Images of Abdul Samad Khan’s stadium celebration amid a sea of Saudi fans went viral when he revealed a Poland match shirt with Lewy’s distinctive number 9 on the back. Tracking him down on social media, the Polish captain invited the fan to the squad’s Ezdan Palace Hotel training base.
Polish national team and Bayern Munich star Robert Lewandowski has been named Striker of the Year by France Football magazine.
Named Nine’s in honour of the number that Lewandowski has worn ever since starting his career at Znicz Pruszkow, the project has been built to cover a staggering 1,300 sq/m spread across four-floors of a historic 19th century malthouse.
Produced by a Warsaw-based firm, the documentary will offer viewers a warts-and-all look at the life of the global football legend that is Robert Lewandowski.
Currently Lewandowski has scored 39 league goals for Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga, breaking the record number of goals for a Polish player in a season. If he scores one more in tomorrow’s match he equals the near half-a-decade record. If he scores two he takes the record!
Polish national team striker Robert Lewandowski, German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer (both Bayern Munich) and Belgian Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City) are the final three candidates for the "UEFA Player of the Year" award - the European Union announced on Wednesday.
Lewandowski has scored more Champions League goals than any other player with 14 in only 8 matches. Cristiano Ronaldo holds the title with 17. TFN’s Nick Westerby assesses Lewandowski’s chances as Bayern Munich face Lyon in tonight’s crucial semi-final.