Real Madrid are actually probably the most effective club of in history.
The La Liga champions have surpassed their El-Clasico rivals, Barcelona, who formerly held the title with their many trophies including 24 La Liga titles, 29 Copa Del Reys and five European Cups.
But after FIFA stated it formally recognised the winners of the Intercontinental Cup, that was staged between 1960 and 2004 as club world champions, Real overtook the Catalans.
The Santiago Bernabeu side won the now defunct tournament in 1960, 1998 and 2002, beating Penarol, Vasco De Gama and Olimpia correspondingly.
Los Blancos have 33 Spanish league titles, 19 Copa Del Rey crowns and 12 European Cup titles to visit with their world titles.
The 2009 week, Manchester United were retrospectively named world club champions for their 1- victory over Palmeiras in 1999.