Born In: Warsaw, Poland
Robert Lewandowski is a famous Polish professional footballer who plays for the Bayern Munich football club and also the Poland national team, where he serves as the captain. He was born in Warsaw, Poland, and he began his career at MKS Varsovia Warsaw. Later, he played for Lech Poznan, and after that he transferred to Borussia Dortmund. Since 2014, he has been playing for Germany’s Bayern Munich football club. He made his international debut for the senior Poland national team at the age of twenty. He came as a substitute in a match against San Marino, where he scored a goal, helping his team score a victory and qualify for the 2010 FIFA World Cup. He has received several awards and honors in his career so far. He was voted Poland’s Footballer of the Year ten times. He was also named the Polish Sport Personality of the Year in 2015. The same year, he was named by ‘The Guardian’ as the fifth best footballer on the planet. In 2020 and 2021, he bagged in the 'IFFHS World's Best Player' award. He also earned the 'European Golden Shoe' for the 2020-21, and 2021-22, seasons. He joined FC Barcelona in 2022. Besides being a footballer, he is also a venture capitalist. Through the company Protos Venture Capital, he has invested in several start-up enterprises.
Spouse/Ex-: Anna Lewandowska (m. 2013)
father: Krzysztof Lewandowski
mother: Iwona Lewandowska
children: Klara Lewandowska, Laura Lewandowska
Born Country: Poland
City: Warsaw, Poland
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Robert Lewandowski was born on August 21, 1988, in Warsaw, Poland. His father was Krzysztof Lewandowski, a national judo champion and also a football player, and his mother is Iwona Lewandowski, a one-time football player for AZS Warsaw and also the vice president of Partyzant Leszno. He has a sister named Milena.
Robert Lewandowski was signed by Lech Poznan for 1.5 million zlotys in June 2008. He made his debut for the team the following month in the first round of the UEFA Cup, where he proved his efficiency by scoring the only goal in the match. He performed quite well during the season, and scored 18 goals in 42 matches. He also played well in the next season, scoring a total of 18 goals. He led his team to win the 2009-10 championship as well.
In the 2011-12 season, he was elevated to an ever-present position in the starting XI. He proved himself by scoring two goals in a 2-0 win against SV Sandhausen. He led his team to many victories. Due to his amazing performance, he was named the Best Player of the Year in Poland. He finished the year as the third top scorer, with 22 goals in total, along with six assists.
He great form continued and he reached 100 goals for Bayern on March 11, 2017, in his 137th appearance for the club. He finished the 2016–17 season with 42 goals in 47 matches.
Robert Lewandowski has been married to Anna Lewandowska since June 2013. She is also a sportswoman who earned a bronze medal at the 2009 Karate World Cup. His wife gave birth to their first child, a daughter named Klara in 2017. In May 2020, they welcomed their second daughter Laura.
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