02 May 2012

Barça is still the best

Although the month of April ended with painful defeats against Chelsea in the Champions League (1-0) and against Madrid in el Clásico league (1-2), Barça head is held in the world ranking of clubs, in which the Madrid meanwhile remains second, deserve mention Atletico and Athletic: both finalists in the Champions League also listed in the top ten, occupying seats 5 and 8.

Effective 'Team of the World', a title already won in 1997 and 2009, the Barcelona adds 367 points against 306 white set, in December 2011, when the azulgrana were crowned a second time with Guardiola and for the third time in términso absolute Blaugrana the advantage was 55 points (367 against 312), in January, 57 (359 against 302), in February, 77 (369 against 292) and in March, 76 (382 against 306). Now sends Barça with 61 points ahead of Real Madrid, that has not stopped going to his trailer. It is recalled that in this classification, developed by the IFFHS (International Federation of Football History and Statistics) since 1991 is scored only performance and are rewarded regularly at the highest level, with this leadership Barça partial sum and a record 44 .

Third place now is for the University of Chile (304.5), followed by Bayern (287), Atlético (278), Velez (264), Chelsea (245), Athletic (244), Sporting Lisbon (235.5) and Vasco (235). The 'blues' FA Cup finalists and Champions League, have climbed from 19 th place. The IFHHS held on Monday its Gala-2011 at the W Hotel Barcelona, ​​Pep Guardiola ('Top Manager'), Leo Messi ('Best international striker'), Xavi ('Best organizer of the game ") and the actual Barça ('Best Team') among the winners. As infomado MD, the club has yet to confirm whether all the winners will attend the evening, which comes after Saturday's derby with Espanyol. (via MD)