PUBLISHED ON APR 02, 2021 07:29 AM IST
- First, the knee injury Lewandowski picked up with the Polish national team in a World Cup qualifier against Andorra has ruled him out for four weeks. That game was little more than a formality for Poland, but it could prove pivotal to this season's Bundesliga and Champions League.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2021 10:36 PM IST
Lewandowski sustained the injury in Poland's World Cup qualifying win over Andorra on Sunday, ruling him out of their match against England on Wednesday, and had scans on Monday.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 29, 2021 04:13 PM IST
Poland captain Lewandowski scored twice in a 3-0 win over Andorra on Sunday but was substituted in the 63rd minute with clear discomfort in his right knee.
By Bhargab Sarmah
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2021 01:10 PM IST
The Bayern forward is currently on 38 goals from 34 games in the 2020/21 season and with the form he is in, a brace on Wednesday, in a tie in which Bayern have a 4-1 lead from the first leg, is not improbable.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 13, 2021 10:46 PM IST
- Lewandowski took his season tally to 32 league goals and matched the record of scoring against 16 different teams within a season.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 07, 2021 09:03 AM IST
- Bayern Munich roared back from two goals down to beat Borussia Dortmund 4-2.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2021 11:59 AM IST
- Bayern was firmly in control of the semifinal against the African champion and took the lead in the 17th minute when David Alaba cued up Lewandowski in space in the penalty area to hammer a shot in low.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 10:46 PM IST
- Goals from Jerome Boateng, Thomas Mueller, Robert Lewandowski and Serge Gnabry secured a comfortable win and lifted Bayern to 45 points.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2021 09:53 AM IST
Lewandowski scored his 22nd goal of the season – a league record after 17 games – from the spot after a foul from Augsburg midfielder Rani Khedira on Lucas Hernández.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2020 07:20 AM IST
Lewandowski’s injury-time winner completed another comeback victory for Bayern, ensuring the champions sit top of the standings, ahead of Leverkusen, going into the Christmas break.
Lewandowski beats Messi, Ronaldo to win FIFA best men’s player award, Klopp voted best coach for 2nd year in a row
Geneva | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2020 10:04 AM IST
Lewandowski topped a three-player shortlist that included Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Voting was by a global jury of national team captains and coaches, plus selected journalists and fans. Lewandowski received 52 voting points, with Ronaldo second on 38 Messi third with 35.
ZURICH | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 10:11 PM IST
Lewandowski could become only the second player — after Luka Modric in 2018 — to deny Messi or Ronaldo since their run of FIFA domination started in 2008. Messi has won the award six times while Ronaldo has won it five times.
Berlin | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2020 08:28 PM IST
Müller is the only Bayern player apart from captain Manuel Neuer to have played in every Bundesliga game so far this season, and he scored two goals Saturday to keep Bayern top with a 3-3 draw against Leipzig.
Associated Press | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 07:04 AM IST
The defending champions, who won their first four matches and have already guaranteed first place in the group, will make the trip to Madrid without striker Robert Lewandowski, goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and midfielder Leon Goretzka.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 03:56 PM IST
Lewandowski was top scorer for Bayern in the Champions League (15 goals), as well as the Bundesliga (34), and was a firm favourite for the Ballon d’Or award before it was scrapped this year for the first time in its 64-year history because of the novel coronavirus.
Warsaw | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2020 07:37 PM IST
Warsaw prosecutors’ office spokesman Marcin Sadus said they ordered the detention of Cezary Kucharski as part of their investigation into Lewandowski’s report of criminal threats made against him.
GENEVA | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2020 09:24 AM IST
The Polish forward scored 15 goals on the way to Bayern Munich’s sixth Champions League title, hitting the target in every match before the final except a group game against Tottenham Hotspur when he was rested.
Reuterss | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2020 12:28 PM IST
Midfielder Kimmich snatched the ball in midfield, played a one-two with Robert Lewandowski and had his shot blocked before the ball bounced back off his foot and into the net.
LISBON | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2020 09:00 AM IST
Lewandowski capped his spectacular season by winning his maiden European title after Bayern Munich beat Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 at the Stadium of Light on Sunday.
Lisbon | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 09:27 AM IST
The 32-year-old Lewandowski and 21-year-old Paris Saint-Germain forward Mbappé are a generation apart but they will meet in Sunday’s Champions League final with the same goal — winning the European title for the first time.
Lisbon | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 07:12 AM IST
A look at the Champions League final between Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich on Sunday
MUNICH | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2020 07:14 AM IST
The Poland striker scored twice and set up two more goals as Bayern beat Chelsea 4-1 on Saturday for a 7-1 win on aggregate in Munich to book a ticket to Lisbon.
By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2020 06:29 AM IST
Bayern, who had already won its eighth straight Bundesliga title, retained the cup with goals from David Alaba, Serge Gnabry and two from Robert Lewandowski as he passed the 50-goal mark for this season.
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2020 11:13 PM IST
Robert Lewandowski broke Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s record for most goals scored by a foreigner in the Bundesliga in a single season with his 33rd strike.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUN 18, 2020 02:05 PM IST
Flick wasn’t a flake as a player --- he had 104 games for Bayern as a hard-working midfielder. He was someone Eric Cantona would call a ‘water carrier’ but there must be something about their industry which makes them good coaches. Didier Deschamps, anyone?
BREMEN | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2020 12:23 PM IST
With no fans in the stands because of the coronavirus pandemic, it was a subdued and strange display of emotions as the players put on commemorative T-shirts and waved to their absent supporters.
Munich | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2020 10:37 AM IST
Lewandowski snapped his goal drought versus Fortuna when he scored for the first time against them to give Bayern a 3-0 lead in the first half after a Mathias Joergensen own goal and a Benjamin Pavard header opened the floodgates.
Berlin | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2020 01:10 AM IST
The Bavarians thought they had the match wrapped up after efforts from Leon Goretzka, Thomas Mueller and Robert Lewandowski had given them a 3-0 lead in the empty Allianz Arena.
Berlin | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2020 08:15 AM IST
Bayern moved four points clear at the top of the table but the match was at risk of being cut short when Bayern fans displayed the banner insulting Hoffenheim investor Dietmar Hopp in the 79th minute.
Berlin | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2020 11:04 PM IST
In a statement, Bayern said that club doctors had discovered that Poland striker Lewandowski had “fractured the tibia where it meets the left knee joint” following tests after their return from London.