Here's our guide to what the Goalhanger still refers to as the UEFA Cup, but which has officially been titled the Europa League since the 2009-10 season.

It's Spanish club Sevilla who have become the cup specialists, lifting the trophy 5 times, including a fantastic hat-trick of years from 2013 to 2016. European heavyweights Liverpool, Internazionale and Juventus are the next most successful clubs, all having won it three times.

UEFA Cup / Europa League Winners

A list of all of the winners of the UEFA Cup since Spurs first lifted the trophy back in the 1971-72 season, as well as a list of the runner-ups and the scoreline.

Season Winner Runner-up Score
2016-17Manchester Utd   Ajax           2:0
2015-16Sevilla FC           Liverpool             3:1
2014-15Sevilla FC           Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 3:2
2013-14Sevilla FC           SL Benfica            0:0 (4:2 pens)
2012-13Chelsea FC           SL Benfica            2:1
2011-12Atlético Madrid      Athletic Bilbao       3:0
2010-11FC Porto             Sporting Braga        1:0
2009-10Atlético Madrid Fulham                2:1 (aet)
2008-09Shakhtar Donetsk Werder Bremen         2:1 (aet)
2007-08Zenit St. Petersburg Rangers Glasgow       2:0
2006-07Sevilla FC Espanyol              2:2 (3:1 pens)
2005-06Sevilla FC Middlesbrough         4:0
2004-05CSKA Moskva Sporting CP Lisboa    3:1
2003-04Valencia CF Olympique Marseille   2:0
2002-03FC Porto Celtic Glasgow        3:2 (aet)
2001-02Feyenoord Borussia Dortmund     3:2
2000-01Liverpool            Deportivo Alavés      5:4 (aet)
1999-00Galatasaray Arsenal               0:0 (4:1 pens)       
1998-99Parma AC Olympique Marseille   3:0
1997-98Inter Lazio                 3:0
1996-97FC Schalke 04 Internazionale        1:1 (1:0 0:1) (4:1 pens)       
1995-96Bayern München Girondins Bordeaux    5:1 (2:0 3:1)
1994-95Parma AC Juventus              2:1 (1:0 1:1)
1993-94Inter Casino Salzburg       2:0 (1:0 1:0)
1992-93Juventus Borussia Dortmund     6:1 (3:1 3:0)
1991-92Ajax Torino                2:2 (2:2 0:0) (Away goals rule)
1990-91Inter Roma                  2:1 (2:0 0:1)
1989-90Juventus Fiorentina            3:1 (3:1 0:0)
1988-89Napoli VfB Stuttgart         5:4 (2:1 3:3)
1987-88Bayer Leverkusen Español               3:3 (0:3 3:0) (3:2 pens)       
1986-87IFK Göteborg Dundee United         2:1 (1:0 1:1)
1985-86Real Madrid 1.FC Köln             5:3 (5:1 0:2)
1984-85Real Madrid Videoton              3:1 (3:0 0:1)
1983-84Tottenham Hotspur RSC Anderlecht        2:2 (1:1 1:1) (4-3 pens)      
1982-83Anderlecht SL Benfica            2:1 (1:0 1:1)
1981-82IFK Göteborg Hamburger SV          4:0 (1:0 3:0)
1980-81Ipswich Town Ipswich Town          5:4 (3:0 2:4)
1979-80Eintracht Frankfurt Bor. Mönchengladbach  3:3 (2:3 1:0) (Away goals rule)
1978-79Bor. Mönchengladbach Red Star Belgrade     2:1 (1:1 1:0)
1977-78PSV Eindhoven SEC Bastia            3:0 (0:0 3:0)
1976-77Juventus Athletic Bilbao       2:2 (1:0 2:1) (Away goals rule)
1975-76Liverpool FC Club Brugge KV        4:3 (3:2 1:1)
1974-75Bor. Mönchengladbach FC Twente (Enschede)  5:1 (0:0 5:1)
1973-74Feyenoord Tottenham Hotspur     4:2 (2:2 2:0)
1972-73Liverpool FC Bor. Mönchengladbach  3:2 (3:0 0:2)
1971-72Tottenham Hotspur Wolves                3:2 (2:1 1:1)

Most Successful Clubs in the UEFA Cup / Europa League

A list of which clubs have won the UEFA Cup the most times.

Num of Wins Club Year(s)
5 Sevilla                  2005-06 2006-07 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
3 Internazionale           1990-91 1993-94 1997-98
3 Juventus                 1976-77 1989-90 1992-93
3 Liverpool                1972-73 1975-76 2000-01
2 Atlético Madrid          2009-10 2011-12
2 Borussia Mönchengladbach 1974-75 1978-79
2 Feyenoord                1973-74 2001-02
2 IFK Göteborg             1981-82 1986-87
2 Parma                    1994-95 1998-99
2 Porto                    2002-03 2010-11
2 Real Madrid              1984-85 1985-86
2 Tottenham Hotspur        1971-72 1983-84
1 Ajax                     1991-92
1 Anderlecht               1982-83
1 Bayer Leverkusen         1987-88
1 Bayern Munich 1995-96
1 Chelsea                  2012-13
1 CSKA Moscow 2004-05
1 Eintracht Frankfurt      1979-80
1 Galatasaray              1999-00
1 Ipswich Town             1980-81
1 Manchester Utd           2016-17
1 Napoli                   1988-89
1 PSV                      1977-78
1 Schalke 04               1996-97
1 Shakhtar Donetsk         2008-09
1 Valencia                 2003-04
1 Zenit St.Peterburg       2007-08