Robert Lewandowski

Robert Lewandowski playing for Poland, with József Varga and Vilmos Vanczák

Robert Lewandowski is a Polish striker who plays in the Bundesliga for Borussia Dortmund. He's one of the most prolific strikers for his country with over 50 international caps.

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7 Best Strikers in World Football

TOPSHOT - Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the French Cup final football match between Les Herbiers and Paris Saint-Germain (...

Well, today is the day, the ninth and final installment of our look at the 7 best footballers in each position in world football. We may well do another video on the 7 best managers, and we will certainly do one on our combined HITC Sevens World XI after that, but today is the turn of the centre-forwards.

Video: 7 Best Players Not Nominated for the 2018 Ballon d'Or

(L-R) Ciro Immobile, Lorenzo Insigne and Marco Verratti of Italy pose for a photo before the International Friendly match between Italy and Ukraine on October 10, 2018 in Genoa, Italy.

Right, I do apologise, but I’m going to have to start this video with a brief rant about the Ballon d’Or. A once fine institution and award, I fear it has been somewhat sullied in recent years. I mean, to start off with we should get back to basics. It is supposed to be an award given to the best individual over the course of a calendar year, and I fear it does neither of those things.

7 Players Who Had World Cups To Forget

(L-R) Marco Reus, Timo Werner and Mesut Oezil of Germany during the national anthem of Germany for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan...

As we approach the latter stages of this summers World Cup in Russia, it is continuing to prove one of the most unpredictable tournaments in living memory. Argentina and Portugal’s exits came as no great surprise, but the Germans getting kicked out in the group stages and Spain being knocked out by Russia have been real shocks to the system.

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TOPSHOT - Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the French Cup final football match between Les Herbiers and Paris Saint-Germain (...

7 Best Strikers in World Football

Well, today is the day, the ninth and final installment of our look at the 7 best footballers in each position in world football. We may well do another video on the 7 best managers, and we will certainly do one on our combined HITC Sevens World XI after that, but today is the turn of the centre-forwards.

Bayern Munich's Polish forward Robert Lewandowski(C) and Spanish midfielder Thiago Alcantara (R) vie with Frankfurt's Spanish midfielder Omar Mascarell during the German Cup DFB Pokal...

The 7 best paid centre-forwards in world football

Putting the ball in the back of the net is often described as the most difficult job in football, and perhaps for that reason, strikers have tended to be the best paid players in the game. Right now, there are just under forty centre-forwards earning £100,000 a week or more.

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