The Superclasico derby between Argentina’s Boca Juniors and River Plate groups has been named the biggest club rivalry in world football.
Sportskeeda compiled the standings and mentioned there have been “few places more intense than Buenos Aires on Superclasico day”.
Boca Juniors vs River Plate topped the listing forward of Barcelona and Real Madrid’s full of life competitions in El Clasico.
According to Sportskeeda, Barcelona v Madrid is a “rivalry that does not need to be presented” and El Clasico is seen as “more than just a football game”.
The Intercontinental Derby between Fenerbahce and Galatasaray rounds out the high three, it’s described as a “one-of-a-kind football rivalry”.
The Premier League is represented with Liverpool vs Manchester United, whereas the Old Firm derby between Celtic and Rangers ranks behind.
While there have been many rivalries to select from in English football, Sportskeeda confused the significance of the “two most successful clubs in the country” combating one another.
The publication provides: “The race for the crown of ‘Best English Club’ is the secret of this rivalry. The legendary managers and gamers who have competed in this derby over the years have additionally helped to spice issues up. “
Inter Milan v AC Milan and Olympiacos v Panathinaikos were other European rivalries.
Here are the 10 best club rivalries in world football, according to Sportskeeda.
10. Kolkata derby (East Bengal vs ATK Mohun Bagan)
9. Cairo derby (Al Ahly vs Zamalek)
8. Fla-Flu (Flamengo vs Fluminense)
7. Old Firm (Celtic vs Rangers)
6. Liverpool vs Manchester United
5. Derby della Madonnina (Inter Milan vs AC Milan)
4. Mother of all battles (Olympiacos and Panathinaikos)
3. Intercontinental Derby (Fenerbahce vs Galatasaray)
2. El Clasico (Real Madrid vs Barcelona)
1. Superclasico (Boca Juniors vs River Plate)