG. Parc des Princes is the home stadium of PSG.