Lewandowski voted best player of first half of the season
Robert Lewandowski has been voted the best outfield player of the first half of the season by his fellow Bundesliga professionals. A total of 239 of Lewandowski's peers took part in the traditional survey by German sports magazine Kicker, with almost half of them (44.7%) giving their vote to the league's top goalscorer.
Goals on each of the first 11 matchdays, moving up to third place in the all-time scorers list and much more - Robert Lewandowski hit numerous milestones during the first half of this season 👇
Neuer in second place
Lewandowski plundered a whopping 19 goals in the first 17 matches of the campaign, scoring every 78 minutes on average. The Polish forward finished well ahead of Timo Werner of RB Leipzig (14.6%) and Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho (6.7 %) in the survey to claim the honour for the third time.
Meanwhile, Manuel Neuer took second place among the goalkeepers. The FCB captain attracted 10.9% of the votes, behind Borussia Mönchengladbach's Yann Sommer (38.9%).