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List Rules Includes professional soccer or football teams. No "national teams" or amateur associations.

This list of the best current soccer teams is a compilation of soccer clubs from around the world put together to determine the best football team in 2016-2017. These football clubs represent a variety of nations, divisions and leagues, making exact comparisons difficult at times, but never impossible. Despite the global popularity of football/soccer, the majority of the high-performing teams on this list are from Europe.

National teams, of the sort of that would compete in Olympic events, the UEFA Championship or the FIFA World Cup, are not included. Teams that are included, though, represent some of the greatest sports franchises of all time with some of the best soccer players ever still gracing the fields of these great 2016-2017 soccer teams. What are the good teams this year? What European or South American football club is the best in 2016-2017? Which are the greatest famous football teams in the world?

Vote for your favorite football team on this top clubs list and find out. If the names of your teams aren't on the list of the greatest soccer teams in 2016-2017, make sure to add it so your squad can compete for the title of top soccer teams of 2016-2017.

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1
7,831 5,448
FC Barcelona is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
FC Barcelona Camp Nou

2
7,143 4,930
Real Madrid C.F. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Real Madrid C.F. Santiago Bernabéu Stadium

3
5,496 4,144
FC Bayern Munich is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
FC Bayern Munich Allianz Arena, Olympic Stadium Munich

4
4,001 3,484
Juventus F.C. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Juventus F.C. Juventus Stadium

5
3,505 3,522
Paris Saint-Germain F.C. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
FaïçalBouzakri added Paris Saint-Germain F.C. Parc des Princes

6
4,241 4,525
Manchester United F.C. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Manchester United F.C. Old Trafford

7
3,046 2,874
Manchester City F.C. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Manchester City F.C. City of Manchester Stadium

8
2,915 2,619
Atlético Madrid is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Atlético Madrid Vicente Calderón Stadium

9
3,664 3,695
Chelsea F.C. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Chelsea F.C. Stamford Bridge

10
3,073 3,836
Arsenal F.C. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Arsenal F.C. Emirates Stadium

11
3,059 3,213
Borussia Dortmund is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Borussia Dortmund Westfalenstadion

12
2,874 2,401
Liverpool F.C. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams

13
2,018 2,466
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
melvin123 added Tottenham White Hart Lane

14
1,830 2,987
A.C. Milan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
A.C. Milan San Siro Stadium

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15
1,371 2,104
A.S. Roma is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
A.S. Roma Stadio Olimpico

16
1,215 1,961
S.S.C. Napoli is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
S.S.C. Napoli Stadio San Paolo

17
1,141 1,902
Inter Milan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Inter Milan San Siro Stadium

18
895 1,587
Sevilla FC is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Sevilla FC Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán Stadium

19
1,005 2,277
FC Porto is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
FC Porto Estádio do Dragão

20
1,097 2,098
AFC Ajax is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
AFC Ajax Amsterdam Arena

21
942 1,743
Valencia CF is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Valencia CF Mestalla Stadium

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22
989 1,623
Leicester City F.C. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
darren-bell added Leicester City F.C. King Power Stadium

23
955 1,722
Everton F.C. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Everton F.C. Goodison Park

24
829 1,077
AS Monaco FC is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
MichaelNedergaard added AS Monaco FC Stade Louis II

25
819 1,806
S.L. Benfica is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
S.L. Benfica Estádio da Luz

26
775 1,825
FC Schalke 04 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
FC Schalke 04 Veltins-Arena

27
691 1,174
Bayer Leverkusen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Bayer Leverkusen BayArena

28
568 1,080
Olympique Lyonnais is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
beernbugs added Olympique Lyonnais Stade de Gerland

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29
525 1,068
Olympique de Marseille is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Olympique de Marseille Stade Vélodrome

30
550 1,321
VfL Wolfsburg is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
VfL Wolfsburg Volkswagen Arena

31
602 930
The Celtic Football Club is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
The Celtic Football Club Celtic Park

32
515 987
S.S. Lazio is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
S.S. Lazio Stadio Olimpico

33
682 1,610
Galatasaray S.K. is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Galatasaray S.K. Türk Telekom Arena

34
560 939
Boca Juniors is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Boca Juniors Estadio Alberto J. Armando

35
393 631
Athletic Bilbao is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Athletic Bilbao San Mamés Stadium

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36
402 724
Borussia Mönchengladbach is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
MichaelSchaar added Borussia Mönchengladbach Borussia-Park

37
378 530
Celtic F.C. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
beernbugs added Celtic F.C. Celtic Park

38
528 1,208
FC Shakhtar Donetsk is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
FC Shakhtar Donetsk Donbass Arena

39
720 1,320
LA Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
LA Galaxy StubHub Center

40
427 794
West Ham United F.C. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
melvin123 added West Ham United F.C. Boleyn Ground

41
447 920
PSV Eindhoven is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
PSV Eindhoven Philips Stadion

42
440 1,144
FC Zenit Saint Petersburg is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
FC Zenit Saint Petersburg Petrovsky Stadium

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43
515 970
Newcastle United F.C. is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Newcastle United F.C. St James' Park

44
417 895
Swansea City A.F.C. is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
MichaelNedergaard added Swansea City A.F.C. Liberty Stadium

45
349 677
Southampton F.C. is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Southampton F.C. St Mary's Stadium

46
534 999
Santos F.C. is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams

47
267 501
Sporting Clube de Portugal is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Sporting Clube de Portugal Estádio José Alvalade

48
285 495
Hamburger SV is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
beernbugs added Hamburger SV Imtech Arena

49
274 404
Leeds United A.F.C. is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
ACOMEN101 added Leeds United A.F.C. Elland Road

50
326 682
Feyenoord is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Current Soccer (Football) Teams
Feyenoord De Kuip