Atletico up in UEFA rankings

Atletico Madrid have moved up two places to fifth in the latest UEFA club rankings, behind Chelsea and Bayern Munich.

Real Madrid are the top-ranked side ahead of Barcelona, although the Catalans can earn further points when they take on Juventus in the Champions League final on June 6, as can the Italians, who are 14th in the table.

UEFA’s system is based on points earned in European competition over the past five seasons and the current top 10 are:

1 Real Madrid 171,885 points

2 Barcelona 162,885

3 Bayern 154,883

4 Chelsea 142,078

5 Atletico Madrid 120,885

6 Benfica 118,276

7 Schalke 04 111,883

8 Porto 111,276

9 Arsenal 110,078

10 Manchester United 103,078

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