The club is one of four Spanish clubs in the top eight:
- Barcelona - ranked #1 (367 points)
- Real Madrid - #2 (306)
- Atlético Madrid - #5 (278)
- Athletic Bilbao - #8 (244)
In the top 100, Spain has the most clubs represented (12).
Other honors bestowed upon Real Madrid include World’s Best Goalkeeper 2011 (Iker Casillas), World’s 2nd Best Coach 2011 (José Mourinho) & World’s 2nd best Top Division Goal Scorer 2011 (Cristiano Ronaldo). The World Football Gala will be held in Barcelona on May 7 at 7 pm local time.