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The most important teams that can take their chest from having always played in the highest category.
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Only three clubs in Spain have managed to play the 90 seasons of the First Division League without missing a single one of them: Barcelona, Real Madrid and Athletic Bilbao. The meringue set is the one with the most titles with 34, followed by Barca with 26. The Basque team is in 4th place with 8 conquests.
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In Italy the only club that boasts the fact of never having dropped is Inter, present in the 87 seasons that Serie A has had. In those 87 seasons it has achieved 16 titles, only surpassed by Juventus with 34.
Since the descent of River in 2011 and Independiente in 2013, Boca is the only team in Argentina that has played all seasons of the country’s First Division.
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Although Glasgow Rangers is Scotland’s most league champion team, its staunch rival can say that it knows of no division other than the First. Aberdeen, champion on 4 occasions, did not lose the category either.
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The three most important clubs in the Netherlands are the same 3 that never descended from the Eredivisie. Ajax has the most titles at 34, followed by PSV at 24 and Feyenoord at 15.
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The same situation that occurs in the Netherlands is repeated in Portugal, with the 3 most popular teams being the only three that never descended.
Feherbahce vs Galatasaray | VI-Images / .
The same occurs in Turkey with Fernerbahçe, Besiktas and Galatasaray, the three clubs with the most League titles in the country.
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With Cruzeiro’s descent in 2019, there are only three Brazilian clubs that never lost the category: Flamengo, Santos and Sao Paulo.