If you’ve been wondering which are the top 10 clubs with the most trophies in Africa, I have detailed them all in this article.
The competition in Africa is quite different from Europe’s, South America’s and Asia’s, as you will have a hard time predicting where the winner will come from.
Top clubs like Al Ahly have dominated the continent’s football scene. The Egyptian-based team have raked in so many titles a total of which I will reveal before the article ends.
Other top football clubs in Africa include Enyimba, El Zamalek, Raja Casablanca, Wydad Casablanca, Étoile Sportive du Sahel, Enyimba, ES Setif, TP Mazembe, Mamelodi Sundowns, AS Vita Club, and so on and so on.
Let me now reel out the top 10 clubs with most trophies in Africa.
Top 10 Clubs With Most Trophies In Africa
10. Enyimba International Nigeria
Enyimba International of Aba is considered the most successful Club in Nigeria and deservedly so.
While the Club may not have won as many trophies as its counterparts, it has been able to establish a level of dominance since the 2000s.
The Club has won two African Champions League titles, eight Nigerian championships, and four Federation Cups since.
The Club has a total of 14 titles to its name, which is more than that of any other Nigerian football club.
9. Hafia Football Club
Haﬁa football club is a football club in Conakry, Guinea, which was founded in 1951.
This Guinea Championnat National League club has produced some notable talented players like Bengally Sylla, Cherif Souleymane, Papa Cameras, and Mamadou Aliou Keita. The Club’s color is green and white.
The Club has 14 appearances in the African Cup of Champions Clubs from 1967 to 1984 and three appearances in the CAF Cup Winners Cup in 1993, 1994, and 2003.
The Club has 15 national titles and four Guinee Coupe Nationale titles. The Club has also won three African Cup of Champions Clubs.
8. Jeunese Sportive De Kabylie
Jeunese sportive de Kabylie is an Algerian football club in Tizi Ouzou founded in August 1946.
This Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1 club is the most successful football club in Algeria with 14 Algerian Championship titles, five Algerian Cup Winner, and one Algerian Super Cup.
JS Kabylie has also won several international trophies such as three CAF Confederation Cup Winner, two CAF Champions League Winner, and one African Cup Winners Cup.
The Club’s head coach is Denis Lavagne. The Club’s colors are yellow and green, and their home stadium accommodates 21,240 spectators.
This Club was very successful from 2000 to 2002 when they won the CAF Confederation cup three times. The Club has won a total of 26 major trophies.
7. Canon Yaounde
Canon Yaounde is a Cameroonian football club in Yaounde that was founded in November 1930.
This elite One league club dominated the Cameroonian football clubs in the 1970s and 1980s as they won 12 Cameroonian Cup titles, 10 National Championship, three African Champions Cup titles, and one African Cup Winners Cup.
Canon Yaounde has a total of 26 trophies.
6. Raja Club Athletic
Raja Club Athletic is a Moroccan football club in Casablanca that was founded in March 1949.
This Botola League Club is one of the best clubs in the African continent with 12 Moroccon Champion titles and 8 Moroccon Cup titles.
The Club is well known for its success in and outside the Country as the Club is the only Arab team to reach the ﬁnal of the FIFA Club World Cup in 2013.
The Club has won international trophies like three CAF Champions League titles, two CAF Super Cups, and two CAF Confederation Cups.
FIFA ranked Raja the 10th best Club globally in 2000 due to their 2000 FIFA Clubs World Cup performance.
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5. Tp Mazembe Dr Congo
TP Mazembe DR Congo is a Congolese Football Club in Lubumbashi founded in 1939, formerly FC Saint Georges.
This Linafoot League club is the most successful Club of the DRC Congo with 17 Linafoot Championship, five Coupe du Congo, and three DR Congo Super Cups.
The Club is also an international contender as it has won five CAF Champions League, three CAF Super Cup Winner, and two CAF Confederation Cup.
From 1967 to 1988, the Club had seven appearances in the African Cup of Champions Clubs, while from 2001 till date, the Club has appeared in the CAF Champions League 18 times.
The Club ﬁrst appeared once in the 2,000 CAF Cup. From 2004 till date, It has had six appearances in CAF Confederation Cup.
With 27 titles at the national level and 11 at the international level since 1966, TP Mazembe is currently the most successful Club of the DRC with 38 titles.
4. Zamalek Sc
Zamalek SC is an Egyptian sports club in Cairo that was founded in January 1911.
This Egyptian Premier League club is one of the seven clubs that has never been relegated to the Egyptians second division.
This Club is the most decorated African Club of the 20th century and has won nine continental and intercontinental titles, 5 CAF Champions League titles, 4 CAF Super Cups, 2 Afro-Asian Cups, and one African Winners Cup, and one CAF Confederation Cup.
The Club has won 27 Egypt Cups and 4 Egyptian Super Cups.
Zamalek has won 12 national titles, 25 national cups, and two national Super Cups.
3. Asante Kotoko Sc Ghana
ASANTE KOTOKO SC is Ghana’s most successful Club and was initially founded as Ashanti United Football Club in 1926.
The Club is the most successful Club in Ghana and has the league by the neck with their dominance.
Asante has won a record 24 Ghana league titles, one GFA Normalization Committee Special Competition, nine FA cup, three Ghana super cup, 12 Ghana Swag cup, three Ghana Telecom Gala, two Ghana top four cups, three Ghana Annual Republic Day Cup, two African Cup Of Champions Clubs/CAF Champions League
The Club has a total of 59 trophies.
2. Esperance De Tunis Tunisia
Just like Al Ahly of Egypt, Esperance De Tunis is the most successful Club in Tunisia and for obvious reasons.
Since coming into the Tunisia football scene in 1919, the Club has literally conquered everything in its path.
The Club has a record of 29 National Championships, 15 Tunisian Cups, four Tunisian Super Cups, four CAF Champions League, one CAF Cup Winners’ Cup, one CAF Cup, and one CAF Super one Afro-Asian Cup, and three UAFA Club Cup.
In total, the Club has won 60 titles, making it one of the most successful clubs in Africa.
1. Al Ahly Sc
Al Ahly SC is an Egyptian sports club in Cairo founded in April 1907, formerly as Cairo’s Students Union Gathering place.
This Egyptian Premier League club sits as number one on the top 10 clubs with most trophies in Africa list as it is the most successful club in Africa, winning 42 National League titles.
Al Ahly is also the most decorated Club in Egypt as it has won 37 Egyptian Cup titles and 11 Egyptian Super Cups.
The Club has won several international trophies such as nine CAF Champions League titles, seven CAF Super Cups, four African Cup Winners Cups, two Arab Super Cups, two bronze medals from FIFA Club World Cup, one CAF Confederation Cup, one Afro Asian Club Championship, one Arab Cup Winners Cup, one Arab Club Championship Cup, and one Arab Cup Winners Cup.
In total, the Club has 42 national league titles, 37 national cup titles, and 11 national super cup titles. Al Ahly SC is arguably the club with the most trophies in the world.