Managers with most Champions League titles, wins & winners medals!


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List with Managers with most Champions League titles

Managers with most Champions League titles and medals? Which manager has won the most Champions League titles? Who has won the most Champions League medals? Which manager with most Champions League medals? It’s the best trophy you can win in club football and luckily for some football managers, they’ve won it on several occasions.

In today’s SillySeason Top-10 list, we are going to look through some of the most successful Managers in the Champions League history by looking at how many winners medals they obtained throughout their career. We will look at the Managers with most Champions League titles.

Managers with most Champions League titles wins

We will look at the Managers with most Champions League titles and medals. A lot of Managers go throughout their career without winning the Champions League, some Managers are lucky enough to say they’ve won it once, and then there are some Managers that have won it on numerous occasions. It’s always good to know which manager has won the most Champions Leagues.

Which football manager has won the most Champions League titles?

Managers with most Champions League titles? Which stars have the most Champions League Winners medals? Lets take a look at some of the most successful Managers in Champions League history.

Here is our Managers with most Champions League titles list. At the end of the list you will find which manager has won the Champions League the most times.

UEFA Champions League winners – Managers

Final Nationality Winning manager Country Club
1956  ESP José Villalonga  ESP Real Madrid
1957  ESP José Villalonga  ESP Real Madrid
1958  ARG Luis Carniglia  ESP Real Madrid
1959  ARG Luis Carniglia  ESP Real Madrid
1960  ESP Miguel Muñoz  ESP Real Madrid
1961  HUN Béla Guttmann  POR Benfica
1962  HUN Béla Guttmann  POR Benfica
1963  ITA Nereo Rocco  ITA Milan
1964  ARG Helenio Herrera  ITA Internazionale
1965  ARG Helenio Herrera  ITA Internazionale
1966  ESP Miguel Muñoz  ESP Real Madrid
1967  SCO Jock Stein  SCO Celtic
1968  SCO Matt Busby  ENG Manchester United
1969  ITA Nereo Rocco  ITA Milan
1970  AUT Ernst Happel  NED Feyenoord
1971  NED Rinus Michels  NED Ajax
1972  ROU Ștefan Kovács  NED Ajax
1973  ROU Ștefan Kovács  NED Ajax
1974  FRG Udo Lattek  FRG Bayern Munich
1975  FRG Dettmar Cramer  FRG Bayern Munich
1976  FRG Dettmar Cramer  FRG Bayern Munich
1977  ENG Bob Paisley  ENG Liverpool
1978  ENG Bob Paisley  ENG Liverpool
1979  ENG Brian Clough  ENG Nottingham Forest
1980  ENG Brian Clough  ENG Nottingham Forest
1981  ENG Bob Paisley  ENG Liverpool
1982  ENG Tony Barton  ENG Aston Villa
1983  AUT Ernst Happel  FRG Hamburg
1984  ENG Joe Fagan  ENG Liverpool
1985  ITA Giovanni Trapattoni  ITA Juventus
1986  ROU Emerich Jenei  ROU Steaua București
1987  POR Artur Jorge  POR Porto
1988  NED Guus Hiddink  NED PSV Eindhoven
1989  ITA Arrigo Sacchi  ITA Milan
1990  ITA Arrigo Sacchi  ITA Milan
1991  YUG Ljupko Petrović  YUG Red Star Belgrade
1992  NED Johan Cruyff  ESP Barcelona
1993  BEL Raymond Goethals  FRA Marseille
1994  ITA Fabio Capello  ITA Milan
1995  NED Louis van Gaal  NED Ajax
1996  ITA Marcello Lippi  ITA Juventus
1997  GER Ottmar Hitzfeld  GER Borussia Dortmund
1998  GER Jupp Heynckes  ESP Real Madrid
1999  SCO Alex Ferguson  ENG Manchester United
2000  ESP Vicente del Bosque  ESP Real Madrid
2001  GER Ottmar Hitzfeld  GER Bayern Munich
2002  ESP Vicente del Bosque  ESP Real Madrid
2003  ITA Carlo Ancelotti  ITA Milan
2004  POR José Mourinho  POR Porto
2005  ESP Rafael Benítez  ENG Liverpool
2006  NED Frank Rijkaard  ESP Barcelona
2007  ITA Carlo Ancelotti  ITA Milan
2008  SCO Alex Ferguson  ENG Manchester United
2009  ESP Pep Guardiola  ESP Barcelona
2010  POR José Mourinho  ITA Internazionale
2011  ESP Pep Guardiola  ESP Barcelona
2012  ITA Roberto Di Matteo  ENG Chelsea
2013  GER Jupp Heynckes  GER Bayern Munich
2014  ITA Carlo Ancelotti  ESP Real Madrid
2015  ESP Luis Enrique  ESP Barcelona
2016  FRA Zinedine Zidane  ESP Real Madrid
2017  FRA Zinedine Zidane  ESP Real Madrid
2018  FRA Zinedine Zidane  ESP Real Madrid

Managers with multiple European Cup and Champions League titles

Rank Nation Manager Won Years won Clubs
1 England Bob Paisley 3 1977, 1978, 1981 Liverpool
Italy Carlo Ancelotti 3 2003, 2007, 2014 Milan, Real Madrid
France Zinedine Zidane 3 2016, 2017, 2018 Real Madrid
4 Spain José Villalonga 2 1956, 1957 Real Madrid
Argentina Luis Carniglia 2 1958, 1959 Real Madrid
Hungary Béla Guttmann 2 1961, 1962 Benfica
Argentina Helenio Herrera 2 1964, 1965 Internazionale
Spain Miguel Muñoz 2 1960, 1966 Real Madrid
Italy Nereo Rocco 2 1963, 1969 Milan
Romania Ștefan Kovács 2 1972, 1973 Ajax
Germany Dettmar Cramer 2 1975, 1976 Bayern Munich
England Brian Clough 2 1979, 1980 Nottingham Forest
Austria Ernst Happel 2 1970, 1983 Feyenoord, Hamburg
Italy Arrigo Sacchi 2 1989, 1990 Milan
West Germany Ottmar Hitzfeld 2 1997, 2001 Borussia Dortmund, Bayern Munich
Spain Vicente del Bosque 2 2000, 2002 Real Madrid
Scotland Alex Ferguson 2 1999, 2008 Manchester United
Portugal José Mourinho 2 2004, 2010 Porto, Internazionale
Spain Josep Guardiola 2 2009, 2011 Barcelona
Germany Jupp Heynckes 2 1998, 2013 Real Madrid, Bayern Munich
Bold = Still active managers

Champions League winners – Managers by nationality

This table lists the total number of titles won by managers of each country.

Nationality Number of
 Italy 11
 Spain 10
 England 7
 Germany 7
 Netherlands 5
 Argentina 4
 Scotland 4
 France 3
 Portugal 3
 Romania 3
 Austria 2
 Hungary 2
 Belgium 1
 Yugoslavia 1


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