Football is one of the most popular games in the world. Most people all over the world are interested in watching football matches. Today there are so many skillful football players in different countries such as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Eden Hazard, Mohamed Salah, and Gareth Bale. What is the latest good news about football? Who is the best footballer in the year 2020? He is Bayern Munich’s, Robert Lewandowski. He won the best men’s player at the best FIFA football awards which were held in Zurich.
The Best Footballer in the year 2020
If you are interested in football I think you already know about Robert Lewandowski. He could win the top prize at the Best FIFA Football Awards by beating many popular football players like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Lionel Messi was the winner at the FIFA last year. This is the first time that Robert Lewandowski has won the Best FIFA Football award. Also, this is the first time that the award goes to a player from the German record champions.
Who won the best women’s player award? She is Manchester City defender Lucy Bronze. Robert Lewandowski who is the best footballer in the year 2020 has got the top scorer in the league, cup, and Champions League. Robert Lewandowski has won not only the FIFA Men’s Player of the Year Award but also the UEFA Men’s Player of the Year Award in 2020.
Robert Lewandowski was born on 21st August 1988 in Warsaw. Now he is 32 years old. He is a Polish professional footballer and he is the captain of the Poland national team. Also, he plays as a striker for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich. His positioning, finishing, and technique are wonderful and he is renowned for that. Robert Lewandowski is not only one of the best football players in the world, but also one of the best strikers in the world. Also, he has scored over 500 senior career goals for his country.
Robert Lewandowski, the person who won the best footballer of the year award, has finished his Bachelor of Physical Education (BPhEd) with coaching and management at the Academy of Sport Education in Warsaw. In addition to Polish, Robert Lewandowski can speak English and German very well.
Important moments in his sporting life
The best footballer in the year 2020 was born in Warsaw. But he grew up in Leszno. It is a Warsaw West Country. In the beginning, he started football as an unregistered player for a local club, Partyzant Leszno. He joined MKS Varsovia Warsaw in 1997 and played for seven years. One time he had a knee injury and at the time, Legia told him to leave. He had a call from third division team Znicz Pruszkow. It was another start to his life. Robert Lewandowski started his sporting life like that. So what are the most important moments in his sporting life?
- The top scorer in the third and second tiers of Polish football.
- Moved to the top-flight Lech Poznan and helped the team to win the Ekstraklasa in 2009 and 2010.
- Moved to Borussia Dortmund in 2010 and won the league’s top goalscorer award and two consecutive Bundesliga titles. Robert Lewandowski also faced the UEFA Champions League Final in 2013.
- Robert Lewandowski won the Bundesliga title in each of his first six seasons.
- Also, he won the UEFA Champion League in both 2019 and 2020.
- There are only two players to achieve Europe.
- Robert Lewandowski is the all-time top scorer for Poland football and he has got about 63 international goals.
- In 2015, he won the IFFHS World’s Top Goal Scorer Award.
- Robert Lewandowski who was the best footballer in the year 2020, has been named the Polish Player of the Year, eight times.
- He has been named the VDV Bundesliga Player of the season. He has won this award in four seasons.
- Also, he has won the Bundesliga top goalscorer award in five seasons.
Robert Lewandowski has started his life very small. But he quickly established himself. At the start, he was far from his goal, but he achieved it with hard work. Now he is the best footballer in the year. There are so many things that we can get from his life story. I think he is not only the best footballer in the year 2020 but also a great person for the whole world.
His Personal life
When he was 17 years old his father died and his life was tough. His father Krzysztof was a European junior champion in judo and also played football for Hutnik Warszawa in the second division. His mother is Iwona. She is a former volleyball player for AZS Warszawa. Also is a later vice-president of Partyzant Leszno. His sister is Milena and she also plays volleyball. She has represented the U21 national team too. Robert Lewandowski is a practicing Catholic. The best footballer in the year 2020 has got married to Anna Lewandowski on 22 June 2013. His wife won the bronze medal at the Karate World Cup in 2009. Now they have two daughters named Klara and Laura. Robert Lewandowski, the best footballer in the year 2020 is a kind-hearted person.
Robert Lewandowski and Anna Lewandowski have supported and donated money for various charitable organizations. During the coronavirus pandemic period, they have donated €1 million for the people.
They have helped so many children too. Because of that Robert Lewandowski, the best footballer in the year was named a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in March 2014. Robert Lewandowski is the owner of “Stor9”. Also, he invests in e-commerce, startups, and websites.
Robert Lewandowski who is the best footballer in the year 2020, has faced a lot of challenges. But now he has won so many things and nobody can doubt his quality now.
Robert Lewandowski, the best footballer in the year 2020 said, “It shows no matter where you come from, no matter what your name is, what you do is important. We won everything we could”.