Trophies are one of the major factors on which the success of football clubs is judged. We know that the most popular clubs like Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester United, Bayern Munich etc have won many trophies in their history. In this article, we will have a look at the football clubs with the most trophies in the world.
Here are the 20 football clubs with the most trophies in the world.
20. FCSB – Romania – 60 trophies
Previously known as Steaua Bucharest, FCSB are Romania’s most successful side. It’s been a relatively barren period for the Bucharest-based team, having not won the league since 2015. Overall, they have won the domestic league 26 times, while winning the domestic cup 24 times.
19. Galatasaray – Turkey – 60 trophies
The most successful team in Turkish football, winning more Super Lig and Turkish Cups than anyone else, Galatasaray have also tasted success on the continental stage when they lifted the UEFA Cup back in 2000.
18. Boca Juniors – Argentina – 61 trophies
Boca Juniors are the most successful side in Argentina, having won the 35 Primera División championships, and 17 domestic cups. Their rivalry with River Plate is one of the fiercest rivalries in world football.
17. Anderlecht – Belgium – 64 trophies
Supported all over Belgium, Anderlecht are 34-time champions and nine-time Belgian Cup winners. They are the most successful club in the country. However, they are going through a dry spell having not won a trophy since 2017.
16. Manchester United – England – 67 trophies
Manchester United are the second most successful club in England. They boast a rich history of 20 league titles, 12 FA Cups, and three Champions Leagues. They recently won their 6th League Cup title during the 2022-23 season. As well as the titles, United’s history has been full of talented players who have gone on to be some of the best in the world.
15. Liverpool – England – 68 trophies
Claiming their 19th English title in 2020, Liverpool are the most successful club in England, having won a total of 68 trophies. Jurgen Klopp has brought the glory years back to Anfield with the red half of Merseyside celebrating their sixth European Cup in 2019. They have won 19 League titles, 8 FA Cups, 9 League Cups, 6 Champions League titles among a host of other trophies.
14. Juventus – Italy – 70 trophies
Despite having missed out on Serie A titles for the last three years, Juventus are still the most successful Italian club. The Italian giants boast an impressive 36 Serie A titles along with 14 Coppa Italia. The Champions League remains the Holy Grail for the Old Lady. Despite such domestic success, they have only won Europe’s premier prize twice.
13. Ajax – Netherlands – 75 trophies
The rich history of Ajax has seen the club win the Eredivisie 36 times as well as lifting the Champions League on four occasions. The Amsterdam-based club has also won the KNVB Cup 20 times, which is a record.