Unsurprisingly, the club with the most players is European champions Barcelona who boast 15 different players in the 500. That's two more than arch-rivals Real Madrid, who share joint second place with Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus.

Club, Number of players (compared to last year)

a) Barcelona 15 (+2)
b) Bayern Munich 13 (-3
c) Juventus 13 (+5)
d) Paris Saint-Germain 13 (+1)
e) Real Madrid 13 (-)
f) Atletico Madrid 12 (+1)
g) Manchester City 11 (-)
h) Arsenal 10 (+1)
i) Chelsea 9 (-4)
j) Borussia Dortmund 8 (-)
k) Napoli 8 (+1)
l) Roma 8 (-)
m) Bayer Leverkusen 7 (+3)
n) Porto 7 (-2)
o) Tottenham 7 (+2)
p) Sporting Lisbon 6 (+2)
q) Manchester Utd 5 (-5)
r) Monaco 5 (-3)
s) Wolfsburg 5 (-4)

 

Last year’s 500 by club.