Which team has won the Champions League the most times?

Question: Which football (soccer) team has won the Champions League/European Cup the most times?

Answer: The football team which has currently won the most European Cups/Champions Leagues is the Spanish side Real Madrid.

The Spanish La Liga team has so far taken the trophy a record 9 times while finishing runners-up on 3 occasions.

Real’s first title came in 1956 after which they won it 4 more times in a row given them 5 consecutive European Cup wins.

Their most recent European Cup (now known as the Champions League) came in 2002 when they defeated German side Bayer Leverkusen in the final.

In 1992 the name and format of the European Cup was changed, then becoming the UEFA Champions League.