Oliver Kahn: "Robert Lewandowski stays with us"



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Oliver Kahn: "Robert Lewandowski stays with us"

Bayern Munich CEO Oliver Kahn, former legendary goalkeeper of the German club, in an interview granted to Prime Video before the elimination of the Bavarians from the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League against Villarreal, spoke about the future of the Munich club star Robert Lewandowski, who, according to some rumors, could leave Bayern at the end of the season: "A lot of nonsense has been said about this topic.

We would be stupid if we let a player with 30/40 goals a year leave. We are in contact with the entourage. of the player to talk about his future and we will be in the next few weeks as well. Lewandowski has a contract until 2023 and will definitely stay with us for another season.

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Robert Lewandowski's career

Considered the greatest Polish footballer of all time, as well as one of the strongest center-forward of any era, he is one of the most successful players in the Bundesliga, and one of the most prolific goalscorers in football history.

He is the most prolific foreigner ever in the Bundesliga and the second best scorer in this competition, as well as the first among the players still in business. With 41 goals scored (in just 29 games) in the 2020-2021 season, he became the player who scored the most in a single Bundesliga edition, breaking Gerd Müller's record.

He is also the third highest scorer in UEFA Champions League history, behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, as well as the player who has scored the most goals in his first 100 appearances in the same competition (81).

In 2010, after winning a Polish championship (2009-10), a Polish Cup (2008-09) and a Polish Super Cup (2009) with Lech Poznań, he moved to Borussia Dortmund, with whom he won two German championships. (2010-11, 2011-12), a German Cup (2011-12) and a German Super Cup (2013).

After four seasons, he moved to Bayern Munich, with whom he won seven consecutive German championships (from 2015 to 2021), three German Cups (2015-16, 2018-19, 2019-20), five German Super Cups (2016, 2017, 2018, 2020, 2021), one UEFA Champions League (2019-20), one UEFA Super Cup (2020) and one FIFA Club World Cup (2020).

In the 2020-2021 season he won the Golden Boot and again in 2021 he was elected forward of the year by France Football and finished second in the Balon d'Or ranking.