10 players who have won the most number of Champions League titles

However, there have been players who have been extremely blessed as they have won the coveted trophy on multiple occasions which is truly an achievement.

Pratham K Sharma
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A few players have been lucky enough to lift the coveted trophy on multiple occasions

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The UEFA Champions League, the pinnacle of club football in Europe, has captivated audiences for many decades. It is a spectacle that never fails to enthral, especially because of the high-quality players who have participated in the competition. Every footballer dreams of winning the Champions League title during their career. However, only a few get to realize that dream.

Here, we look at 10 players who have won the title on the most number of occasions:

10. Marcelo (4)

Marcelo (Source: Twitter)

The 35-year-old Marcelo da Silva, won the Champions League title four times. All his four triumphs came in the jersey of Real Madrid, a team for which he was a pure asset as a left-back. His athleticism, pinpoint crosses, and solidity as a defender made him a complete player.

9. Isco (4)

Isco (Source: Twitter)

A player known for his creativity and dribbling skills, the 31-year-old Isco was a valuable squad member for Real Madrid back when he was a part of the side. His impact on the team was undeniable proof and that is the fact that all four of his Champions League medals came with Real Madrid.

8. Toni Kroos (4)

Toni Kroos (Source: Twitter)

The 34-year-old German, Tony Kroos, is regarded as one of the greatest midfielders historically, won four Champions League titles, one with Bayern Munich and the others with Real Madrid. His precise passing and great composure under pressure made him an invaluable asset. He is still very much a part of the Real Madrid outfit. 

7. Andres Iniesta (4)

Andres Iniesta (Source: Twitter)

A magician with the ball at his feet, Andres Iniesta was the architect of Barcelona's dominance under Pep Guardiola. His visionary gameplay, passing, and ability to control the game were instrumental in the team's overwhelming success. All four of his Champions League titles came with Barcelona. He currently represents the UAE Pro League club, Emirates. 

6. Casemiro (4)

Casemiro (Source: Twitter)

Currently, captain of the Brazillian national team, Casemiro has won 4 Champions League titles, all with Real Madrid. He was a vital cog in the side's midfield and has played a dominant role in plenty of their wins. He is now a part of Manchester United.

5. Gareth Bale (4) 

Gareth Bale (Source: Twitter)

A player blessed with extraordinary talent in terms of pace and power, Gareth Bale's contribution to Real Madrid's Champions League dominance is well documented. He won the title on 4 occasions. Only 34, he is now retired but he hung his boots as one of the best to have ever played the game.

4. Cristiano Ronaldo (5)

Cristiano Ronaldo (Source: Twitter)

A name synonymous with greatness, Cristiano Ronaldo needs no introduction. His relentless pursuit of excellence and his Midas touch resulted in him winning the Champions League on 5 occasions. He won his first Champions League title with Manchester United in 2008, before adding four more with Real Madrid.

3. Luka Modric (5)

Luke Modric (Source: Twitter)

Arguably the greatest Croatian footballer ever, Luka Modric's influence on Real Madrid's midfield is undeniable. His visionary moves and ability to control the tempo of the game have been instrumental in their European success. All five of his Champions League medals have been won with Real Madrid.

2. Dani Carvajal (5)

Dani Carvajal (Source: Twitter)

The 32-year-old rock-solid defender, Dani Carvajal has been a mainstay as a defender for Real Madrid over the years. All five of his titles came with Real Madrid. He has also been a pivotal part of the Spanish lineup.

1. Karim Benzema (5)

Karim Benzema (Source: Twitter)

An exceptional striker, Karim Benzema's magnificent football has helped him win the Champions League five times thus far. His influential performances played a key role in the dominance of Real Madrid during the 2010s. He now plays for the Saudi club, Al Ittihad. 

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