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Football Club: Shock Relegations And A New Challenge POSTED BY Alistair Reid ON Nov 8, 2011

EA SPORTS Football Club Season Round-Up: 6 November

Our statos have been diligently perusing the EA SPORTS Football Club Season data and we have your winner and losers from last week's season.

League Champions: Season 30 October to 6 November

  • English Premier League: Rochdale (again!)
  • La Liga: Elche CF (unchanged)
  • Bundesliga: FSV Frankfurt (new)
  • Serie A: Ascoli (unchanged)
  • Ligue 1: Clermont Foot (new)
  • Scottish Premier League: St. Mirren (new)
  • Belgium Jupiler Pro League: KV Kortrijk
  • MLS: Portland Timbers
  • Superliga (Denmark): FC Nordsjælland
  • Brazil Campeonato Brasileiro: Bahia
  • Holland Eredivisie: De Graafschap
  • Serie B (Italy): Hellas Verona
  • Norway Tippeligaen: Strømsgodset Toppfotball
  • Spain Segunda A: SD Huesca
  • Sweden Allsvenskan: Syrianska FC
  • Republic of Ireland Airtricity League: U.C.D.
  • Poland Ekstraklasa: KS ód
  • Russia Premier League: Lokomotiv Moskva
  • Switzerland Super League: FC Lausanne-Sports
  • Portugal Liga SAGRES: FC Porto
  • Mexico Primera Division: Puebla
  • Australia Hyundai A-League: Wellington Phoenix

Notable relegations/promotions

  • ES Troyes promoted to Ligue 1
  • Macclesfield promoted to the English Premier League
  • VfB Stuttgart promoted to the Bundesliga
  • Hellas Verona promoted to Serie A
  • SD Huesca promoted to La Liga
  • Exeter City up to the English Championship
  • Leeds United relegated to the English Championship
  • Valencia relegated to the Liga Adelante

Of the current top three in the real-world English Premier League...

  • Manchester City… stay in Championship
  • Manchester United… stay in npower League 2
  • Newcastle relegated to the npower League 1

Lowest number of fans but still CHAMPIONS!

  • Vitória Setúbal in Portugal Liga SAGRES with 77 fans
  • Ascoli in Serie A with 104 fans
  • Gold Coast United in Australia Hyundai A-League with 129 fans

Top TEN Teams According to Fans

  1. Man United - 394,712
  2. FC Barcelona - 271,350
  3. Arsenal - 268,135
  4. Real Madrid - 229,524
  5. Liverpool - 191,666
  6. Chelsea - 163,740
  7. Bayern Munich - 103,439
  8. Manchester City - 75,509
  9. AC Milan - 68,077
  10. Olympique de Marseille - 66,777

How do Seasons work in EA SPORTS Football Club?

You choose a club to support when you first load up FIFA 12. Everything you do, whatever team you play as, gains you XP that goes towards your chosen club. We tot up the daily totals to give us a weekly figure - a week is a Season in Football Club. Bingo bango - you have yourself a league table. Read more about EA SPORTS Football Club.

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