The United Kingdom is home to some of the biggest and most supported football clubs in the World. These football clubs have followers all around the World. In this article, we will rank the 25 biggest football clubs in the UK. These clubs will be ranked on various parameters, such as legacy, fan following, brand value, social media followers, ticket sales, merchandise sales, and recent domination.
Here are the 25 biggest football clubs in the UK.
5. Manchester City
Manchester City has been the most successful English team in domestic competitions over the last decade. They are the reigning Premier League champions. FA Cup and League Cup holders. Under the management of Pep Guardiola they won the Premier League in 2018, becoming the only Premier League team to attain 100 points in a single season. In 2019, they won four trophies, completing an unprecedented sweep of all domestic trophies in England and becoming the first English men’s team to win the domestic treble.
Chelsea is definitely the most successful London club over the past couple of decades and among the most successful English clubs. They have been league champions six times and won over thirty competitive honors – including six European trophies. The Blues are very much a modern giant, bankrolled by Roman Abramovich’s billions. They are one of the biggest football clubs in the UK.
The only Premier League club to go a full season unbeaten. London’s biggest club, Arsenal has won 13 League titles, a record 13 FA Cups among a host of other trophies. At the turn of the century, they finished in the top two for eight years in a row, won four FA Cups and four League Cups. However, they need to win more silverware if they are to keep Chelsea from becoming London’s biggest club.
Liverpool is one of the most passionately followed football clubs in the world. The club’s home ground Anfield is known for a great atmosphere. The club has won six European Cups, eighteen League titles, seven FA Cups among a list of other honors. The song “You’ll Never Walk Alone”, is the club’s anthem and has been sung by the Anfield crowd since the early 1960s. The fans are iconic. The club is iconic. There’s nobody like Liverpool.
1. Manchester United
Manchester United is one of the biggest football clubs in the world. They have won more trophies than any other English club, including a record 20 League titles, 12 FA Cups and 3 Champions League trophies. Some of the football greatest superstars have played for the club, such as Cristiano Ronaldo, George Best, Bobby Charlton, Eric Cantona, Wayne Rooney, Ryan Giggs, etc. United aren’t just the biggest club in Britain, they – alongside Real Madrid and Barcelona – have a claim to be the biggest football club in the world.