If Robert Lewandowski’s switch from Bayern Munich does occur, he’d be turning his again on the second greatest membership on the earth.
It’s been reported the striker desires to LEAVE the German giants and search a brand new problem with one other prime European membership.
He’s already at one in Bayern, who’ve gained the Bundesliga for eight straight seasons and gained the Champions League a 12 months in the past.
However based on stats web site FiveThirtyEight, they’re the second greatest membership on the earth, with loads of Premier League illustration within the rankings.
Nonetheless, Champions League winners Chelsea are fifth, behind Liverpool, with eighth place Manchester United becoming a member of rivals City within the prime ten.
Barcelona and Actual Madrid, who’re third and sixth respectively, whereas Paris Saint-Germain are seventh, whereas Ajax (ninth) and Atletico Madrid (tenth) make up the remainder.
There’s no room for Juventus within the checklist and it’s a must to go all the way down to fourteenth to search out the fallen Serie A champions – possibly that’s why Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly desires out?
Additional down the desk you’ve two extra Premier League golf equipment with Arsenal and Tottenham in 17th and 18th respectively.
The White Hart Lane devoted could also be stunned to see their north London rivals above them contemplating the differing begins to the season.
International membership soccer rankings
- Manchester City (Soccer Energy Index: 91.6)
- Bayern Munich (Soccer Energy Index: 90.6)
- Barcelona (Soccer Energy Index: 88.9)
- Liverpool (Soccer Energy Index: 88.6)
- Chelsea (Soccer Energy Index: 88.5)
- Actual Madrid (Soccer Energy Index: 87.0)
- Paris Saint-Germain (Soccer Energy Index: 85.7)
- Manchester United (Soccer Energy Index: 85.6)
- Ajax (Soccer Energy Index: 85.5)
- Atletico Madrid (Soccer Energy Index: 84.9)
- Borussia Dortmund (Soccer Energy Index: 84.1)
- RB Leipzig (Soccer Energy Index: 84.0)
- Inter Milan (Soccer Energy Index: 83.3)
- Juventus (Soccer Energy Index: 81.8)
- Sevilla (Soccer Energy Index: 80.1)
- Atalanta (Soccer Energy Index: 80.1)
- Arsenal (Soccer Energy Index: 79.7)
- Tottenham (Soccer Energy Index: 79.1)
- RB Salzburg (Soccer Energy Index: 78.6)
- Napoli (Soccer Energy Index: 78.4)
So how is all of it labored out? The scores function a finest estimate of a crew’s total energy.
Each crew has an attacking ranking that represents the variety of targets it will be anticipated to attain in opposition to a median crew on a impartial area.
Additionally they have a defensive ranking that represents the variety of targets it will be anticipated to concede. These scores produce an total Soccer Energy Index rating.
Manchester City have naturally been linked with Lewandowski as they search a substitute for Sergio Aguero.
Harry Kane is considered their prime goal and information of Lewandowski’s need may throw a spanner within the works of that large cash transfer.
“I feel he’s the perfect striker on the earth,” former Premier League marksman Dean Ashton instructed talkSPORT.
“By way of a no.9 and the function he performs, I don’t suppose there’s anybody higher than him and I embrace Kane, Haaland and Romelu Lukaku in that.”
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