Most Successful English Football Clubs

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For decades, Football has been a part of this world and has been an exciting sport to follow. Football, which is also known as soccer in other countries, has a long-standing history around the globe. Over the years, soccer has become one of the most successful and supported sports in the world.

In 1930, the first FIFA World Cup was played in Uruguay and has continued to return every four years for this exciting event. It started in the year of 1992. This league currently holds the status as the top Football leagues in the world.

In this article, we will be looking at the best English clubs, the first winners, the biggest winners, and so much more relating to this exciting sport.

Top 10 most successful English Football Clubs 

Football, being one of the biggest supported sports around the world, has many different clubs and teams. Some of the most famous football clubs are British clubs. Here is the list of most successful English Football clubs and what makes them exceptional.

  • Manchester United

Manchester United is a professional club in Trafford in England. The club plays in the Premier League every year. The current Manager of this very well established club is Ole Gunnar Solskjær. Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway created Manchester United.

  • Liverpool

This football club is a professional club in Liverpool in England. The team also competes in the Premier League. Liverpool’s most well-known nickname is The Reds. Liverpool is currently the best English soccer team.

The current Manager of Liverpool is Jürgen Klopp. The Parent organization of Liverpool is the Fenway Sports Group. So far, in 2020, they are the most successful English soccer team.

  • Arsenal

Arsenal is a club in Islington in England that plays in the Premier League. The current head coach is Mikel Arteta, and the owner is KSE UK Incorporated. Arsenal is also widely known as The Gunners.

  • Chelsea

This is a professional football team in Fulham in England. They were established in 1905, and they are another team that plays in the Premier League. The current head coach is Frank Lampard.

  • Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur, also known as Tottenham, Lilywhites, or Spurs, is a team in Tottenham in England. The current head coach is José Mourinho. The owner of this team is ENIC Group. 

  • Aston Villa

This Club is a professional team in Aston in Birmingham. The club plays in the Premier League. Aston Villa was first established in 1874. The current manager is Dean Smith. The Aston Villa’s well-known nickname is the Lions or The Villa. The owners of this team are Nassef Sawiris and Wes Edens.

  • Manchester City

Manchester City is an English team in Manchester in England that competes every year. This club was first established in 1880 and was named St. Mark’s. It then became Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 and was finally named Manchester City in the year 1894. The current owner is City Football Group, and the current manager is Pep Guardiola. This team is also known as Man City.

  • Everton

Everton is a team in Liverpool in England that plays in the Premier League. The current manager is Carlo Ancelotti. The stadium for this team is situated in Goodison Park.

  • Newcastle United

Newcastle United Football Club is in Newcastle. They also compete in the Premier League every year. This team was established in 1892. The team plays its home matches at the St James’ Park. Newcastle United is also known as The Magpies. The current owner of the club is Mike Ashley, and the manager is Steve Bruce.

  • Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest Club, also known as the Forest, is a club in West Bridgford in England. It was first established in 1865. This team is now thought of as the oldest football league club in England. The current owner is Evangelos Marinakis, and the manager is Sabri Lamouchi

Premier League Biggest Win 

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In the past, it had some pretty impressive wins. These wins have made history, and probably won’t be forgotten anytime soon. 

It was originally founded in February of 1992 and had since then become the top tier in English soccer. In this section, we have compiled a list of the top 5 Premier Leagues’ biggest wins.

These past winners have made history, and most supporters remember these games still today. All English football winners listed below have earned their name by working hard and showing their love for this exciting sport.

  1. Portsmouth vs. Reading – Overall goals scored was 11. Portsmouth 7 and Reading 4 in the year 2007.
  2. Tottenham vs. Reading – Overall goals scored was 10. Tottenham 6 and Reading 4, also in the year of 2007.
  3. Tottenham vs. Wigan – Overall goals scored was 10. Tottenham 9 and Wigan 1 in the year of 2009.
  4. Manchester United vs. Arsenal – Overall goals scored was 10. Man United 8 and Arsenal 2 in the year of 2011. 
  5. Arsenal vs. Newcastle – Overall goals scored was 10. Arsenal 7 and Newcastle 3 in the year of 2012.

Although the above wins are very impressive, the record for the biggest wins by English football trophy winners is none of those mentioned above.

The biggest win in history is Manchester United who beat Ipswich Town 9-0 in March of 1995. Manchester United is currently considered to be the best team.

The First Premier League Winners

In the season of 1992 to 1993, Manchester United won the first-ever title 10 points clear of Aston Villa. This made them the best English football team of the year. Manchester United has proceeded to win the title another 13 times after that. 

Below is the list of premier league winners by year and the amount of games that they have won. These previous winners have stood out to the rest of us. 

  1. Manchester United – This team was the first premier league winner and has won a total of 13 Championships.  The years: 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 and 2013.
  2. Chelsea – 4. The years: 2005, 2007, 2015, and 2017.
  3. Manchester City – 4. The years: 2012, 2014, 2018, and 2019.
  4. Arsenal – 3. The years:1998, 2002, and 2004.
  5. Leicester City – 1. The year: 2016.
  6. Blackburn Rovers – 1. The year: 1995.


Which English football club has won the most trophies?

Liverpool may not have won the most in recent times but in total they are in the number one spot with 18 trophies.

Who has won the most trophies Man Utd or Liverpool?

Here the winnner is Liverpool with 18 trophies.

Who is the most successful English football club in Europe?

After 30 years without winning the league, Liverpool is now ahead of Manchester United after the latest win.