English league is considered to be the most physical and toughest league to adjust within. Manchester United has been hailed only recently as the most successful ENGLISH club in the history books after they won the EUROPA League in 2017 overtaking their arch rivals Liverpool in terms of the most major trophies won increasing their tally to 42. Liverpool had won 41 trophies previously but most of them had come long before as recently they haven’t been able to taste glory a lot because it has been Manchester United that have dominated the English Premier League along with Chelsea in the last decade or two.
Manchester United now have 20 EPL titles which are two more than Liverpool who held this record for a long time, after Manchester United bagged the FA cup trophy & the domestic carabao cup trophy last season in 2016 they were all tied with Liverpool on major trophies won and on the list of the most successful English club. It was the 2017 Europa League where they showed their class and lifted the trophy that made them the number 1 club in England after beating AJAX in the final.
Liverpool have won a total tally of 18 PL cups, 8 league cups, 8 FA cups, 3 European cups including the famous UCL trophy that they lifted in 2005 when they defeated AC Milan in one of the best ever matches in the history of the game.
Top 10 Clubs of English football who have tasted a large share of success:
1. Manchester United
Manchester United is the most successful club in the history of English Football, a total tally of 42 Trophies (20 EPL, 12 FA CUPS, 5 LEAGUE CUPS, 3 CHAMPIONS LEAGUE, 1 EUROPA LEAGUE, 1 FIFA CLUB WC).
English Club Liverpool have had a great history, but have been poor in their performances in the recent years which is why they have been dropped down to the second most successful English club in the history books.
TOTAL TALLY = 18 EPL, 7 FA CUPS, 8 LEAGUE CUPS, 5 EUROPEAN TITLES, 3 UEFA
Arsenal is the Gunners are at number 3 on the list, with 30 major trophies. Although no success in the English Premier league since 2002 they have been successful in other tournaments especially the FA CUP offlate.
TOTAL TALLY = 13 LEAGUE CUPS, 13 FA CUPS, 2 league cups, 2 UEFA CUPS.
Chelsea, the Blues have been the real arch rivals for Manchester United in the 2000’s decade and have bagged a total of 6 league titles, 7 FA cups, 1 UCL, 5 league cups, 3 UEFA.
5. Aston Villa – Total tally of 20 trophies.
6. Everton – 9 league titles, 5 FA cups, 1 UEFA.
7. Tottenham Hotspurs – 2 league titles, 8 FA cups, 4 league cups, 3 UEFA CUPS.
8. Manchester City – 4 EPL, 3 LEAGUE CUPS, 5 FA cups, 1 UEFA league.
9. Newcastle United – 4 league, 6 FA cups,1 UEFA.
10. Sunderland – 6 league titles, 2 FA cups.