Robert Lewandowski

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Full Name Robert Lewandowski
Age 32 Years Old
Nick Name Robert Lewandowski
Gender Male
Famous As Footballer
Birth Date August 21st, 1988
Birth Place Warsaw

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Robert Lewandowski is a Polish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Bayern Munich and is the captain of the Poland national team. He is renowned for his positioning, technique, and finishing, and is widely regarded as one of the best strikers in Today’s world. He is also the most feared and talented striker in world football. He is a husband of Anna Lewandowska who is a Polish athlete, a graduate of the Academy of Physical Education in Warsaw, a specialist on nutrition, karate and representative of the country in traditional karate and multiple medalists of the World, European, and National Championships. He was nicknamed “The Body” after he scored four goals against the Spanish Laliga giants Real Madrid at Signal Iduna Park in the UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg in 2013 in which they won the match by 4-1. It was a memorable moment for him because he was the key player at that match. Apart from that, he has been a top scorer many times. He is a prolific goalscorer who is regarded by pundits as one of the best strikers in the modern game; a well-rounded forward, he is said to possess almost all the necessary qualities of a traditional number nine: height, strength, balance, pace, intelligent movement and proficiency with both feet. His current shirt number is 9 both for his club Baryen Munich and for his country Poland. He played for Poland national team at the 2018 World Cup held in Russia where he played hard to score but fail to score a goal for his country in which his country was knocked out from the Group stage. But his performance was well praised by his country and supporter.  

Robert With Award

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Early Life of Robert Lewandowski

Lewandowski was born on 21st August 1988 in Warsaw, the capital city of Poland. His birthday falls on the 21st of August every year. He was born in Poland so his nationality is Polish and his ethnicity is also Polish. He is practicing Catholic. He met Pope Francis in October 2014, when Bayern Munich visited Vatican City following a 7–1 win over A.S. He grew up in Leszno, Warsaw West County where he spent his childhood  His father's name is Krzysztof Lewandowski. He was a Polish Judo champion and ex-footballer but he died in March 2006. His mother name is Iona Lewandowska. She is a  former volleyball player for AZS Warszawa. Currently, She works as the vice-president of Partyzant Leszno which is local-level football club located at leszno, Warsaw. She has also played in the Volleyball game for the Polish national team in the Olympic game of 2016 held in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. His sister name is Milena Lewandowska who is also a Volleyball player. While talking about his family background we can know that they are all Athletes and were from sports background which is already explained at the beginning of his early life. They were all respected personalities and athletes of their home country, Poland and regarded as High-class Family. Regarding his high school, there is no reliable data mentioned in any of the sites on the internet but will be updated if found any. However, he has obtained a college degree, one day after scoring his 16th goal in World Cup qualifying in 2017. The Bayern Munich forward faced a panel from the Academy of Sport Education in Warsaw and passed his exam for a bachelor's degree. One of the professors, Marek Rybinski, said Lewandowski's answers were "excellent." Lewandowski's thesis focused on coaching and management and described his own career from childhood soccer to playing for titles in large stadiums. It spoke of ambition and rivalry and of the support Lewandowski got from his parents and wife. It is to be published.

Early Career of Robert Lewandowski

Lewandowski grew up in Leszno, Warsaw West County, and took his first steps in football as an unregistered player for the local club, Partyzant Leszno.In 1997, he joined MKS Varsovia Warsaw, whereas a teen he played for seven years. The following year he moved to Delta Warsaw, where he finally managed to play in the first team, scoring four goals.

In 2006–07, Lewandowski was the Polish third division's top goalscorer with 15 goals, helping Znicz Pruszków win promotion. The next season he was the top scorer in the Polish second division with 21 goals.

Professional Career of Robert Lewandowski

After being the top scorer in 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 honors including two consecutive Bundesliga titles and a season as the league's top goalscorer. In 2013, he earned with Borussia a spot in the 2013 UEFA Champions League Final, a tournament in which he was the second top goalscorer, behind only Cristiano Ronaldo.

Prior to the start of the 2014–15 season, Lewandowski agreed to join Dortmund's domestic rivals, Bayern Munich, on a free transfer. In Munich, he won the Bundesliga title in each of his first five seasons, earning a spot in the Bundesliga Team of the Year in every season. In 2015–16, 2017–18 and 2018–19, he led the league in goalscoring, and in 2016–17 he was named the Bundesliga Player of The Year. He was named to the UEFA Champions League Squad of the Season two times and is the fifth-highest goalscorer in the history of the competition.[10] He has scored over 200 goals in the Bundesliga, having reached the century mark quicker than any other foreign player, and is the league's all-time leading foreign goalscorer. He also holds the record for the fastest five-goal haul in any major European football league since records have been kept after scoring five times in nine minutes against Wolfsburg in 2015.

Robert Cheering Up After A Goal

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A full international for Poland since 2008, Lewandowski has earned over 110 caps and was a member of their team at Euro 2012, Euro 2016 and 2018 FIFA World Cup. With 61 international goals, Lewandowski is the all-time top scorer for Poland. Currently, he is busy playing 2019/20 Bundes Liga season for his current club Baryen Munich. As per our latest data collection of 2020 his club Baryen Munich is currently leading the 2019/20 Bundesliga season with   49 points. In their maximum participation of 23, they have won 15 matches, draw 4 and loses 4 matches. He became the first player since Gerd Müller to score 25 goals in 23 games with a brace in the 3-2 win over Paderborn on Matchday 23. He is currently the 2019/20 Bundesliga’s top scorer with 25 goals. Their domestic rival Borrusia Dortmund is only 1 point behind them. They have their next Bundesliga matches on 14th March 2020. Before that match, his club Bayern Munich is going to play the UEFA Champions League of 2019/20 Season on 26th February 2020 with English club Chelsea on the home Ground of Chelsea “Stamford Bridge”.  So he and his fellow teammates are busy preparing and practicing for the match. His club enters the round of 16 in the UEFA champions league of 2019l20 season after his club became the Group “B” winner.

Award of Robert Lewandowski

  • FIFA Ballon d'Or: 4th place (2015)
  • IFFHS World's Top International Goal Scorer of the Year: 2015
  • Bundesliga Player of the Year: 2016–17
  • Polish Footballer of the Year: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019
  • Polish Sports personality of the Year: 2015
  • Ekstraklasa Best Player: 2009
  • Bundesliga top scorer: 2013–14 (20 goals), 2015–16 (30 goals), 2017–18 (29 goals), 2018–19 (22 goals)
  • DFB-Pokal top scorer: 2011–12 (7 goals), 2016–17 (5 goals), 2017–18 (6 goals), 2018–19 (7 goals)
  • Ekstraklasa top scorer: 2009–10 (18 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup qualification top scorer: 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification (16 goals)
  • UEFA Euro qualifying top scorer: 2016 (13 goals)
  • UEFA Champions League Squad of the Season: 2015–16, 2016–17
  • UEFA Team of the Year: 2019
  • Bundesliga Team of the Year: 2014–15, 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18, 2018–19
  • He was voted at number 8 spot in the nomination of 2019 Ballon d’Or award.

Records

International

  • Scoring record for a single UEFA European Championship qualification: UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying (13 goals)
  • Scoring record for a single European FIFA World Cup qualification: 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification (16 goals)
  • First European player to score 16 goals in a FIFA World Cup qualification
  • Most hat-tricks scored in a single European FIFA World Cup qualification: 3 (2018 FIFA World Cup qualification)

Bundesliga

Bayern Munich

  • Highest number of scored goals in a game by a substitute: 5 (matchday 6 of 2015–16)
  • Shortest elapsed timespan until a scored hat-trick: 4 minutes (between minute 51 and 55 of matchday 6 of 2015–16)
  • Shortest elapsed timespan until five scored goals: 8 minutes 59 seconds (between minute 51 and 60 of matchday 6 of 2015–16)
  • 100 German top-flight goals quicker than any foreign player

Ranking of Robert Lewandowski

Regarding his ranking information as per the latest data collected on February 23rd, 2020 he comes at number 1 spot in terms of Goals according to Football World Rankings which means he is currently the top goalscorer with 50 goals internationally played in different league and matches. By points, he ranks at number 2 spot. Currently, he ranks 1st position in public choice and the most valuable player in Polish football. He has been named the Polish Player of the Year a record eight times. The Guardian ranked him as the fifth-best footballer on the planet in 2015.

Transfer and Contract

 In 1997, he joined MKS Varsovia Warsaw, whereas a teen he played for seven years from  1997 to 2004. Then he has transferred to Delta warsaw where he played for one year from 2004 to 2005. Then he moved to Legia Warsaw II where he played for one year from 2005 to 2006. Then he was transferred to Znicz Pruszków where he played for two years from 2006 to 2008. In June 2008, Lech Poznań signed Lewandowski from Znicz for 1.5 million PLN. With Lech Poznan, he played Ekstraklasa for 2 years from 2008 to 2010. Earlier that month, Lewandowski's agent Cezary Kucharski offered him to his former team Sporting Gijón, which had been promoted to the Spanish top league after ten years in the second tier. However, Sporting rejected him. He left his professional football career in his home country and he joined Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund of Germany in June 2010, signing a four-year contract with the German club for a fee reported being worth around €4.5 million.

In November 2013, Lewandowski confirmed he would sign a pre-contractual agreement for Borussia Dortmund's domestic rivals Bayern Munich which officially happened on 3 January 2014; signing a five-year contract, joining the team at the start of the 2014–15 season. He was officially presented as a Bayern Munich player on 9 July 2014. Currently, he is still playing for the Baryen Munich club.

Personal Life of Robert Lewandowski

Robert With His Wife Anna

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Before getting married, Robert and Anna met for the first time in 2007 at the University of Warsaw. Anna used to take health and nutrition classes. Robert asked Anna for a date but she was worried about his reputation as a footballer. But Robert did not give up and he got a date with her. In 2010 Robert got a contract in Dortmund and played there for Borussia Dortmund for 4 years. Anna moved with him to Dortmund but she often traveled to Poland (she did it until now).  They got married on 22 June 2013 in the Church of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Serock. Since then summer of 2014 the couple has been living in Munich, Germany. They also have a daughter called Klara Lewandowski who was born on 4 May 2017. They have been married for 6 years. They were dating for 5 years after getting together in 2012. 

Relationship Timeline of Robert and Anna Lewandowski

  • First time to meet:- 19th November 2007 (at the University of Warsaw, Poland)
  • First date:- 1st December 2007
  • First kiss:- will be updated
  • Officially together:- 2012.
  • First Anniversary:-22nd June 2014
  • First Travel:-June 2010
  • First Fight:-will be updated
  • First Reconcile:-will be updated
  • First Purpose:-2007
  • Engagement:-2012
  • Wedding:-22nd June 2013

Body Measurement of Robert Lewandowski

Robert Lewandowski is a handsome hunk with the tall height of six feet one inches or 1.84 m with the balanced body ewight of 79 KG. His other body measurements include; chest size-40 in, waist size-33 in and arms size 15 in. His eye color is Gray and his hair color is black.

Physical Body

  • Height:- 6 Feet 1 inch,1.84 meter
  • Weight:-79 kg, 174 lbs
  • Body Size:-40inch (chest size), 33 inch(waist), 15inch(Arms/Biceps size)
  • Shoe size:- 9( (US)
  • Eye Color :- Gray
  • Hair Color:-Black

What is the Net worth of Robert Lewandowski?

Lewandowski’s current estimated net worth is around $61 million and has a market value of around $94 million and ranks among the top 10 Bundesliga players in terms of market value. He currently earns a weekly wage of $264,917 which coupled with bonuses, takes his annual income to around $12 million. His source of income is from his football career and various Endorsements. Robert Lewandowski has endorsed brands like Nike, Huawei, Opel, EA Sports in the past and currently endorses CoverGirl and sports drink brand Oshie.

Wealth (House and Car) of Robert Lewandowski

Robert Lewandowski currently resides in an apartment in Warsaw which is estimated to be around $7.5 million with his wife Anna and daughter Klara. The total estimated value of his houses and properties is around $17 million. He also owns a number of luxury cars of brands such as Maserati, Aston Martin, Audi, and Ferrari, all of which are estimated to be worth around $9 million.

As per the data collection of 2020, his net worth is $61 million that means he is a millionaire and one of the richest football player in the world.

Is Robert Lewandowski Death or Alive?

As per our latest data collection of 2020, he is still alive. according to his birth date (21st August 1988). He is 31 years old.