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UEFA Super Cup roll of honour: Real Madrid end 27-year wait

Champions League By: Collins Udeme | 09/08/2017

UEFA Super Cup roll of honour: Real Madrid end 27-year wait

Real Madrid continued Spain's dominance of the UEFA Super Cup on Tuesday with victory against Manchester United, becoming the first side since 1990 to retain the trophy.

The 2-1 win over Jose Mourinho's men was Spain's 14th triumph in the competition – a fourth in a row, and an eighth in nine years – from 25 appearances.

Italy have nine wins and are second in the all-time ranking. Real Madrid have also become only the second team to successfully defend the trophy, following AC Milan's victories in 1989 and 1990.

The Italian outfit are level with Barcelona on five wins – one more than Madrid.

FCNaija.com takes a at the records as provided ny uefa.com and according to UEFA, appearances in both legs of pre-1998 format counts as one appearance.

Most wins by country

Spain 14
Italy 9
England 7
Belgium 3
Netherlands 2

Most appearances by country

Spain 25
England 16
Italy 13
Germany 8
Netherlands 5

Most wins by club

Milan 5
Barcelona 5
Real Madrid 4
Liverpool 3
Ajax 2
Atlético Madrid 2
Juventus 2
Anderlecht 2
Valencia 2

Most appearances by club

Barcelona 9
Milan 7
Liverpool 5
Real Madrid 5
Sevilla 5
Bayern München 4
Manchester United 4
Porto 4

Most wins by player

Paolo Maldini (Milan) 4
Dani Alves (Sevilla/Barcelona) 4

Most appearances by player in separate years*

Dani Alves (Sevilla/Barcelona) 5
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