Europe is a continent on a very different level when it comes to football. The rules of the game were made on the continent and they continue to influence the game every day. Today, we want to focus on five of the most competitive leagues in Europe. We want to settle the argument of which club is the most successful using the trophies they have won in their history. So, let us recognize ten European clubs with most crowns in their trophy cabinet.
10.Atletico Madrid- 34 Trophies
Congratulations Atletico Madrid!
2018 UEFA Super Cup champions 🏆 pic.twitter.com/EAq1N7L5Be
— Goal News (@GoalNews) August 15, 2018
Atletico Madrid is based in Spanish Capital Madrid. The club has been in the shadow of well known Real Madrid side for many years but they have enough trophies to get in the top 10. The trophies they have lifted include La Liga-10 titles, Copa del Rey- 10 trophies, Europa League- 3 trophies and UEFA Super Cup- 3 trophies among others.
9. Inter-Milan- 39 Trophies
Italian giants Inter-Milan also makes the list for all the right reasons with a record of 39 trophies. The club shares San Siro Stadium with rivals AC Milan. In 2010 under the stewardship of Jose Mourinho, the club became the first club in the country to win a treble. Other trophies they have lifted include 18 Serie A titles, 7 Coppa Italia crowns 5 Supercoppa Italiana trophies, 3 Champions League titles, 3 UEFA Cups, 1 FIFA Club World Cup, and 2 Intercontinental.
8. Arsenal -45 Trophies
Video: Arsenal lift the FA Cup for a record 13th time. That's 3 times in the last 4 years the Gunners have won. pic.twitter.com/wSpPrJylhg
— Fresh Arsenal (@Fresh_Arsenal) May 27, 2017
Emirates Stadium is the home of Arsenal football club. Arsene Wenger finally left the club in 2017/18 season after coaching the club for almost 22 years. Former PSG and Sevilla boss Unai Emery took over the tough job of getting the Gunners back to the top. The 45 trophies include 13 Premier League titles, 13 FA Cups, 15 FA Community Shield crowns, 2 League Cup, 1 UEFA Cup Winners Cup and 1 UEFA Cup.
7. AC Milan- 47 Trophies
On this day: In 2007, A.C. Milan beat Liverpool 2-1 in Athens to lift the Champions League trophy. pic.twitter.com/SNS1qyzOQf
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) May 23, 2014
AC Milan is the second most successful club in European Club competition called the Champions League. They have lifted 7 crowns, 2 Cup Winners Cup, 5 UEFA Super Cup, 3 Intercontinental Cups, 1 Club World Cup, 18 Serie A titles, 5 Coppa Italia and 6 Italian Super Cups. They share the San Siro with InterMilan.
6. Liverpool -59 Trophies
Steven Gerrard and Rafael Benitez-lift the UEFA Champions League Trophy,John Lennon Airport 2005 pic.twitter.com/zYz6mH1bxS
— Kathleen (@oldpicposter) November 3, 2016
Liverpool is the most successful British club in Europe with 5 Champions League trophies to their name. They lifted the most recent crown in 2005 defeating AC Milan in post-match penalties. They were also the most successful club in Britain with 18 crowns until recently when Manchester United dethroned them. They have also won 3 UEFA Cups, 3 UEFA Super Cups, 7 FA Cups, 8 League Cups, and 15 FA Community Shields. They play at Anfield Stadium.