Player Rating

Robert Lewandowski: Player Rating and Performance v Salzburg

Bayern had to work hard but in the end the Polish frontman was once again a key element of a Bavarian victory

 
11:45pm on Tuesday 3rd November 2020
By
Emmet Gates

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski was once again imperious as the German side came from behind to trounce Austrian outfit RB Salzburg 6-2.

📷 Lewandowski: Match Snapshot

⏱️ 21' Lewandowki's first was a routine penalty, including a nice stutter in the run up, before he slotted it into the bottom left-hand corner of the Salzburg net. This was Bayern's equaliser.

Salzburg equalised in the 66th minute to make it 2-2, which is how it stayed until 11 minutes from time, when Jerome Boateng put the Germans in front. Leroy Sane added a spectacular fourth.

A ⏱️ 88' The Polish superstar then put the icing on the cake, adding a fifth with two minutes left of the game. Lewandowski guided Joshua Kimmich's flip across the goal with a header, and the ball nestled into the corner of the Salzburg net, again.

RB Salzburg 2-6 Bayern: Player Ratings, Match Stats, Player Stats

〽️ Lewandowski: Rating Week-on-Week

✔️ IMPROVEMENT

Lewandowski, by his own high standards, had a relatively quiet outing against Lokomotiv Moscow in last week's Champions League game, recording a 6.3 FC Rating.

A week later, the Polish striker's rating has increased to his usual levels, with a 8.2 FC Rating after tonight's game.

🗝️ Key Stats

Lewandowski match stats

StatisticValueNotes
FC Rating8.2
Mins Played90
Touches46
Shots5
On Target3
Goals2

Lewandowski: What Next?

Lewandowski was rested for Bayern's game against Koln last weekend, and looked re-energised tonight against the Austrians.

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