Manchester United have won the Community Shield the most times in the last 20 years.
Reigning Premier League champions Manchester City and FA Cup champions Leicester City are set to take on the Community Shield 2021 clash at Wembley Stadium in London on Saturday.
It will be Manchester City’s third community shield in four years, while Leicester will compete six years later. Fox last played in the Community Shield in 2016 when he emerged as England’s champion. They lost 1-2 to FA Cup winners Manchester United.
City Zens won their third Premier League title under Pep Guardiola and their sixth overall league title last season. He topped the league table with 86 points from 38 games.
Brendon Rogers’ Leicester City, on the other hand, won their first FA Cup title by beating giants Chelsea 1-0 in the final.
The Community Shield is an annual match between league winners and FA Cup winners. This is the first match of the new season in England. It is often said that winning the Community Shield eliminates your chances of winning the Premier League.
But how often does a Community Shield winner go on to win a Premier League title this season?
History has shown that on only six occasions in the last 20 years, a Community Shield champion has won a Premier League title. Manchester United have won both titles in the last 20 years, after which Chelsea have done so twice. Manchester City won both trophies in the 2018/19 season.
Who have won the Community Shield and the Premier League in the last 20 years?
|Season||Community Shield winner.||Premier League winners.|
|2007-08.||Manchester United||Manchester United|
|2008-09.||Manchester United||Manchester United|
|2010-11.||Manchester United||Manchester United|
|2011-12.||Manchester United||Manchester City|
|2012-13.||Manchester City||Manchester United|
|2013-14.||Manchester United||Manchester City|
|2018-19.||Manchester City||Manchester City|
Who has won the Community Shield the most times?
Manchester United have won the Community Shield the most times (21), followed by Arsenal (16) and Liverpool (15). Manchester City are the sixth successful team in tournament history with six titles and a win on Saturday will help them touch the Tottenham Hotspur record.
|Manchester United||21.||1908, 1911, 1952, 1956, 1957, 1965 *, 1967 *, 1977 *, 1983, 1990 *, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2016|
|Weapons||16.||1930, 1931, 1933, 1934, 1938, 1948, 1953, 1991 *, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2020|
|Liverpool||15||1964 *, 1965 *, 1966, 1974, 1976, 1977 *, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1986 *, 1988, 1989, 1990 *, 2001, 2006|
|Everton||9.||1928, 1932, 1963, 1970, 1984, 1985, 1986 *, 1987, 1995.|
|Tottenham Hotspur.||7.||1921, 1951, 1961, 1962, 1967 *, 1981 *, 1991 *|
* Shared titles.