Real Madrid pipped Osasuna to win their 20th Copa Del Rey trophy on Saturday, which was Karim Benzema’s 25th in the Spanish capital. This meant that the former French is now the join-highest trophy winner for his club, a podium he shares with Marcelo. Benzema is also second in the list of goalscorers for the club behind none other than Cristiano Ronaldo.
Both Marcelo and Benzema are two of the greatest players in the history of Real Madrid. Both players have contributed to the success of the club in numerous amounts of time. The Brazilian was the mainstay for Los Blancos for almost 15 years since his signing in 2007 from Gremio. His partnership with Ronaldo has also been a thing of fairytales.
Now the Frenchman equals the records of Marcelo and has won 25 titles same as the Brazilian player. Benzema has won five Club World Cups, five Champions League, four La Liga, three Copa Del Rey, four Spanish Cups, and four European Supercups.
Marcelo has also won the same number of titles for Real Madrid. As Benzema continues to play for the club he is excepted to win more titles for the club and surpass the numbers of Marcelo.
Real Madrid has some of the most famous and decorated players in the history of football. Players like Roberto Carlos, Ronaldo Nazario, David Beckham, Luis Figo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, Marcelo, Toni Kroos, Luca Modric, and many others players have played for the club and have contributed to the success and glory of Real Madrid. But out of these players, only a few players have made the list of most titles won in Real Madrid.
Below given is the list of the top five players who have won the most titles in Real Madrid.
Marcelo: The Brazilian left-back has made his name in this club and has won many titles and trophies in the club. Marcelo has won 25 titles in Real Madrid which includes five Champions League, six League Titles, five Spanish Cups, three UEFA Super Cups, two Copa Del Rey, and four Club World Cups.
Benzema: The Frenchman currently sits with Marcelo and has won also won 25 titles which include five Club World Cups, five Champions League, four La Liga, three Copa Del Rey, four Spanish Cups, and four European Supercups.
Gento: He played for Real Madrid for 18 seasons and won 23 titles in the club. His title showcase includes twelve League Titles, six European Cups, two Spanish Cups, one International Cup, one Latin Cup, and one World Cup Championship.
Sergio Ramos: The Spanish defender had a very great time in Real Madrid as a captain. In his time he won 22 titles in the club which included five League Titles, three European Super Cups, four Champions League, four Club World Cups, two Copa Del Rey’s, and four Spanish Super Cups.
Manuel Sanchis: He played as a center-back for the club and has won 21 titles in Real Madrid. His titles include eight League Titles, two Copa Del Rey’s, five Spanish Super Cups, one League Cup, two UEFA Cups, one Intercontinental Cup, and two European Cups.
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