Football League Rankings


English League Championship

What is this?

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

Average: 49.10 - Stdev: 8.6

Best: Leeds United - 64.4 Worst: Bolton - 29.8

Team SPI
1. Leeds United 64.4
2. Sheffield United 62.6
3. Norwich City 61.9
4. Aston Villa 61.1
5. Brentford 57.2
6. Swansea City 53.5
7. West Bromwich Albion 52.7
8. Derby County 52.6
9. Bristol City 52.4
10. Middlesbrough 49.6
11. Stoke City 49.2
12. Millwall 49.1
13. Blackburn 48.7
14. Sheffield Wednesday 48.4
15. Birmingham 47.6
16. Nottingham Forest 47.1
17. Queens Park Rangers 46.4
18. Hull City 45.7
19. Preston North End 44.4
20. Wigan 44.3
21. Rotherham United 41.1
22. Reading 36.1
23. Ipswich Town 32.5
24. Bolton 29.8

Histogram of teams in: English League Championship





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.