Robert Lewandowski who has had a great season with Bayern Munich and has scored 55 goals in 47 appearances during the 2020/21 season. He helped Bayern win the champions league, Bundesliga, and DFB-Pokal.
Robert Lewandowski opens up his mind concerning the Ballon d’Or when he speculated about him winning the award this year. His high-class performance in this season made Bayern win multiple honors because of his current goal scoring form. His season was quite incredible as a striker who deserves multiple accolades.
However, there was a stoppage of football matches in March due to the wake of coronavirus pandemic that struck the world for three months. And the french football made the decision withhold the 2020 ballon d’Or. The decision has affected Lewandoski who has worked so hard to prove himself in front of many fans, players, and media. But for the first time in his career, he was so close to winning the award. Though his fate was cut short due to the decision that was taken by French football. Roberto Lewandoski knows he deserves to be crowned the world’s best Just like every true football fan is aware that Lewandoski deserved the award.
Lewandoski has strived to win the Ballon d’Or since he began to play football but his chances have always been hindered by Ronaldo and Messi. And now that the polish striker has worked hard to beat the two worlds best, the award was canceled.
Robert Lewandowski comment on Ballon d’Or
In an interview with Lewandoski and a polish outlet concerning the award. he was asked who he would have given the award. Lewandoski said, Myself. He backed his statement with enough facts saying he won each title with his outstanding performance.
Lewandowski said we won every title we could with Bayern Munich. In every competition Bundesliga, champions league, and the German cup. I was the highest goal scorer. I understand the pressure off other parties on another player may be greater. But it not like every player is going to win the golden ball by achieving what I did.
Lewandowski added I didn’t think about it. We had a lot of games ahead of us then. I realized that my priority was the champions league. I had no thought about individual awards.