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Football Statistics


Here we present our collection of football related statistics and data covering subjects such as football club finances, broadcasting rights, football kit suppliers, sponsors and more.

There are 4 sections:

- Financial Statistics

- Match Attendances / Spectators

- Television & Broadcasting

- Miscellaneous

Please select from the sidebar to the right or just scroll through the list presented below.


Latest Statistics

01 Apr 2014
Top 30 Benelux Football Clubs Ranked by Average Match Attendance 2013

AFC Ajax headed the list of the top thirty football clubs in Belgium and the Netherlands as ranked by average match attendances (domestic league matches - number of spectators) in season 2012/13.

The top tier in Holland is called the...

01 Apr 2014
Top 10 Portuguese Football Clubs by Average Attendance 2013

SL Benfica headed the list of top football clubs in Portugal, as ranked by average number of spectators at domestic league matches for season 2012/13.

The Portuguese Primeira Liga (called the Liga ZON Sagres after its main...

20 Jul 2011
Top thirty football clubs in Europe ranked by attendances

A list of the top thirty football clubs in Europe as ranked by average home attendances - domestic league matches only. Barcelona topped the rankings for the first time, demoting the usual leader Borussia Dortmund to second by a hundred or so...

01 Jul 2011
Top 30 Italian Football Clubs by Average Attendances 2010-11

FC Internazionale were the best supported football club in Italy for season 2010-11, followed by cross-town rivals AC Milan and in third position SSC Napoli.

The 2010/11 season saw Serie B club Associazione Calcio Ancona go bankrupt and...

23 Jun 2011
Top 30 English Football Clubs by Average Attendances - 2010-11

A list of the top thirty English football clubs as ordered by average home attendances (domestic league matches only) for season 2010-11.

Manchester United retained their top spot, averaging over 75,000 spectators per match, and Arsenal FC...

09 Dec 2010
Top 30 Football Clubs in Bundesliga Ranked by Match Attendances 2010

Borussia Dortmund headed the list of top thirty Bundesliga football clubs by average match attendances for season 2009/10. Their average home gate of 77,245 represented a 3 per cent increase on 2008/09.

In second position was Bayern Munich...

08 Nov 2010
Top 30 football clubs in English leagues ranked by match attendances 2009/10

Manchester United headed the list of the top 30 football clubs playing in the English leagues as ranked by average home match attendances. Season 2009/10.

Leagues - Premiership, Championship, League 1, League 2


13 Oct 2010
English Premier League Transfer Spending by Club 2009/10

Newly enriched Manchester City FC headed the list for transfer spending in season 2009/10, forking out a hefty £131 million on new players and recouping £33 million on player sales. The most parsimonious club was Blackburn Rovers who spent...

30 Dec 2009
European Footballers of The Year since 1956

A list of European Footballers of The Year since 1956. The award is known as the Ballon d'Or and was originally conceived by France Football's chief magazine writer...

29 Dec 2009
English FA Cup Prize Money - 2003-04 vs 2009-10

English FA Cup Prize Money by round - Season 2003/04 vs Season 2009/10. A good Cup run can also significantly boost clubs' income with television appearances - up to a quarter of a million pounds for a televised match for the quarter-final and...