Iran's Sepahan among top 100 soccer teams
International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) has ranked
Iran's Sepahan among the world's top 100 teams.
Iran's Sepahan team ranked 91 in the IFFHS
rankings produced by IFFHS have placed two Asian soccer outfits in the list;
Japan's Urawa FC Red Diamonds and Iranian Sepahan.
The Japanese club
ranked 70 with 133.5 points while the Iranian side stood at 91st place with 123
Sepahan has to face Urawa Red this Wednesday in the AFC
Championships League finals.
Spain's Sevilla retained its position on
the top of the 350 clubs on the list with 302 points for the 14th consecutive
The federation takes into account performances of the teams
against continental opposition rather than any league results to rank them.
The top ten teams in the list are:
Manchester United: 272
Boca Juniors: 250
AC Milan: 244
AS Roma: 240
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