Manchester City have won the Champions League at long last after beating Inter Milan 1-0 in Istanbul. They become the 6th English club to reach the summit of the European club landscape and it their 17th trophy in 13 years. Does that mean we can now call Man City a Dynasty comparable to the two undisputed dynasties of Liverpool in the 70s & 80s and Manchester United in the 90s & 00s? I am sure Man City fans will say yes but I say not yet.
The 2022/23 football season is over and it now 54 seasons since my team Newcastle Utd last won a trophy but we came closer than previous seasons!
For supporters of other teams, especially Man City, Man Utd and West Ham, your life will have been more fortunate but if you can’t remember the last time your team won a trophy then why not download my spreadsheet listing all trophy winners since 1889 to find out.
The 2022/23 Women’s Super League (WSL) ended with both Chelsea & Man Utd achieving the double, Chelsea as double winners of the Super League & FA Cup and Man Utd as double runner ups in both competitions. This was Chelsea’s 4th consecutive league title.
If you are new to the women’s game in England (especially following the Lionesses winning the European Championship last year), why not download my spreadsheet listing all trophy winners since 1992 to find out which teams are the GOATs of English women’s football?