The person who has won the most football trophies in the world is Sir Alex Ferguson, who retired in 2013 after coaching for almost four decades. He has a total of 49 football trophies.
Sir Alex Ferguson won his 49 trophies as a manager of three different clubs: St. Mirren, Aberdeen and Manchester United. During his coaching career, Sir Alex became known as the most successful British football manager. Although he was only an ordinary player, Sir Alex was able to mold together several teams that achieved a high degree of success. During his time at Manchester United, Sir Alex took the team from an underachieving one to a global brand that is recognized worldwide.