UEFA Super Cup

The UEFA Super Cup is an annual super cup football match organised by UEFA and contested by the winners of the two main European club competitions; the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League. The competition's official name was originally the Super Competition,[1] and later the European Super Cup; it was renamed the UEFA Super Cup in 1995, following a policy of rebranding by UEFA. It is not recognised as one of UEFA's major competitions.[2][3]

UEFA Super Cup
Founded1972; 50 years ago (1972)
(official since 1973)
RegionEurope (UEFA)
Number of teams2
Current champions Chelsea
(2nd title)
Most successful club(s) Barcelona
Milan
(5 titles each)
WebsiteOfficial website
2021 UEFA Super Cup

From 1972 to 1999, the UEFA Super Cup was contested between the winners of the European Cup/UEFA Champions League and the winners of the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup. After the discontinuation of the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, it has been contested by the winners of the UEFA Champions League and the winners of the UEFA Cup, which was renamed the UEFA Europa League in 2009.

The current holders are Chelsea, who won 6–5 on penalties following a 1–1 draw after extra time against Villarreal in 2021. The most successful teams in the competition are Barcelona and Milan, who have won the trophy five times each.


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