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Top 100 European Football Clubs Ranked by Average Attendance 2014

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Presented below a list of the top 100 European Football Clubs as ranked by their average match attendances in domestic league matches during season 2013/14. Borussia Dortmund (80,295) maintained their first position from last year, followed by Manchester United (75,205) and Barcelona (72,115). Real Madrid (71,565) and Bayern Munich (71,000) rounded out the top 5.

Amongst the most noticeable climbers from last year were: Hertha Berlin (51,890) who rose 27 places into 9th position, FC Koln (46,235) rising 11 places up to 19th and Sporting CP (33,700), up 22 places to 44th. Amongs the biggest fallers were Fortune Dusseldorf (33,980) down 26 places to 43rd and Deportivo de La Coruña (22,340) down 35 places to 90th.

Mean average of top 100 clubs was 35,345 (35,140 in 2012/13) Median was 31,500 (31,600).

The list contained: 27 English football clubs, 23 German, 12 Spanish, 10 Italian, 8 French, 5 Dutch, 4 Belgian, 2 each for Turkey, Portugal, Ukraine, Scotland and 1 from Switzerland.






Club Ave. 13/14 Country Posn Posn (2012/13)
Borussia Dortmund 80,295 Germany 1 1
Manchester Utd. 75,205 England 2 2
Barcelona 72,115 Spain 3 3
Real Madrid 71,565 Spain 4 5
Bayern Munich 71,000 Germany 5 4
Schalke 04 61,570 Germany 6 6
Arsenal 60,015 England 7 7
Borussia Munchengladbach 52,240 Germany 8 12
Hertha BSC 51,890 Germany 9 36
Hamburg SV 51,825 Germany 10 8
Ajax 50,905 Neths 11 10
VfB Stuttgart 50,500 Germany 12 11
Newcastle Utd. 50,395 England 13 9
Manchester City 47,075 England 14 14
Eintracht Frankfurt 47,055 Germany 15 13
Celtic FC 46,810 Scotland 16 15
FC Internazionale 46,245 Italy 17 16
Atletico de Madrid 46,245 Spain 18 22
FC Koln 46,235 Germany 19 30
Feyenoord 45,755 Neths 20 19
Hannover 96 45,635 Germany 21 21
Paris Saint Germain 45,420 France 22 24
Liverpool 44,670 England 23 20
SL Benfica 43,615 Portugal 24 26
Rangers 42,935 Scotland 25 18
Chelsea 41,480 England 26 28
Sunderland 41,090 England 27 33
Werder Bremen 40,655 Germany 28 31
SS Calcio Napoli 40,630 Italy 29 37
AS Roma 40,435 Italy 30 35
FC Nurnberg 40,410 Germany 31 27
AC Milan 39,875 Italy 32 23
Lille OSC 38,660 France 33 32
Juventus 38,330 Italy 34 38
Olympique Marseille 38,130 France 35 46
Everton 37,730 England 36 40
Valencia 36,435 Spain 37 39
Aston Villa 36,080 England 38 43
Tottenham Hotspur 35,810 England 39 42
Fenerbahçe S.K. 34,800 Turkey 40 25
Olympique Lyonnais 34,415 France 41 48
West Ham Utd. 34,195 England 42 45
Fortuna Dusseldorf 33,980 Germany 43 17
Sporting CP 33,700 Portugal 44 66
FC Shakhtar Donetsk 33,225 Ukraine 45 34
PSV Eindhoven 33,025 Neths 46 47
Galatasaray SK 32,910 Turkey 47 29
Athletic Bilbao 32,850 Spain 48 41
Fiorentina 32,055 Italy 49 69
SS Lazio 31,905 Italy 50 49
RC Lens 31,015 France 51 not in top 100
FSV Mainz 30,985 Germany 52 51
Real Betis 30,690 Spain 53 44
Sevilla 30,620 Spain 54 61
AS Saint-Etienne 30,595 France 55 85
Southampton 30,210 England 56 52
FC Twente 29,545 Neths 57 56
Kaiserslautern 29,530 Germany 58 50
FC Augsberg 29,325 Germany 59 57
FC Porto 28,685 Portugal 60 54
Bayer Leverkusen 28,450 Germany 61 60
FC St. Pauli 28,370 Germany 62 75
FC Nantes Atlantiques 28,170 France 63 not in top 100
VfL Wolfsburg 28,100 Germany 64 65
FC Basel 27,835 Switzerland 65 58
Cardiff City 27,425 England 66 84
Brighton & Hove
Albion
27,275 England 67 67
Dynamo Dresden 27,005 Germany 68 72
TSG 1899 Hoffenheim 26,875 Germany 69 68
Norwich City 26,805 England 70 64
FK Dynamo Kyiv 26,680 Ukraine 71 59
Stoke City 26,135 England 72 63
Club Brugge 25,375 Belgium 73 74
West Bromwich Albion 25,195 England 74 71
Elche CF 25,100 Spain 75 not in top 100
Leeds United 25,090 England 76 92
Leicester City 24,990 England 77 89
Derby County 24,930 England 78 81
Fulham 24,900 England 79 70
Standard Liege 24,850 Belgium 80 not in top 100
Crystal Palace 24,375 England 81 not in top 100
Hull City 24,115 England 82 not in top 100
Real Sociedad 23,545 Spain 83 78
SC Freiburg 23,395 Germany 84 80
FK Metalist Kharkiv 23,085 Ukraine 85 53
OGC Nice 22,910 France 86 not in top 100
SC Heerenveen 22,780 Neths 87 73
Eintracht Braunschweig 22,780 Germany 88 not in top 100
Nottingham Forest 22,630 England 89 83
Deportivo La Coruna 22,340 Spain 90 55
Malaga CF 22,325 Spain 91 62
UC Sampdoria 22,160 Italy 92 82
KRC Genk 21,325 Belgium 93 100
Sheffield Wednesday 21,235 England 94 76
Hellas Verona FC 21,170 Italy 95 not in top 100
Bologna FC 1909 21,145 Italy 96 93
Wolverhampton Wanderers 20,875 England 97 91
RSC Anderlecht 20,705 Belgium 98 99
Celta Vigo 20,570 Spain 99 not in top 100
Swansea City 20,405 England 100 not in top 100