Real Madrid is preparing to face Liverpool in the Champions League final 2022, on Saturday, May 28, at Stade de France “Saint-Denis” in the French capital, Paris.
Real Madrid is seeking to return to the top of European football for the first time since 2018, led by its Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti, who aspires to win the title for the fourth time in his career.
During its long history, Real Madrid was able to win the European Champions League in its old and modern versions, and it is the club that has achieved the most titles in the European competition that started the 1956/1955 season.
How many trophies does Real Madrid have in the Champions League?
The Royal Club is the most successful club in the Champions League; He won the title 13 times, far ahead of its closest rivals, AC Milan, with 7 titles, in second place, Liverpool and Bayern Munich, in third place, with 6 titles, and Barcelona, Spain, in fourth place, with 5 titles.
Real Madrid has won the European Champions Cup (the old version of the European Champions League) 6 times; The years 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1966, and crowned the championship with its new name (European Champions League, started in 1993), 7 times; 1998, 2000, 2002, 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2018.
|Championship||The number of titles|
|European Champion Clubs Cup||6|
|Real Madrid Champions League||13|
Real Madrid records in the Champions League
In addition to being the record holder in the number of Champions League titles won 13 times, Real Madrid is also the most team to reach the final of the competition with 16 finals, winning 13 and losing only 3 in 1962, 1964 and 1981.
One of the paradoxes of the 2022 final between the Royal Club and the Reds is that the last final Real Madrid lost was against Liverpool in 1981, and the last final the English club lost was against Real Madrid in 2018.
List of European Champions League winners
Real Madrid is the longest-running group in the Champions League, with 25 consecutive seasons between 1997 and 2022, and is the only team to have reached the Champions League semi-finals 8 times in a row between 2011 and 2018.
Real Madrid is the club that has reached the Champions League semi-finals 31 times, far ahead of Bayern Munich II with 20 attendance, and Barcelona third with 17 semi-finals in its history.
Real Madrid is the only team that has crossed the 1,000 goal obstacle in the Champions League, and the 1,000th goal was signed by its French striker Karim Benzema, during the group stage match against Shakhtar Donetsk of Ukraine in the current 2022/2021 edition.
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