First player in football history to win 40 trophies

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Dani Alves has become the first footballer to win 40 trophies after his Brazil side won the Copa America- The right back’s second Copa trophy.

The 37year old, who captained the side, also won the best player of the tournament award in a star-studded field.

with the help of Everton, Gabriel Jesus, and Firmino, the selecao saw off Peru 3-1 in the final, at the Maracana stadium to seal their first Copa triumph since 2007, which took his trophies to 40.

The ageless Alves, has witnessed series of successful career in Spain, Italy, France, and Brazil his native land. As a defender, many are still Marvel at the level by which the right back was able to reach these milestone.

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He won almost have of his trophies in Spain.

He won five (5) trophies with Sevilla, before making the move to Barcelona in 2008, which saw him win an incredible 23 trophies with the Blaugran in eight (8) years in Catalonia.

  • 3x Champions League
  • 2x Europa League
  • 4x Supercup
  • 3x Club World Cup
  • 1x Serie A
  • 1x Coppa Italiana
  • 6x La Liga
  • 5x Supercopa de Espana
  • 5x Copa del Rey
  • 2x Ligue 1
  • 2x Trophee des Champions
  • 1x Coupe de France
  • 1x Coupe de la Ligue
  • 2x Confederations Cup
  • 2x Copa America

He moved from Barca to Juventus in 2016 and scooped up the Italian double in one season in Turin, before switching to PSG three seasons ago. He collected six(6) trophies in France, including the double in both sessions.

He currently flag his trade with his native Brazil club Sao Paulo, where he is the club captain and wears the number 10 jersey.

We may likely see him win another trophy, before he retires as a professional footballer.

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