Robert Lewandowski has arguably been the very best footballer in world in 2020 however will sadly not get the popularity he deserves.
The Bayern Munich striker would little doubt have been favorite to win the Ballon d’Or this 12 months had been it not for the coronavirus pandemic.
Organisers determined to scrap the annual award and deny Lewandowski attaining the crowning glory of a stellar 12 months.
When requested by Polish outlet Sportowe Fakty who deserved to win the 2020 Ballon d’Or, he stated: “Me. We received the whole lot we might with Bayern. In each competitors – Bundesliga, German Cup and Champions League – I used to be the highest scorer. I believe a participant who achieves this may win the Ballon d’Or.”
It’s onerous to argue with Lewandowski. No different participant has hit the heights the 32-year-old has reached this 12 months.
The striker has scored 35 objectives in simply 30 video games in 2020 and received nearly each trophy there may be to win in home soccer.
The Poland worldwide posted a picture on Instagram posing with all the titles he’s picked up this 12 months and there’s barely sufficient room within the photograph.
He wrote: “When somebody doubts your talents, begin working twice as onerous to show that they’re mistaken. That is my story.”
He received the Bundesliga, German Cup, German Tremendous Cup, Champions League and UEFA Tremendous Cup with Bayern Munich.
His private accolades included Bundesliga participant of the season, high scorer of the season and Champions League high scorer.
The Ballon d’Or would have been the crowing glory for Lewandowski however ought to his kind proceed into 2021 then he’ll virtually definitely be a contender for subsequent 12 months’s prize.