Football: Lewandowski voted player of the season in German League

Robert Lewandowski was voted player of the season for 2019/20 in German football’s top tier, the Bundesliga. The public cast their vote on the official Bundesliga website.

Despite his unbelievable consistency, bagging goals and numerous top scorer titles, this is the first such distinction for the striker, who has proved prolific for both the Polish national team and the German champions, Bayern Munich.

Lewandowski won by an overwhelming number of votes. In the poll, which included not only the fans’ preferences but also the opinion of pundits, the Polish striker grabbed as much as 57 percent of total votes. He outclassed the English youngster Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund (13 percent) and the German prodigy Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen (12.1 percent).

Robert Lewandowski won praise throughout a wonderful season. The Pole’s performances and in particular his scoring form have caught the eye. In the Bundesliga alone, he has netted 33 times with one match to go. Furthermore he has found the net a remarkable 48 times in all competitions for Bayern Munich.