Robert Lewandowski has been named FIFA’s best player in the world for the second year in a row. The Bayern Munich and Poland forward enjoyed another sensational year in 2021, scoring 69 goals in all competitions.
Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski was crowned FIFA The Best for 2021 after beating Lionel Messi and Mohamed Salah at the award. It is the Pole’s second consecutive accolade after also winning the crown in 2020. “Thank you, I’m very honored to win this trophy,” said Lewandowski. “I am very proud.
While Ronaldo is currently scoring more goals overall, Messi is ahead in the goalscoring department, with a higher season average (37.9-35) after a 2011-12 peak of 73 goals has achieved. although his average has fallen in 2021-22 after a disappointing first season at PSG.
Benzema is the favorite to win the Ballon d’Or 2022 and is therefore currently the favorite to win the FIFA award.
1. Lionel Messi (PSG)