Football League Rankings


Major League Soccer

What is this?

This is a list of the teams in the league, Major League Soccer, ranked by their SPI. This is not the current standings.

Average: 39.02 - Stdev: 6.5

Best: New York Red Bulls - 49.9 Worst: Colorado Rapids - 25.2

Team SPI
1. New York Red Bulls 49.9
2. Atlanta United FC 48.1
3. Sporting Kansas City 46.6
4. Los Angeles FC 46.5
5. Seattle Sounders FC 45.4
6. New York City FC 44.1
7. Toronto FC 43.9
8. DC United 43.8
9. Philadelphia Union 42.8
10. Columbus Crew 41.9
11. Montreal Impact 40.7
12. Portland Timbers 39.6
13. Los Angeles Galaxy 39.6
14. FC Dallas 39.5
15. Real Salt Lake 36.8
16. Houston Dynamo 36.4
17. New England Revolution 35.2
18. Minnesota United FC 34.0
19. FC Cincinnati 33.6
20. Chicago Fire 32.2
21. Orlando City SC 31.7
22. Vancouver Whitecaps 31.5
23. San Jose Earthquakes 27.5
24. Colorado Rapids 25.2

Histogram of teams in: Major League Soccer





Football League Rankings uses data from the awesome Global Club Soccer Rankings by FiveThirtyEight!

How does it work?

Pretty simple! It takes the rankings of all clubs from FiveThirtyEight, groups them into what league they belong too, and calculates the average SPI (Soccer Power Index) and the standard deviation of the values!

For more information about SPI ratings and how the ratings work in general - check out FiveThirtyEight's overview here.