5. FC Bayern Munich: Bundesliga – Germany
When thinking of German football, it is not completed without mentioning FC Bayern Munich. The well-recognized club which dates its founding date as far back as 119 years ago, February 1900, is just days away from its 120th anniversary. Throughout those years, the club has featured some of the best German football players, most of whom go on to play in the National football team of Germany. Bayern Munich is also the most successful club in the history of German football.
Bayern Munich holds the record for the most Bundesliga title with 29 titles and also also holds the record for the most DFB-Pokal, DFL-Ligapokal, and DFB/DFL-Supercup titles with 19, 6, and 7 titles, respectively. In the continental UEFA Championship league tournament, the club is equally successful since they have won the tournament on five occasions. Bayern Munich has also won the UEFA Super and European Cups once.
4. Juventus: Serie A – Italy
It is undoubted that Juventus is a primary franchise in European football. Known as The Old lady, since the club was founded in 1897, it has grown to become one of the best football clubs to come out of Italy. Famous for their enamouring black and white striped home jersey, Juventus currently boasts of one of the world’s best players – Cristiano Ronaldo. He has claimed the Ballon d’Or on five occasions, together with Lionel Messi, one of two football players that have achieved the feat. The Italian club also holds some records for the number of trophies they have won. Juve has the most Serie A title wins with 35 tittles, 13 Coppa Italia titles, and 8 Supercoppa Italiana titles. Moreover, the club has also won two UEFA Champions League and 2 UEFA Super Cup.