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Football Glossary: Retain a title

(to) Retain a title (trophy)

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To win a cup, league or title again – usually the following year or season
  • Example: Spain retained their European Championship title in 2012 after first winning it in 2008. .
  • Example: It is really difficult for the holders to retain the Champions League title.
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