In celebration of the Cup Winners' Cup, a tournament like no other

Oct 22, 2018, 10:15 PM

For 39 years, the Cup Winners' Cup was the black sheep of European club tournaments. An often random generator of sides qualifying for it via their domestic cups, no winner ever retained it the following year, while it eluded giants such as Real Madrid, Liverpool and Internazionale completely. Its attained a cult status, is still missed by many fans today, and provided some of the European game's greatest memories.