Liverpool closes in on Barcelona and Milan's record after Super Cup success

Liverpool celebrated as it joined Real Madrid on four Super Cups, within touching distance of five-time winners Barcelona and AC Milan.

Liverpool celebrate their UEFA Super Cup triumph   -  Getty Images

Liverpool is one UEFA Super Cup trophy away from equalling the hauls of Barcelona and AC Milan after overcoming Chelsea in a penalty shoot-out.

Champions League holder Liverpool claimed its fourth Super Cup thanks to Wednesday's 5-4 triumph on penalties in Istanbul.

Goalkeeper Adrian proved the hero for Liverpool, denying Chelsea's Tammy Abraham from the spot after the showdown ended 2-2 at the end of extra time.

Liverpool celebrated as it joined Real Madrid on four Super Cups, within touching distance of five-time winners Barca and Milan.