MLS Elo Ratings

Last Updated: November 8th, 2010
End of the first round of MLS Cup Playoffs

The MLS Elo Ratings are a rating system I came up with a couple years ago (and can always be found here). It's based off the same system used in games like chess to rank players, and by to rank national teams.

If you want more information about how the ratings work, here's a 9 page PDF explaining everything you could ever want to know about them: Ratings Explained

Current Ratings

Elo Rating
Los Angeles Galaxy 1,591.78
Real Salt Lake 1,583.30
FC Dallas 1,578.53
Colorado Rapids 1,559.56
New York Red Bulls 1,516.95
Seattle Sounders 1,511.52
San Jose Earthquakes 1,506.34
Columbus Crew 1,502.57
Chicago Fire 1,496.72
Kansas City Wizards 1,495.26
Houston Dynamo 1,473.27
Toronto FC 1,457.60
Philadelphia Union 1,450.91
New England Revolution 1,447.05
Chivas USA 1,430.63
DC United 1,398.03