Napoli was rated the third best Club in the World in 2015 according to the IFFHS

Napoli was rated the third best Club in the World in 2015 according to the IFFHS

Notizie | 07/01/2016

The Azzurri are just behind Barcelona and Juventus and they have gained four positions compared to 2014

According to the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS), Napoli was rated the third best club in the world in 2015.

The Club World Ranking unvealed a prestigious result that testifies the great results achieved in National and International competitions in 2015. This important award leads Napoli to be promoted four positions ahead compared to 2014 when had recorded 233 points, sharing with Arsenal the seventh position.

The point assignment system of Club World Ranking 2015, IFFHS evaluated 268 points to Napoli: 17th victories in th elast 21st games held in 2015 and the best results between offensive and defensive points in the qualifying round of the Europa Legaue.

Barcellona managed by Luis Enrique is the top Club (379 points), winner of 5 titles in Nastional and International competitions.

Juventus was rated the second position with Massimiliano Allegri as a manager (286 points).

Great results for the Italian footbal: two club on the top, three in the top ten (Fiorentina 8th, 236 points) and four team among the first twenty best Club ( Lazio occupy the 17th position).

As following the other Clubs: Roma (38th), Inter (84th), Torino (124th) and Milan (153rd).

The ranking takes into consideration the results of twelve months of continental and intercontinental competitions, national league matches (including play-offs) and the most important national cup (excluding points won before the round of 16).

All countries are rated at four levels based upon the national league performance—clubs in the highest level leagues receive 4 points for each match won, 2 for a draw and 0 for a defeat. Level 2 is assigned 3 pts. (win), 1.5 (draw) and 0 (lost), and so on with the next lower levels.

A third position, therefore, that determines a high sport reward for the Club and the President Aurelio De Laurentiis who has been rated among the best Club on the world soccer stage.

Club World Ranking –  the IFFHS top ten

1 FC Barcelona España. 379,00
2 Juventus FC, Torino Italia. 286,00
3 SSC Napoli Italia. 268,00
4 FC Bayern München Deutschland. 263,00
5 Paris Saint-Germain FC France. 257,00
6 Real Madrid CF España. 241,00
7 Club Independiente Santa Fe CD, Bogotá Colombia. 240,00
8 ACF Fiorentina, Firenze Italia. 236,00
9 CA River Plate, Buenos Aires Argentina. 234,50
10 VfL Wolfsburg Deutschland. 232,00

The position of the other Italian Clubs:

17 SS Lazio, Roma Italy/4. 212,00

38 AS Roma Italy/4. 175,00

84 FC Internazionale Milan Italiy/4. 138,00

124 Torino FC Italy/4. 116,00
153 AC Milan, Milan Italia/4. 104,00