The most popular football websites in the world
An interesting set of data was released this week on which football clubs attracted the biggest audiences in the world.
The results make good reading for Premier League clubs, with Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool in the top three spots.
The top three
Manchester United attract 8.6 million monthly visitors to their official club website, which is just ahead of Arsenal who attract 8.5 million visits.
Liverpool are third in the list with 7.7 million monthly visitors.
Real Madrid > Barcelona
The fourth and fifth spots are held by the two biggest clubs in Spain.
Real Madrid have almost a million more monthly clicks than FC Barcelona – Los Blancos attract 7.2 million monthly visitors compared to 6.3 million for the Catalans.
Other noticeable data points
Looking at the rest of the list, Turkish powerhouse Fenerbahce break the hegemony of the top European clubs coming in at number 6 in the table.
Also eye-catching, Dynamo Kiev’s popularity is bigger than the likes of Bayern Munich as the Ukrainians get 3.1 million monthly visitors.
Egyptian club Al Ahly just missed out on a place in the top 10 with 2.6 million hits.