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EUROPEAN CUP WINNERS 1956-2021


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1950s
Real Madrid
Real Madrid
Real Madrid
Real Madrid
1950s

1960s
Real Madrid
Benfica
Benfica
Milan
Inter
Inter
Real Madrid
Celtic crest
Manchester United crest
Milan
1960s

1970s
Feyenoord
AJAX
AJAX
AJAX
Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich
Liverpool crest
Liverpool crest
Nottingham Forest
1970s

1980s
Nottingham Forest
Liverpool crest
Aston Villa
Hamburg
Liverpool crest
Juventus
Steaua Bucharest
Porto
PSV
Milan
1980s

1990s
Milan
Red Star Belgrade
Barcelona crest
Marseille
Milan
AJAX
Juventus
Borussia Dortmund crest
Real Madrid
Manchester United crest
1990s

2000s
Real Madrid
Bayern Munich
Real Madrid
Milan
Porto
Liverpool crest
Barcelona crest
Milan
Manchester United crest
Barcelona crest
2000s

2010s
Inter
Barcelona crest
Chelsea
Bayern Munich
Real Madrid
Barcelona crest
Real Madrid
Real Madrid
Real Madrid
Liverpool crest
2010s

2020s
Bayern Munich
Chelsea
2020s




Europe’s premier club competition kicked off in 1955 as the European Cup. From 1955 to 1996, the European Cup was only open to the champions of domestic leagues and the defending European Cup winner.

UEFA rebranded the competition in 1992, changing it from the European Cup to the Champions League. Five years later, in 1997, UEFA changed things even further, opening the competition up to the runners-up of the stronger leagues. Further expansion over the years has allowed even more clubs to enter the Champions League, to the detriment of the UEFA Cup / Europa League.

With almost double the amount of titles than any other club, Real Madrid remain the kings of European cup football. And whilst the list of UEFA Cup winners might contain a few smaller clubs, the line-up of European Cup winners and Champions League winners over the decades has been full of Europe's big hitters.




EUROPEAN CUP WINNERS AND RUNNERS-UP

Year European Cup Winner Runner-up Score
2020-21Chelsea Manchester City 1:0
2019-20Bayern Munich Paris Saint-Germain 1:0
2018-19Liverpool Tottenham Hotspur 2:0
2017-18Real Madrid Liverpool 3:1
2016-17Real Madrid Juventus 4:1
2015-16Real Madrid Atlético Madrid 1:1 (5:3 Pens)
2014-15Barcelona Juventus 3:1
2013-14Real Madrid Atlético Madrid 4:1 (a.e.t.)
2012-13Bayern Munich Borussia Dortmund 2:1
2011-12Chelsea Bayern Munich 1:1 (4:3 Pens)
2010-11Barcelona Manchester United 3:1
2009-10Inter Bayern Munich 2:0
2008-09Barcelona Manchester United 2:0
2007-08Manchester United Chelsea 1:1 (6:5 Pens)
2006-07AC Milan Liverpool 2:1
2005-06Barcelona Arsenal 2:1
2004-05Liverpool AC Milan 3:3 (3:2 Pens)
2003-04Porto Monaco 3:0
2002-03AC Milan Juventus 0:0 (3:2 Pens)
2001-02Real Madrid Bayer Leverkusen 2:1
2000-01Bayern Munich Valencia 1:1 (5:4 Pens)
1999-00Real Madrid Valencia 3:0
1998-99Manchester United Bayern Munich 2:1
1997-98Real Madrid Juventus 1:0
1996-97Borussia Dortmund Juventus 3:1
1995-96Juventus Ajax 1:1 (4:2 Pens)
1994-95Ajax AC Milan 1:0
1993-94AC Milan Barcelona 4:0
1992-93Marseille AC Milan 1:0
1991-92Barcelona Sampdoria 1:0 (a.e.t.)
1990-91Red Star Belgrade Marseille 0:0 (5:3 Pens)
1989-90AC Milan Benfica 1:0
1988-89AC Milan Steaua Bucharest 4:0
1987-88PSV Eindhoven Benfica 0:0 (6:5 Pens)
1986-87Porto Bayern Munich 2:1
1985-86Steaua Bucharest Barcelona 0:0 (2:0 Pens)
1984-85Juventus Liverpool 1:0
1983-84Liverpool Roma 1:1 (4:2 Pens)
1982-83Hamburg Juventus 1:0
1981-82Aston Villa Bayern Munich 1:0
1980-81Liverpool Real Madrid 1:0
1979-80Nottingham Forest Hamburg 1:0
1978-79Nottingham Forest Malmö 1:0
1977-78Liverpool Club Brugge 1:0
1976-77Liverpool Borussia Mönchengladbach 3:1
1975-76Bayern Munich Saint-Étienne 1:0
1974-75Bayern Munich Leeds Utd 2:0
1973-74Bayern Munich Atlético Madrid 4:0
1972-73Ajax Juventus 1:0
1971-72Ajax Inter 2:0
1970-71Ajax Panathinaikos 2:0
1969-70Feyenoord Celtic 2:1 (a.e.t.)
1968-69AC Milan Ajax 4:1
1967-68Manchester United Benfica 4:1 (a.e.t.)
1966-67Celtic Inter 2:1
1965-66Real Madrid Partizan Belgrade 2:1
1964-65Inter Benfica 1:0
1963-64Inter Real Madrid 3:1
1962-63AC Milan Benfica 2:1
1961-62Benfica Real Madrid 5:3
1960-61Benfica Barcelona 3:2
1959-60Real Madrid Eintracht Frankfurt 7:3
1958-59Real Madrid Reims 2:0
1957-58Real Madrid AC Milan 3:2 (a.e.t.)
1956-57Real Madrid Fiorentina 2:0
1955-56Real Madrid Reims 4:3