Robert Lewandowski has overwhelmed Lionel Messi and Mohamed Salah to The Best FIFA Men's Player award for 2021.
The Bayern Munich superstar has won the award for the second 12 months running following another stellar marketing campaign.
Lewandowski broke Gerd Muller's report for most desires in a Bundesliga season, locating the net forty one times in 29 games inside the 2020/21 marketing campaign.
"Thank you very an awful lot," Lewandowski said at FIFA's digital ceremony. "I am very humbled to win this trophy that I experience very proud, I sense happiness due to the fact this also belongs to my teammates and to my coaches and we paintings difficult to winning games and trophies. It makes me sense special to paintings with these guys around me."
Lewnadowski also paid tribute to the overdue Muller, including: "Everything that's took place last year with that report, I by no means even dreamed approximately Gerd's document to interrupt. If you requested me a few years ago if it become feasible to break that record, I'd have stated no, it's not possible to score so many dreams within the Bundesliga.
"Without him it'd have been impossible. He broke such a lot of information."