Football is one of the most popular sports on the planet. For the supporters, this is an emotional game. Aside from the vast number of domestic leagues, there are some spectacular cup events going on, each with its own claim to fame and a great variety of awards.
The top 10 best football tournaments in the world are listed below.
10. Copa Del Rey
The Campeonato de Espaa–Copa de Su Majestad el Rey, often known as Copa del Rey, is an annual knockout football competition in Spain managed by the Royal Spanish Football Federation, which was founded in 1903.
FC Barcelona is the reigning champion (31st title)
9. FA Cup
The Football Association Challenge Cup, also known as the FA Cup, is an annual knockout football competition in men’s domestic English football. It is the world’s oldest national football competition, having first been played in the 1871–72 season. It is organized and named after The Football Association.
Leicester City F.C. are the current champions (1st title)
8. AFC Asian Cup
The AFC Asian Cup is the premier association football competition played by the senior men’s national teams of Asian Football Confederation countries, deciding the Asian Football Confederation’s continental champion. After the Copa América, it is the world’s second-oldest continental football competition.
Qatar is the current champion (1st title)
7. African Cup of Nations
The Africa Cup of Nations, often known as AFCON is the continent’s biggest international men’s association football championship. It was first conducted in 1957 and is sanctioned by the Confederation of African Football.
Champions at the moment: Senegal (1st title)
6. UEFA Europa League
The UEFA Europa League, originally the UEFA Cup, is an annual football club competition for qualified European football clubs organized by the Union of European Football Associations since 1971.
Villarreal CF is the current champion (1st title)
5. Copa Libertadores
The CONMEBOL Libertadores, often known as the Copa Libertadores de América, is an annual international club football competition run by CONMEBOL since 1960. It is the highest level of competition in South American club football.
Palmeiras Esportiva Sociedade is the current champion.
4. Copa America
CONMEBOL or Copa América, formerly known as the South American Football Championship until 1975, is the premier men’s football competition contested by South American national teams. It was founded in 1916 and is the oldest still-running continental football competition, as well as the third most-watched in the globe.
Argentina is the current champion (15th title)
3. UEFA European Championship
The UEFA European Football Championship, often known as the European Championship and the Euros, is the main association football competition organized by the Union of European Football Associations, which was founded in 1958.
Italy is the current champion (2nd title)
2. The UEFA Champions League
The UEFA Champions League is a yearly club football competition organized by the Union of European Football Associations and contested by top-division European clubs, with the competition winners determined through a round-robin group stage to qualify for a double-legged knockout format and a single-leg final.
Chelsea Football Club is the current champion (2nd title)
1. FIFA World Cup
The FIFA World Cup, colloquially known as the World Cup, is an international association football championship played by the senior men’s national teams of the members of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association, the sport’s worldwide governing organization, which was founded in 1930.
France is the current champion (2nd title)