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RankRank last year Team and League Average player pay (£)£ per year (week) Ave player pay ($)$ per year (week)

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11 Barcelona * La Liga5,260,313101,1608,680,569166,934

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22 Real Madrid La Liga4,724,66290,8597,796,637149,935

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310 Manchester City * EPL4,486,58086,2807,403,754142,380

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46 Chelsea EPL4,118,22779,1976,795,899130,690

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714 Milan * Serie A3,699,41171,1436,104,769117,399

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812 Bayern Munich * Bundesliga3,579,96168,8455,907,652113,609

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107 Internazionale Serie A3,454,68166,4365,700,915109,633

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1116 Manchester United EPL3,345,91164,3445,521,423106,181

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54 LA Lakers * NBA3,804,44173,1626,278,088120,732

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63 New York Yankees * MLB3,748,83172,0936,186,322118,968

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1243 San Antonio Spurs NBA3,302,71263,5145,450,135104,810

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1328 LA Angels MLB3,228,13962,0805,327,075102,444

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1442 Chicago Bulls NBA3,226,32962,0455,324,088102,386

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913 Philadelphia Phillies MLB3,525,61267,8005,817,965111,884

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1515 Boston Celtics NBA3,224,72162,0145,321,435102,335

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1622 Arsenal EPL3,199,67861,5325,280,108101,541

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1758 Miami Heat NBA3,188,49661,3175,261,657101,186

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1820 Liverpool EPL3,169,63160,9545,230,525100,587

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198 Boston Red Sox MLB3,086,73159,3605,093,72497,956

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2027 Memphis Grizzlies NBA3,040,69358,4755,017,75196,495

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2121 Dallas Mavericks NBA2,989,37157,4884,933,06094,867

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2224 Atlanta Hawks NBA2,933,75356,4184,841,28093,102

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2319 Philadelphia 76ers NBA2,909,92455,9604,801,95792,345

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2452 LA Clippers NBA2,874,81655,2854,744,02291,231

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2538 Juventus Serie A2,845,70154,7254,695,97690,307

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2666 Texas Rangers MLB2,808,77354,0154,635,03789,135

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2747 Detroit Tigers MLB2,764,55553,1654,562,06987,732

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285 Orlando Magic NBA2,757,77953,0344,550,88787,517

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29123 Miami Marlins MLB2,650,13950,9644,373,25984,101

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306 Portland Trail Blazers NBA2,641,41850,7974,358,86983,824

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3139 Phoenix Suns NBA2,608,33350,1604,304,27182,774

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3235 Milwaukee Bucks NBA2,594,77249,8994,281,89382,344

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3337 New Orleans Hornets NBA2,543,39648,9114,197,11180,714

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3456 Schalke Bundesliga2,537,70648,8024,187,72280,533

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3531 Detroit Pistons NBA2,528,85448,6324,173,11580,252

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3629 Kolkata Knight Riders * IPL2,525,12948,5604,166,96880,134

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3749 NY Knicks NBA2,524,45648,5474,165,85880,113

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3811 Utah Jazz NBA2,517,62748,4164,154,58879,896

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3944 Mumbai Indians IPL2,509,65748,2634,141,43679,643

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4034 Golden State Warriors NBA2,474,79047,5924,083,89878,537

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4151 Aston Villa EPL2,464,83147,4014,067,46478,220

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429 Denver Nuggets NBA2,463,22247,3704,064,80978,169

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4353 New Jersey Nets NBA2,417,10246,4833,988,70176,706

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4448 St Louis Cardinals MLB2,387,17545,9073,939,31775,756

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4555 Washington Wizards NBA2,385,68145,8783,936,85175,709

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4633 San Francisco Giants MLB2,375,88745,6903,920,68975,398

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4762 Roma Serie A2,361,93245,4223,897,66074,955

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4823 Chicago White Sox MLB2,349,27945,1783,876,78074,553

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4932 Charlotte Bobcats NBA2,339,19344,9843,860,13674,233

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500 Pune Warriors IPL2,326,76544,7453,839,62873,839

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51110 Tottenham EPL2,308,49444,3943,809,47673,259

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5287 Minnesota Timberwolves NBA2,296,46344,1633,789,62372,877

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5318 Houston Rockets NBA2,292,55144,0883,783,16772,753

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5473 Milwaukee Brewers MLB2,276,04043,7703,755,92172,229

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5526 Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL2,262,07243,5013,732,87271,786

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5646 Toronto Raptors NBA2,222,31842,7373,667,27070,524

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5750 Oklahoma City Thunder NBA2,220,34542,6993,664,01370,462

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580 Kochi Tuskers Kerala IPL2,186,09942,0403,607,50069,375

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5960 Delhi Daredevils IPL2,184,61842,0123,605,05669,328

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6054 Chennai Super Kings IPL2,154,52441,4333,555,39668,373

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6169 Sacramento Kings NBA2,118,80140,7463,496,44567,239

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6225 Minnesota Twins MLB2,111,64140,6083,484,63067,012

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6330 New York Mets MLB2,095,23440,2933,457,55566,491

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6459 Cleveland Cavaliers NBA2,056,33039,5453,393,35665,257

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6517 Chicago Cubs MLB2,055,62639,5313,392,19465,234

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6641 Indiana Pacers NBA2,050,49239,4333,383,72265,072

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6745 Deccan Chargers IPL1,990,57138,2803,284,84063,170

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68126 Rajasthan Royals IPL1,968,04037,8473,247,66062,455

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6957 Los Angeles Dodgers MLB1,921,85936,9593,171,45360,989

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7086 Borussia Dortmund Bundesliga1,892,39136,3923,122,82460,054

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7168 Valencia La Liga1,857,66035,7243,065,51158,952

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72109 Buffalo Sabres * NHL1,833,55335,2613,025,72958,187

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7378 Chicago Blackhawks NHL1,826,26135,1203,013,69657,956

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7440 Kings XI Punjab IPL1,785,18034,3302,945,90456,652

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75105 Pittsburgh Steelers * NFL1,779,93934,2302,937,25556,486

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7692 Cincinnati Reds MLB1,779,08334,2132,935,84356,459

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7771 Seattle Mariners MLB1,774,20334,1192,927,78956,304

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7865 Baltimore Orioles MLB1,701,54932,7222,807,89753,998

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7964 Atlanta Braves MLB1,682,82532,3622,776,99853,404

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8085 Oakland Raiders NFL1,673,00032,1732,760,78453,092

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8176 Werder Bremen Bundesliga1,657,32931,8722,734,92452,595

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8284 Stuttgart Bundesliga1,648,98431,7112,721,15452,330

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83158 Cleveland Indians MLB1,638,88831,5172,704,49352,009

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84139 Toronto Blue Jays MLB1,633,76731,4192,696,04351,847

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8561 Colorado Rockies MLB1,631,35031,3722,692,05451,770

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86100 Washington Capitals NHL1,623,13731,2142,678,50051,510

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8798 New York Rangers NHL1,619,63831,1472,672,72751,399

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8877 Boston Bruins NHL1,610,15830,9652,657,08351,098

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89142 Arizona Diamondbacks MLB1,607,70230,9172,653,03051,020

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9088 Vancouver Canucks NHL1,606,64730,8972,651,28850,986

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91122 Washington Nationals MLB1,589,95730,5762,623,74750,457

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92135 LA Kings NHL1,566,79230,1312,585,52149,722

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93106 Hamburg Bundesliga1,563,38930,0652,579,90449,614

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9491 Atletico Madrid La Liga1,560,73930,0142,575,53149,529

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95119 Carolina Panthers NFL1,543,48529,6822,547,05948,982

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96104 Sevilla La Liga1,542,97429,6732,546,21648,966

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97117 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL1,538,32429,5832,538,54248,818

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9882 Dallas Cowboys NFL1,531,60329,4542,527,45148,605

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9967 Detroit Red Wings NHL1,530,48129,4322,525,60048,569

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10081 Philadelphia Flyers NHL1,530,00929,4232,524,82148,554

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101121 New York Jets NFL1,520,90929,2482,509,80448,265

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102118 Toronto Maples Leafs NHL1,501,72628,8792,478,14847,657

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103124 New York Giants NFL1,481,69828,4942,445,09847,021

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104136 Fulham EPL1,469,61628,2622,425,16046,638

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10597 Detroit Lions NFL1,457,93428,0372,405,88246,267

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10693 Montreal Canadiens NHL1,454,37027,9692,400,00146,154

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107101 Pittsburgh Pengiuns NHL1,451,91427,9212,395,94846,076

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108120 Everton EPL1,437,37027,6422,371,94845,614

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109128 St Louis Rams NFL1,436,54627,6262,370,58845,588

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110130 Sunderland EPL1,434,65427,5902,367,46745,528

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11183 San Jose Sharks NHL1,429,26927,4862,358,58045,357

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112151 Bolton EPL1,419,80527,3042,342,96245,057

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11394 West Ham EPL1,417,31027,2562,338,84444,978

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114103 Houston Astros MLB1,413,60527,1852,332,73144,860

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11596 Calgary Flames NHL1,410,49827,1252,327,60444,762

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116148 Arizona Cardinals NFL1,410,40527,1232,327,45144,759

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11790 Green Bay Packers NFL1,402,08826,9632,313,72544,495

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118125 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL1,391,80726,7662,296,75944,168

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119164 Tampa Bay Rays MLB1,388,86826,7092,291,91144,075

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120114 Indianapolis Colts NFL1,386,64126,6662,288,23544,005

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121113 Miami Dolphins NFL1,385,45326,6432,286,27543,967

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122108 Houston Texans NFL1,381,88826,5752,280,39243,854

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123165 Bayer Leverkusen Bundesliga1,380,59526,5502,278,25843,813

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12475 Minnesota Vikings NFL1,378,32426,5062,274,51043,741

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125102 Baltimore Ravens NFL1,373,57126,4152,266,66743,590

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126138 Anaheim Ducks NHL1,364,38026,2382,251,50043,298

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12763 Newcastle EPL1,357,29526,1022,239,80843,073

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128115 Philadelphia Eagles NFL1,353,37126,0262,233,33342,949

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12995 New Jersey Devils NHL1,352,38226,0072,231,70042,917

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130129 Carolina Hurricanes NHL1,350,66325,9742,228,86442,863

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13174 New Orleans Saints NFL1,346,24225,8892,221,56942,722

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132127 Dallas Stars NHL1,336,33325,6992,205,21742,408

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133133 San Diego Chargers NFL1,329,60725,5692,194,11842,195

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13480 Seattle Seahawks NFL1,327,23125,5242,190,19642,119

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135168 Pittsburgh Pirates MLB1,325,48225,4902,187,31042,064

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136116 Minnesota Wild NHL1,312,83625,2472,166,44241,662

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137132 Blackburn EPL1,311,50925,2212,164,25241,620

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138146 Florida Panthers NHL1,295,71724,9182,138,19241,119

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1390 Nuremberg Bundesliga1,291,89224,8442,131,88040,998

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140141 Buffalo Bills NFL1,288,02024,7702,125,49040,875

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141155 Jacksonville Jaguars NFL1,273,76124,4952,101,96140,422

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142137 Phoenix Coyotes NHL1,247,95523,9992,059,37539,603

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143134 Fiorentina Serie A1,244,54323,9342,053,74539,495

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144150 Edmonton Oilers NHL1,233,52123,7222,035,55639,145

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145111 Cleveland Browns NFL1,232,17423,6962,033,33339,103

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146180 Kansas City Royals MLB1,230,48223,6632,030,54139,049

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14799 San Francisco 49ers NFL1,222,66823,5132,017,64738,801

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148140 New England Patriots NFL1,210,19223,2731,997,05938,405

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14979 Chicago Bears NFL1,209,59823,2611,996,07838,386

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150157 Denver Broncos NFL1,203,65723,1471,986,27538,198

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151145 Wolfsburg Bundesliga1,198,64223,0511,977,99938,038

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152172 San Diego Padres MLB1,195,62822,9931,973,02537,943

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153112 Atlanta Falcons NFL1,190,58722,8961,964,70637,783

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154169 Winnipeg Jets NHL1,189,91622,8831,963,60037,762

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155178 Stoke EPL1,182,42522,7391,951,23737,524

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15689 Ottawa Senators NHL1,175,91822,6141,940,50037,317

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157161 Tampa Bay Bucs NFL1,175,14022,5991,939,21637,293

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158170 Lazio Serie A1,166,73722,4371,925,35037,026

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159143 Nashville Predators NHL1,166,05922,4241,924,23137,004

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160171 Athletic Bilbao La Liga1,157,23122,2541,909,66236,724

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161156 St Louis Blues NHL1,155,20222,2151,906,31436,660

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162149 Kansas City Chiefs NFL1,138,30521,8901,878,43136,124

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16370 Washington Redskins NFL1,120,48221,5481,849,02035,558

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164107 Oakland Athletics MLB1,118,50121,5101,845,75035,495

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165152 Wigan EPL1,107,82121,3041,828,12635,156

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166179 Eintracht Frankfurt Bundesliga1,102,14021,1951,818,75134,976

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167131 Tennessee Titans NFL1,101,47121,1821,817,64734,955

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168147 Genoa Serie A1,095,31721,0641,807,49334,759

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1690 Kaiserslautern Bundesliga1,067,75320,5341,762,00533,885

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170173 Hoffenheim Bundesliga1,067,13820,5221,760,99133,865

.

171154 Cologne Bundesliga1,066,51120,5101,759,95633,845

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172163 Celtic * SPL1,065,30420,4871,757,96433,807

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173177 Hannover 96 Bundesliga1,040,06920,0011,716,32233,006

.

1740 Birmingham EPL1,036,59219,9341,710,58532,896

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175159 Borussia Monchengladbach Bundesliga1,020,42319,6241,683,90232,383

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176160 Napoli Serie A1,011,57719,4531,669,30532,102

.

1770 Mainz Bundesliga1,009,29119,4091,665,53132,029

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1780 Zaragoza La Liga1,004,96419,3261,658,39131,892

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1790 St Pauli Bundesliga1,003,70719,3021,656,31831,852

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180185 West Bromwich Albion EPL1,000,06419,2321,650,30531,737

.

181167 Colorado Avalanche NHL999,77119,2261,649,82131,727

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182162 Villarreal La Liga994,81219,1311,641,64031,570

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183188 Sampdoria Serie A987,45818,9901,629,50431,337

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184144 Cincinnati Bengals NFL957,69718,4171,580,39230,392

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185189 New York Islanders NHL921,18517,7151,520,14029,233

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1860 Wolverhampton Wanderers EPL887,14617,0611,463,96928,153

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1870 Freiburg Bundesliga836,16716,0801,379,84226,535

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188181 Rangers SPL821,48415,7981,355,61226,069

.

189166 Palermo Serie A748,21114,3891,234,69823,744

.

190187 Espanyol La Liga730,88314,0551,206,10223,194

.

191196 Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks * NPB724,01313,9231,194,76622,976

.

192183 Hanshin Tigers NPB707,97613,6151,168,30222,467

.

193192 Mallorca La Liga675,05112,9821,113,97021,422

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194186 Yomiuri Giants NPB670,75812,8991,106,88521,286

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195191 Bologna Serie A643,12812,3681,061,29120,409

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196205 Udinese Serie A642,01812,3461,059,45820,374

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197190 Catania Serie A635,97912,2301,049,49320,183

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1980 Real Sociedad La Liga634,44712,2011,046,96420,134

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199202 Getafe La Liga626,83312,0541,034,40019,892

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2000 Parma Serie A589,06011,328972,06718,694

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201198 Chunichi Dragons NPB588,81211,323971,65818,686

.

2020 Bari Serie A557,75710,726920,41117,700

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203184 Cagliari Serie A534,15910,272881,46916,951

.

204210 Saitama Seibu Lions NPB523,30810,064863,56316,607

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205197 Osasuna La Liga517,7099,956854,32316,429

.

206199 Racing Santander La Liga502,4829,663829,19515,946

.

207203 Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters NPB494,9729,519816,80315,708

.

208200 Deportiva La Coruna La Liga484,7179,321799,88015,382

.

209208 Tokyo Yakult Swallows NPB479,2809,217790,90815,210

.

210195 Lecce Serie A478,9119,210790,29815,198

.

211207 Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles NPB472,7379,091780,11115,002

.

212209 Chiba Lotte Marine NPB435,9498,384719,40313,835

.

2130 Blackpool EPL435,6408,378718,89313,825

.

214206 Chievo Serie A421,4418,105695,46313,374

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215214 Malaga La Liga421,2738,101695,18413,369

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2160 Brescia Serie A384,1707,388633,95712,191

.

217211 Yokohama Bay Stars NPB375,9077,229620,32211,929

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2180 Levante La Liga350,2156,735577,92411,114

.

219222 LA Galaxy * MLS336,8076,477555,79910,688

.

220221 Heart of Midlothian SPL328,1046,310541,43710,412

.

221219 Orix Buffaloes NPB322,8026,208532,68810,244

.

222218 New York Red Bulls MLS320,6446,166529,12610,176

.

223220 Hiroshima Toyo Carp NPB320,6176,166529,08210,175

.

2240 Hercules La Liga304,5345,856502,5439,664

.

225223 Almeria La Liga296,9215,710489,9799,423

.

2260 Cesena Serie A253,4764,875418,2858,044

.

227229 Sporting Gijon La Liga230,6644,436380,6427,320

.

228227 Toronto FC MLS195,1033,752321,9596,192

.

229228 Hibernian SPL172,7283,322285,0365,481

.

230225 Aberdeen SPL156,0943,002257,5864,954

.

2310 Gold Coast * AFL136,6902,629225,5654,338

.

232247 Dundee United SPL130,6682,513215,6284,147

.

233230 Collingwood AFL127,5082,452210,4134,046

.

234237 Kilmarnock SPL125,0292,404206,3233,968

.

235232 Hawthorn AFL123,6172,377203,9933,923

.

236231 Geelong AFL123,1922,369203,2913,909

.

237239 West Coast Eagles AFL123,1692,369203,2533,909

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238241 Essendon AFL122,8602,363202,7443,899

.

239238 Carlton AFL122,1372,349201,5513,876

.

240244 Sydney Swans AFL121,4622,336200,4363,855

.

241236 Fremantle AFL121,3902,334200,3183,852

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242240 St Kilda AFL121,2272,331200,0493,847

.

243235 Richmond AFL121,2142,331200,0273,847

.

244233 Adelaide Crows AFL120,6302,320199,0633,828

.

245248 Motherwell SPL120,6002,319199,0143,827

.

246242 Melbourne AFL120,5202,318198,8823,825

.

247234 Brisbane Lions AFL120,2562,313198,4473,816

.

248243 Port Adelaide AFL119,8532,305197,7823,804

.

249246 North Melbourne AFL119,4262,297197,0773,790

.

250245 Western Bulldogs AFL118,8032,285196,0493,770

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251270 Chivas USA MLS108,2562,082178,6443,435

.

252251 St Mirren SPL106,3802,046175,5483,376

.

253255 Seattle Sounders MLS104,8502,016173,0243,327

.

2540 St Johnstone SPL101,9161,960168,1823,234

.

255250 Philadelphia Union MLS98,3101,891162,2323,120

.

256262 FC Dallas MLS95,3751,834157,3873,027

.

2570 Vancouver Whitecaps MLS90,9541,749150,0922,886

.

258259 Real Salt Lake MLS90,8531,747149,9262,883

.

2590 Portland Timbers MLS90,6041,742149,5152,875

.

260256 Houston Dynamo MLS89,6141,723147,8822,844

.

261226 Chicago Fire MLS88,1841,696145,5212,798

.

262257 DC United MLS85,6311,647141,3072,717

.

263258 Colorado Rapids MLS77,2371,485127,4572,451

.

264253 New England Revolution MLS76,2351,466125,8022,419

.

265260 San Jose Earthquakes MLS73,2051,408120,8022,323

.

2660 Montreal Impact MLS71,7881,381118,4642,278

.

267254 Sporting Kansas City MLS70,7711,361116,7862,246

.

268268 BC Lions * CFL69,9461,345115,4252,220

.

269261 Edmonton Eskimos CFL64,1631,234105,8812,036

.

270263 Winnipeg Blue Bombers CFL63,9041,229105,4552,028

.

271271 Inverness Caledonian Thistle SPL63,5401,222104,8542,016

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272269 Hamilton Tiger-Cats CFL62,9691,211103,9111,998

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273266 Saskatchewan Roughriders CFL59,8521,15198,7681,899

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274267 Calgary Stampeders CFL59,6631,14798,4561,893

.

275265 Toronto Argonauts CFL59,6531,14798,4401,893

.

276264 Montreal Alouettes CFL58,2701,12196,1571,849

.

277272 Hamilton SPL55,5481,06891,6651,763

.

278252 Columbus Crew MLS54,1561,04189,3691,719