Robert Lewandowski's stats in 2021

By- Ivy Sarkar

Lewandowski scored 69 goals in 2021 across all competitions, matching Cristiano Ronaldo’s best year back in 2013

He hit the total in 69 games for Poland and Bayern Munich.

In terms of goals per minute, he netted once every 71 minutes he was on a football pitch.

This year, the next closest scorer to him was Kylian Mbappe who netted 51 times.  Fellow Bundesliga player Erling Haaland had 49, while Cristiano Ronaldo scored 46.

His 11 Champions League goals in 2021 were the most of any player, with Mohamed Salah, Sebastien Haller and Mbappe trialing with 10 each

 He scored a hat-trick on five occasions, more than any other player in 2021

 It was the third consecutive year in which he was European football’s highest goal scorer, hitting 54 in 2019 and 47 in 2020