The CEV Cup is the second tier official competition for men's Volleyball clubs of Europe. The competition takes place every year.

CEV Cup
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2022–23 CEV Cup
FormerlyCEV Cup Winners' Cup (1972–2000)
CEV Top Teams Cup
(2000–2007)
SportVolleyball
Founded1972; 50 years ago (1972)
AdministratorCEV
No. of teams32 (Main phase)
CountryCEV members
ContinentEurope
Most recent
champion(s)
Italy Vero Volley Monza
(1st title)
Most titlesRussia Dynamo Moscow
(4 titles)
Official websiteOfficial website

Until 2000, it was the CEV Cup Winners' Cup. In 2000 it was renamed CEV Top Teams Cup and in 2007 it was renamed CEV Cup. The former CEV Cup was renamed to CEV Challenge Cup.

HistoryEdit

Title holdersEdit

CEV Cup Winners' CupEdit

Year Final 3rd Place Game
Champion Score Second place Third place Fourth place
1972–73
Details
 
Zvezda Voroshilovgrad
Group Stage  
Csepel Budapest
 
Levski Spartak Sofia
 
Ruini Firenze
1973–74
Details
 
Elektrotechnika Riga
Group Stage  
Zvezda Voroshilovgrad
 
Resovia
 
Lubiam Bologna
1974–75
Details
 
Elektrotechnika Riga
Group Stage  
Levski Spartak Sofia
 
Aero Odolena Voda
 
Újpesti
1975–76
Details
 
CSKA Sofia
Group Stage  
Červená Hvězda Bratislava
 
Klippan Torino
 
Bouwlust Orawi
1976–77
Details
 
Elektrotechnika Riga
Group Stage  
Steaua București
 
Aero Odolena Voda
 
Budapest Honvéd
1977–78
Details
 
Rudá Hvězda Praha
Group Stage  
AZS Olsztyn
 
Paoletti Catania
 
Eczacıbaşı İstanbul
1978–79
Details
 
Dinamo București
Group Stage  
Levski Spartak Sofia
 
Rudá Hvězda Praha
 
Gemeenteservice Vught
1979–80
Details
 
Panini Modena
Group Stage  
Panathinaikos Athens
 
Aero Odolena Voda
 
Vinylex İstanbul
1980–81
Details
 
Červená Hvězda Bratislava
Group Stage  
Steaua București
 
Avtomobilist Leningrad
 
CSKA Sofia
1981–82
Details
 
Avtomobilist Leningrad
Group Stage  
Levski Spartak Sofia
 
Steaua București
 
AS Grenobloise
1982–83
Details
 
Avtomobilist Leningrad
Group Stage  
Robe di Kappa Torino
 
Vojvodina Novi Sad
 
Güney Sanayi Adana
1983–84
Details
 
Robe di Kappa Torino
Group Stage  
Son Amar Palma de Mallorca
 
Asnières Sports
 
Brother Martinus Amstelveen
1984–85
Details
 
Dynamo Moscow
Group Stage  
Levski Spartak Sofia
 
Steaua București
 
Hamburger SV
1985–86
Details
 
Panini Modena
Group Stage  
Steaua București
 
CSKA Sofia
 
Dynamo Moscow
1986–87
Details
 
Tartarini Bologna
Group Stage  
Levski Sofia
 
Bosna Sarajevo
 
Resovia
1987–88
Details
 
Maxicono Parma
3–0  
Tartarini Bologna
 
Levski Sofia
 
Rudá Hvězda Praha
1988–89
Details
 
Maxicono Parma
3–0  
Levski Sofia
 
Panathinaikos Athens
 
Camst Bologna
1989–90
Details
 
Maxicono Parma
3–1  
Sisley Treviso
 
Dynamo Moscow
 
Hamburger SV
1990–91
Details
 
Eurostile Montichari
3–1  
Avtomobilist Leningrad
 
Fréjus VB
 
Knack Roeselare
1991–92
Details
 
Eurostile Montichari
3–2  
Mediolanum Milano
 
Moerser SC
 
Desimpel Torhout
1992–93
Details
 
Mediolanum Milano
3–1  
AS Cannes
 
Gabeca Montichiari
 
Aris Thessaloniki
1993–94
Details
 
Sisley Treviso
3–2  
Mediolanum Milano
 
AS Cannes
 
AS Orestiada
1994–95
Details
 
Daytona Las Modena
3–0  
Numancia Soria
 
Knack Roeselare
 
Aris Thessaloniki
1995–96
Details
 
Olympiacos Piraeus
3–2  
Bayer Wuppertal
 
Alcom Capelle
 
Unicaja Almería
1996–97
Details
 
Alpitour Traco Cuneo
3–0  
Olympiacos Piraeus
 
Belogorie Belgorod
 
SCC Berlin
1997–98
Details
 
Alpitour Traco Cuneo
3–0  
Olympiacos Piraeus
 
Castêlo da Maia GC
 
CS Gran Canaria
1998–99
Details
 
AS Cannes
3–2  
Alpitour Traco Cuneo
 
Lokomotiv Izumrud Ekaterinburg
 
Arçelik İstanbul
1999–00
Details
 
Paris Volley
3–1  
Alpitour Traco Cuneo
 
AEK Athens
 
Galatasaray İstanbul

CEV Top Teams CupEdit

Year Final 3rd Place Game
Champion Score Second place Third place Fourth place
2000–01
Details
 
SC Espinho
3–2  
Izumrud Ekaterinburg
 
Unicaja Almería
 
Erdemirspor Ereğli
2001–02
Details
 
Knack Roeselare
3–1  
SC Espinho
 
Domex Tytan AZS Częstochowa
 
Lokomotiv Kharkiv
2002–03
Details
 
Piet Zoomers Apeldoorn
3–1  
Lokomotiv Kharkiv
 
Omniworld Almere
 
Azot Cherkasy
2003–04
Details
 
Lokomotiv Kharkiv
3–1  
Deltacons Tulcea
 
Tiroler Wasserkraft Innsbruck
 
Castêlo da Maia GC
2004–05
Details
 
Olympiacos Piraeus
3–0  
Ortec Nesselande
 
Dukla Liberec
 
Omniworld Almere
2005–06
Details
 
Copra Berni Piacenza
3–2  
Pòrtol Son Amar Palma
 
Panathinaikos Athens
 
Vojvodina Novi Sad
2006–07
Details
 
Autocommerce Bled
3–2  
Cimone Modena
 
Iskra Odintsovo
 
Rabotnički Fersped Skopje

CEV CupEdit

Year Final 3rd Place Game
Champion Score Second place Third place Fourth place
2007–08
Details
 
Roma Volley
3–0  
Noliko Maaseik
 
Budvanska Rivijera Budva
 
Fakel Novy Urengoy
2008–09
Details
 
Lokomotiv Belgorod
3–1  
Panathinaikos Athens
 
Bre Banca Lannutti Cuneo
 
Unicaja Almería
2009–10
Details
 
Bre Banca Lannutti Cuneo
3–1  
Iskra Odintsovo
 
Noliko Maaseik
 
Copra Nord Meccanica Piacenza
2010–11
Details
 
Sisley Treviso
2–3, 3–1
(GS 15–11)
 
ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle
2011–12
Details
 
Dynamo Moscow
3–2, 3–2  
Asseco Resovia
2012–13
Details
 
Halkbank Ankara
3–1, 3–2  
Andreoli Latina
2013–14
Details
 
Paris Volley
0–3, 3–1
(GS 15–11)
 
Guberniya Nizhny Novgorod
2014–15
Details
 
Dynamo Moscow
3–1, 1–3
(GS 15–12)
 
Energy T.I. Diatec Trentino
2015–16
Details
 
Berlin Recycling Volleys
3–2, 3–0  
Gazprom-Ugra Surgut
2016–17
Details
 
Tours VB
0–3, 3–1
(GS 15–13)
 
Diatec Trentino
2017–18
Details
 
Belogorie Belgorod
3–0, 3–2  
Ziraat Bankası Ankara
2018–19
Details
 
Diatec Trentino
3–0, 3–2  
Galatasaray İstanbul
2019–20
Details
Cancelled
2020–21
Details
 
Dynamo Moscow
3–2, 3–1  
Zenit Saint Petersburg
2021–22
Details
 
Vero Volley Monza
3–0, 3–0  
Tours VB

Titles by clubEdit

Rank Club Titles Runner–up Champion years
1.     Dynamo Moscow 4 1985, 2012, 2015, 2021
2.   Piemonte Volley 3 2 1997, 1998, 2010
3.   Modena Volley 3 1 1980, 1986, 1995
4.   Elektrotechnika Riga 3 1974, 1975, 1977
5.   Pallavolo Parma 3 1988, 1989, 1990
6.   Olympiacos Piraeus 2 2 1996, 2005
7.   Avtomobilist Leningrad 2 1 1982, 1983
8.   Volley Treviso 2 1 1994, 2011
9.   Gabeca Pallavolo 2 1991, 1992
10.   Paris Volley 2 2000, 2014
11.   Belogorie Belgorod 2 2009, 2018
12.   Gonzaga Milano 1 2 1993
13.   Trentino Volley 1 2 2019
14.   Zvezda Voroshilovgrad 1 1 1973
15.   Červená Hvězda Bratislava 1 1 1981
16.   CUS Torino Pallavolo 1 1 1984
17.   Zinella Volley 1 1 1987
18.   AS Cannes 1 1 1999
19.   SC Espinho 1 1 2001
20.   Lokomotiv Kharkiv 1 1 2004
21.   Tours VB 1 1 2017
22.   CSKA Sofia 1 1976
23.   Rudá Hvězda Praha 1 1978
24.   Dinamo București 1 1979
25.   Knack Roeselare 1 2002
26.   Piet Zoomers Apeldoorn 1 2003
27.   Volley Piacenza 1 2006
28.   ACH Volley Bled 1 2007
29.   M. Roma Volley 1 2008
30.   Halkbank Ankara 1 2013
31.   Berlin Recycling Volleys 1 2016
32.   Vero Volley Monza 1 2022
33.   Levski Sofia 6
34.   Steaua București 3
35.   Panathinaikos Athens 2
36.   CV Pòrtol 2
37.   Csepel Budapest 1
38.   AZS Olsztyn 1
39.   Numancia Soria 1
40.   Bayer Wuppertal 1
41.   Izumrud Ekaterinburg 1
42.   Deltacons Tulcea 1
43.   Ortec Nesselande 1
44.   Maaseik 1
45.   Iskra Odintsovo 1
46.   ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle 1
47.   Resovia 1
48.   Andreoli Latina 1
49.   Guberniya Nizhny Novgorod 1
50.   Gazprom-Ugra Surgut 1
51.   Ziraat Bankası Ankara 1
52.   Galatasaray İstanbul 1
53.   Zenit Saint Petersburg 1

Titles by countryEdit

Rank Country Won Runner–up Total
1   Italy 20 11 31
2   Soviet Union 7 2 9
3   Russia 5 5 10
4   France 4 2 6
5   Greece 2 4 6
6   Czechoslovakia 2 1 3
7   Bulgaria 1 6 7
8   Romania 1 4 5
9   Turkey 1 2 3
10   Netherlands 1 1 2
  Belgium 1 1 2
  Portugal 1 1 2
  Germany 1 1 2
  Ukraine 1 1 2
15   Slovenia 1 1
16   Poland 3 3
17   Spain 3 3
18   Hungary 1 1

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