Most times we often judge the success and greatness of players by the amount of trophies they have acquired during their career and time of professional play. This is not 100% accurate when measuring a players success and the caliber of a player but people most times rely better on numbers, so this makes it hard to ignore.
Now we’ll be taking a look at the top 10 players who have won the highest numbers of trophies in the soccer world. The numbers that are listed here stand for the amount of trophies players have won at club levels.
We give you players with the most trophies as you read on you get to see the amount of trophies they have:
10. Kenny Dalglish: 29 (Liverpool and Celtic)
This soccer star was popularly known as Kenny King. This wonderful striker did well for himself racking up 25 appealing trophies during his time playing soccer with Liverpool and Celtic. The forward arrived with a record-breaking transfer fee of £440,000 at Liverpool.
Later on he went over to play for Celtic and Blackburn Rovers to domestic glory as their manager.
He went on to guide Blackburn Rovers and Celtic to domestic glory as their manager.
9. Vitor Baia: 30 (FC Porto and FC Barcelona)
This former Barcelona and Porto goalkeeper won’t ring a bell in the ears of most. Vitor Baia was one of the few who stuck to Portuguese club when their roaster was pillaged back in 2004.
The wonderful goalkeeper spent most of his football career with Porto barring a two year spell with Barcelona. Vitor Baia won a magnificent 25 trophies to his name with Porto while adding another five to his name with Barcelona.
8. Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 31 (Ajax, Juventus, Inter, Barcelona, Milan, PSG, and Manchester United)
Most people in the world including non foofvall fans have surely heard of this name. It needs no story when you hear this Swedish legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic. He is one of the most feared forward of this generation and this bad boy has comquered almost every part of Europe. Ever since he left Sweden in 2001, he has one at least one trophy.
Though this prolific striker is recorded with one of the best careers ever, he ended up with no champions league in the and now he plays for LA Galaxy in the MLS. Despite all his good record that is the only trophy he didn’t set his hands on as Messi hasn’t also been able to win the World Cup Trophy though we are talking about club level on this list.
7. Gerard Pique: 32 (Manchester United and FC Barcelona)
This Barcelona defender has played in Barcelona for 10 years now, the Spain International is 31 and has 32 trophies to his name already. Ever since joining spanish giants Barcelona, Gerard Pique has an addition of 26 trophies to his list. He still has few years to play and may even end up as first on this list at the rate he’s claiming trophies.
6. Maxwell: 33 (Cruzeiro, Ajax, Inter Milan, Barcelona, and Paris Saint-Germain)
Maxwell had a 17 year career as a left back. From his Copa do Brasil victory with former club Cruzeiro in 2000 to his most recent success with Paris Saint-Germain in the Coupe de France, Maxwell has giving himself a reputation as an arranged trophy collecter. The 37 year old has sulrised plenty being on the list especially with the knowledge of magical players we have witnessed. Despite the fact they have not been able to meet up to the amount of trophies the Brazil International has accumulated in his career.
The five time Ballon d’Or and world class sensation Christiano Ronaldo only has 21 trophies to his record, while Maxwdll has won 33 trophies durin his career since the year 2000 which means he has 17 more than Ronaldo. But this doesnt state the fact that he is a better footballer, it just means he has been gifted to be on the winning sides during his career.
5. Lionel Messi: 34 (FC Barcelona)
Thus is one magical footballer who has spent all his years as a Barcelona skimmer, undoubtedly we all knew he was going tocmake the list sooner or later. Popularly called the GOAT, Coming as a substitute back in 2004 July 1st ever since then has the forward been winning trophies with Barcelona and has a total of 30 with the Catalan giants. He scores prolific goals and assists teammates every now and then. He’s a very strong opponenet for defenders as he’s hard to catch and tackle.
This Argentine has won all trophies there is to win in club football but this 5 time Ballon d’Or winner has not been able to hold on to an international honor apart from Olympic gold medal.
4. Ryan Giggs: 34 (Manchester United)
The current Wales national team manager was one of the best most furnished soccer stars for a long time. He has won more trophies than some clubs put together, some believe his career has never been seen or done before, the Manchester United star won 34 trophies during his career.
He played well for United and had an interesting 963 appearances for the club. He raised up 13 unprecedented Premier League Trophies this is something that has never been done by any other player in the world of football.
3. Andres Iniesta: 35 (FC Barcelona)
This master mind currently plays in the J1 league. This prolific midfielder has put in a world class performance in so many important games andnit would have been so bad if he didnt make this list. Currently at age 35, he is one the best to have ever played the game of soccer.
He is the most furnished and arranged spanish footballer of all time. Even if you are to consider only his heroic achievements with the Catalan giants he also has honors with national squad as well.
2. Oleksandr Shovkovskiy: 36 (Dynamo Kiev)
Asides from Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Gianluigi Buffon only a few players have made over 100 appearances in the Champions League without winning it. The 43 year old will have to console himself with one of his 14 Ukrainian Premier League titles instead because Oleksandr Shovkovskiy might never win the Champions League title.
1. Dani Alves: 39 (Bahia, Sevilla, Barcelona, Juventus, and PSG)
In eight years thaf Dani Alves played in Barcelona he picked up 23 major honors. This defender used to be a winger before he was brought to the back positon by his father and till now the 35 year old right back still remains the best at his position. To even imagine that Barcelona let him go on free transfer. And given that they didn’t get a good replacement for him, this will be recorded as one of Barcelona’s worst deals and his absence really affected them the next season.