The 2021/22 UEFA Champions league final was played yesterday and Real Madrid won their 14th title after a one nil win against Liverpool.The competition was rebranded back in 1992 from its initial name European cup.
Here are some of the Captains that have led their teammates in lifting the title from 1993-2022:
1993 - Deschamps.
He was the Olympique Marseille captain when they played Milan in the finals and won 1-0.
1994 - Tassotti (Ac Milan captain).
1995 - Blind (Ajax captain)
1996 - Peruzzi (Juventus captain)
1997 - Sammer ( Dortmund captain)
1998 - Manuel Sanchis ( Real Madrid captain)
1999 - Schmeichel ( Manchester United captain)
2000 - Redondo (Real Madrid captain).
2001 - Effenberg (Bayern Munich captain)
2002 - Hierro ( Real Madrid captain)
2003 - Maldini ( Ac Milan captain)
2004 - Jorge Costa ( Porto captain)
2005 - Steven Gerrard ( Liverpool captain)
2006 - Puyol ( Barcelona captain)
2007 - Madini ( Ac Milan captain)
2008 - Rio Ferdinand (Manchester United captain)
2009 - Puyol (Barcelona captain)
2010 - Zanetti (Intermilan captain)
2011 - Xavi (Barcelona captain)
2012 - Frank Lampard ( Chelsea captain)
2013 - Lahm ( Bayern Munich captain)
2014 -Casillas (Real Madrid captain)
2015 - Iniesta ( Barcelona captain)
2016 - Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid captain)
2017 - Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid captain)
2018 - Sergio Ramos ( Real Madrid captain)
2019 - Jordan Henderson ( Liverpool captain)
2020 - Neuer ( Bayern Munich captain)
2021 - Azpilicueta (Chelsea captain)
2022 - Marcelo ( Real Madrid first captain)
Although he did not take part in the match,he was the first captain for Madrid in 2021/22 season while Karim Benzema was the second captain.
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