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Manchester United F.C. - Honours

In the history of soccer, since its formation in 1878, Manchester United Football Club has been crowned English League Champions 20 times; FA Cup winners 12 times and Football League Cup winners 5 times.

The club has achieved the English domestic ‘Double’ of winning the League Championship and FA Cup in the same season on three occasions including one treble of League, FA Cup and Champions League.

The club has also won three UEFA Champions League/European Cups, one UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, one UEFA Super Cup, one Intercontinental Cup, and one FIFA Club World Cup.

England

League

Level One of the English football league system (known as the football pyramid)

(‘Football League First Division’ until 1992; ‘Premier League’ from 1993)

Winners (League Champions): 20 times – 1908, 1911, 1952, 1956, 1957, 1965, 1967, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013

Runners-up: 15 times - 1947, 1948, 1949, 1951, 1959, 1964, 1968, 1980, 1988, 1992, 1995, 1998, 2006, 2010, 2012

Level Two of the English football league system

('Second Division' until 1992; 'Football League First Division' until 2004; 'Championship' since 2005)

Winners: Twice - 1936, 1975

Runners-up: 4 times - 1997, 1906, 1925, 1938

FA Cup

Winners: 12 times - 1909, 1948, 1963, 1977, 1983, 1985, 1990, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2004, 2016

Runners-up: 7 times - 1957, 1958, 1976, 1979, 1995, 2005, 2007

Football League Cup

('Milk Cup' from 1982 - 1986; 'Littlewoods Cup' from 1987 - 1990;
'Rumbelows Cup' from 1991 - 1992; 'Coca-Cola Cup' from 1993 - 1998;
'Worthington's Cup' from 1999 - 2003; 'Carling Cup' from 2004 -
2012; 'Capital One Cup' from 2013 - 2016; EFL Cup' from 2017)

Winners: 5 times - 1992, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2017

Runners-up: 4 times - 1983, 1991, 1994, 2003

FA Community Shield

(‘FA Charity Shield’ until 2001)

Outright Winners: 16 times - 1908, 1911, 1952, 1956, 1957, 1983, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013

Watney Mann Invitation Cup

(Known as the 'Watney Cup')

Runners-up: Once - 1970

Europe

UEFA Champions League

('European Cup' until 1992)

Winners: 3 times - 1968, 1999, 2008

Runners-up: twice: 2009, 2011

UEFA European Cup Winners' Cup

Winners: Once - 1991

UEFA Super Cup

Winners: Once - 1991

International

Intercontinental Cup

('Toyota Cup' from 1980 - 2004)

Winners: Once - 1999

FIFA Club World Cup

('FIFA Club World Championship' until 2005)

Winners: Once - 2008

 

Double-winning years

English domestic ‘Doubles’ of League Championship and FA Cup in the same season: 3 times – 1994, 1996, 1999

Treble

(The 1999 'Double' achievement was part of a treble as also included the UEFA Champions League that year)

Also:

League/Football League Cup 'Double:' Once - 2009

League/UEFA Champions League 'Double:' Once - 2008

 

First Football History

Events and details behind each of these and other national triumphs and near misses form part of the Manchester United Football Club story. We have selected a series of football books which expand further on the soccer history of Manchester United FC. These books have been carefully selected, reviewed and are available on amazon: Manchester United Book Selection

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