|League LEN Champions League|
Duration 1996 to 5 April 1997
Finals champions Posillipo (1st title)
|Sport Water Polo|
Number of teams 8 (Preliminary Round)
The 1996–97 LEN Champions League was the ongoing 34th edition of LEN's premier competition for men's water polo clubs. It ran from 1996 to 5 April 1997, and it was contested by 8 teams. The Final Four (semifinals, final, and third place game) took place on April 4 and April 5 in Naples.