UEFA Super Cup records and statistics

Highest, fastest, biggest, best? What records could be on the line in Tallinn?

Dani Alves has won the UEFA Super Cup on a record four occasions
Dani Alves has won the UEFA Super Cup on a record four occasions ©Getty Images

European champions v …
• The European Cup/UEFA Champions League holders have won 23 of the 42 editions.

• The UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League winners have won seven of the 18 editions since the demise of the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup.

Most wins by nation
14 Spain (Barcelona 5, Real Madrid 4, Valencia 2, Atlético Madrid 2, Sevilla 1)
9 Italy (AC Milan 5, Juventus 2, Lazio 1, Parma 1)
7 England (Liverpool 3, Aston Villa 1, Chelsea 1, Manchester United 1, Nottingham Forest 1)

Spain are guaranteed a 15th triumph in Tallinn

Milan lift the trophy in 2007
Milan lift the trophy in 2007©Bongarts

Most wins by club
5 AC Milan, Barcelona
4 Real Madrid
3
Liverpool
2 Ajax, Anderlecht, Atlético Madrid, Juventus, Valencia

Real Madrid could equal the record of five titles shared by AC Milan and Barcelona; Atlético could become the first team to win their first three UEFA Super Cups

Most wins by player
4= Dani Alves (Sevilla 2006, Barcelona 2009, 2011, 2015)
4= Paolo Maldini (AC Milan 1989, 1990, 1994, 2003)

Seven Real Madrid players can equal that record in Tallinn: Dani Carvajal, Sergio Ramos, Marcelo, Luka Modrić, Karim Benzema, Isco (all 2014, 2016, 2017) and Toni Kroos (2013 with Bayern, 2014, 2017 with Real Madrid)

Highlights: Ancelotti's most recent triumph
Highlights: Ancelotti's most recent triumph

Most wins by coach
3= Carlo Ancelotti (AC Milan 2003, 2007, Real Madrid 2014)
3= Josep Guardiola (Barcelona 2009, 2011, Bayern München 2013)

Diego Simeone could claim his second Super Cup as coach after 2012

Most participations by nation
25 Spain (Barcelona 9, Real Madrid 6, Sevilla 5, Valencia 2, Atlético Madrid 2, Real Zaragoza 1)
16 England (Liverpool 5, Manchester United 4, Chelsea 3, Nottingham Forest 2, Arsenal 1, Aston Villa 1)
13 Italy (AC Milan 7, Juventus 2, Internazionale Milano 1, Parma 1, Lazio 1, Sampdoria 1)

Spain will make it 27 in Tallinn

Previous Madrid derbies in UEFA competition
Previous Madrid derbies in UEFA competition

Most participations by club
9 Barcelona
7 AC Milan
6 Real Madrid
5 Liverpool, Sevilla
4 Bayern, Porto, Manchester United
3 Ajax, Chelsea

Real Madrid will move alongside AC Milan on seven; 2018 is Atlético's third UEFA Super Cup

Final outcomes

Highest-scoring final*: 2015, Barcelona 5-4 Sevilla
Biggest winning margin*: 2006, Sevilla 3-0 Barcelona, and 2012, Atlético Madrid 4-1 Chelsea
Extra-time: six finals have gone to extra-time, most recently 2016, Real Madrid 3-2 Sevilla
Penalty shoot-out: 2013, Bayern 2-2 Chelsea (aet, Bayern win 5-4 on pens)

Individual records

Highlights: Barcelona 5-4 Sevilla
Highlights: Barcelona 5-4 Sevilla

Fastest goal: Éver Banega (three minutes – 2015: Barcelona 5-4 Sevilla)
Hat-tricks: Radamel Falcao (2012, Atlético Madrid v Chelsea) and Terry McDermott (1977, Liverpool v Hamburg, second leg).
Own goal: Patrick Paauwe scored the only Super Cup own goal to date in Feyenoord's 3-1 loss to Real Madrid in 2002.
Red cards: Five players have been sent off in UEFA Super Cup games (all ended up on the losing side) – Paul Scholes (2008, United), Rolando and Fredy Guarín (both 2011, Porto), Ramires (2013, Chelsea) and Thimothée Kolodziejczak (Sevilla, 2016).

Dani Alves has appeared in five UEFA Super Cups
Dani Alves has appeared in five UEFA Super Cups©AFP/Getty Images

Appearances in most UEFA Super Cup editions
5
Dani Alves (Sevilla 2006, 2007, Barcelona 2009, 2011, 2015)

No one can match this record in Tallinn. Lionel Messi is the only current player with four appearances

Appearances in most UEFA Super Cup matches**
8
Alessandro Costacurta (AC Milan), Roberto Donadoni (AC Milan)
7 Paolo Maldini (AC Milan), Daniele Massaro (AC Milan), Mauro Tassotti (AC Milan)
6 Franco Baresi (AC Milan), Arie Haan (Ajax, Anderlecht)
5 Dani Alves (Sevilla, Barcelona), Marcel Desailly (AC Milan, Chelsea), Albert Ferrer (Barcelona, Chelsea), Ronald Koeman (PSV Eindhoven, Barcelona), Attilio Lombardo (Sampdoria, Juventus, Lazio), Phil Neal (Liverpool)

Most UEFA Super Cup goals
3 Oleh Blokhin (Dynamo Kyiv), Radamel Falcao (Atlético Madrid), Arie Haan (Ajax, Anderlecht), Terry McDermott (Liverpool), Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Gerd Müller (Bayern München), Rob Rensenbrink (Anderlecht), François Van der Elst (Anderlecht)

Cristiano Ronaldo has scored two; Marco Asensio, Casimiro, Kevin Gameiro, Isco, Sergio Ramos have previously struck once

Miscellaneous

Five people have won the UEFA Super Cup as coach and player:
Carlo Ancelotti (1990; 2003, 2007, 2014)
Josep Guardiola (1992; 2009, 2011, 2013)
Diego Simeone (1999; 2012)
Luis Enrique (1997; 2015)
Zinédine Zidane (1996, 2002; 2016, 2017)

* one-legged editions only
** the UEFA Super Cup was in principle contested over two legs from 1973 until 1997

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