Robert Lewandowski with Bayern Munich

Robert Lewandowski (born 21 August 1988) is a Polish professional footballer who plays as a striker for the German club Bayern Munich, and captains the Poland national team. After being the top scorer the third and second tiers of Polish football with Znicz Pruszków, he moved to top-flight Lech Poznań, and was the top scorer in the league as they won the 2009–10 Ekstraklasa.

In 2010, he transferred to Borussia Dortmund for a reported €4.5 million, where he won honours including two consecutive Bundesliga titles. Before the start of the 2014 season, he moved to their rivals, Bayern Munich, where he won the Bundesliga in each of his first two campaigns. He has totalled over 100 goals in Germany's top division, Bundesliga, and reached the century mark quicker than any other foreign player.

A full international for Poland since 2008, Lewandowski has earned over 80 caps and was a member of their team at Euro 2012 and Euro 2016. With 42 goals, he ranks third among their top scorers of all time. On 22 September 2015, while playing for Bayern Munich, Lewandowski scored five goals against Wolfsburg in nine minutes, the fastest in any major European football league since records have been kept.

Club career in Bayern Munich

Style of Play

Lewandowski is said to possess almost all the necessary qualities of a number nine: height, strength, balance, intelligent movement and proficiency with both feet.Lewandowski was given a name that would make it easier for him when moving abroad as a professional footballer. Lewandowski's father, Krzysztof (died in 1995), was a Polish judo champion, and also played football for Hutnik Warszawa in the second division.

His mother, Iwona, is a former volleyball player for AZS Warszawa and later vice-president of Partyzant Leszno. His sister, Milena, also plays volleyball and has represented the U21 national team.[100] His wife, Anna Lewandowska, won the bronze medal at the 2009 Karate World Cup. They married on 22 June 2013 in Warsaw.Lewandowski is a practising Catholic. He met Pope Francis in October 2014 when Bayern Munich visited Vatican City following a 7–1 win over A.S. Roma.


How brilliant is Bayern's Robert Lewandowski

In any other age, Robert Lewandowski might have been the biggest name in European football; salutes the Bayern and Poland striker, and his keep-fit dog.He has scored in his last nine European Qualifiers for Poland, is the only player to score four in a UEFA Champions League semi-final, and once struck five inside nine minutes in a Bundesliga game. In any other era, Robert Lewandowski would have been the biggest name in European football; celebrates 'Lewangoalski'.

"He is one of the most professional footballers I have ever worked with. He eats, sleeps and trains for his job. He's never injured because he focuses so much on the right diet and proper preparation."Josep Guardiola, former Bayern München coach "One of his finest qualities has always been when he's with his back to goal, shielding the ball. The fact that he has become a world-class striker is down to his work ethic in training and his ambition. The way he motivates himself is extraordinary."

"He was very thin, his legs were like sticks and I was always scared that others would break them. I wanted him to be physically stronger and even advised him to eat more bacon! I remember one season my team scored 158 goals; Robert got half of them" Krzysztof Sikorski, Lewandowski's youth coach at Varsovia Warszawa ."He will break all our most significant records. Not just mine 48 goals for the national team – but the number of caps too.

Michał Żewłakow's record of 102 caps will be Robert's sooner or later. I am pretty sure he can score 60 goals for Poland. " Włodzimierz Lubański, Poland's top international scorer ."In 70s Poland had Kazimierz Deyna; in 80s, Boniek, and now we have Lewandowski. Our national team's current success is down to teamwork, but every succes needs a face, and that face is Robert Lewandowski. He is absolutely world class." Zbigniew Boniek, former Poland forward and Polish Football Association (PZPN) president.

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