An overview of some of the most merited football clubs in the history of the game. Other teams of historical significance, but less prominent in modern days are listed below.
Aston Villa FC
Blackburn Rovers FC
Queens Park Rangers
Tottenham Hotspur FC
West Ham United FC
Additional clubs of historical interest: Atalanta BC, Berliner FC Dynamo, Bradford City, Bologna FC, Brighton & Hove Albion FC, Cagliari Calcio, Charlton Athletic, Crystal Palace, Hertha, Huddersfield Town, Hull City, Lille OSC, Luton Town, Middlesbrough FC, OGC Nice, Norwich City, Notts County, Preston North End, Royal Engineers, Udinese Calcio, Union Berlin, Wanderers FC, Watford, Wigan Athletic, Wolverhampton.
Statistics of clubs with most success in Champions League and European Cup, the biggest tournament for clubs in Europe since 1955.
Statistics of clubs with most success in Copa Libertadores, which is the most prestigious club tournament in South America since 1960.
This collection with football teams is growing, the intention is to expand it with more clubs from more countries and continents.