Mariusz Lewandowski

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Mariusz Lewandowski
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Personal information
Full name Mariusz Lewandowski
Date of birth (1979-05-18) 18 May 1979 (age 34)
Place of birth Legnica, Poland
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Playing position Central Defender
Defensive Midfielder
Club information
Current club Free Agent
Youth career
Zagłębie Lubin
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–1999 Zagłębie Lubin 36 (0)
2000–2001 Dyskobolia Grodzisk 40 (2)
2001–2010 Shakhtar Donetsk 174 (21)
2010–2013 Sevastopol 77 (14)
National team
2002– Poland 66 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 November 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 27 November 2013

Mariusz Lewandowski (Polish pronunciation: [ˈmarjuʂ lɛvanˈdɔfski]; born 18 May 1979 in Legnica) is a Polish footballer who last played as a Central Defender for PFC Sevastopol and the Polish national football team. He is mostly a central defender, but he can also play defensive midfielder.

In 2009, he was named Polish Footballer of the Year.

Career[edit]

Lewandowski started his career in the Polish club Zagłębie Lubin in 1996. After a short time in Dyskobolia Grodzisk, he was bought by Ukrainian Premier League club Shakhtar Donetsk in 2001, and was an integral part of the team. On 20 May 2009 he played in the 2009 UEFA Cup Final against Werder Bremen, with Shakhtar claiming the trophy.

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of 29 May 2013
Club Season League Cup Europe Super Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Zagłębie 1996–97 1 0 - - - - - - 1 0
1997–98 11 0 - - - - - - 11 0
1998–99 21 0 1 0 - - - - 22 0
1999-00 3 0 1 0 - - - - 4 0
Total 36 0 2 0 - - - - 38 0
Dyskobolia 1999-00 14 0 - - - - - - 14 0
2000–01 26 2 2 0 - - - - 28 2
2001–02 - - - - 2 0 - - 2 0
Total 40 2 2 0 2 0 - - 44 2
Shakhtar 2001–02 11 1 5 1 2 0 - - 18 2
2002–03 24 4 6 1 4 1 - - 34 6
2003–04 27 5 6 1 6 1 - - 39 7
2004–05 25 2 8 2 12 0 - - 45 4
2005–06 21 1 2 0 8 0 1 0 32 1
2006–07 18 4 4 0 7 0 - - 29 4
2007–08 18 1 2 1 9 0 - - 29 2
2008–09 16 1 4 1 10 0 - - 30 2
2009–10 14 2 1 0 4 0 - - 19 2
Total 174 21 38 7 62 2 1 0 275 30
Sevastopol 2010–11 25 6 - - - - - - 25 6
2011–12 7 2 - - - - - - 7 2
2012–13 28 4 5 0 - - - - 33 4
Total 61 12 5 0 - - - - 66 12
Career totals 311 35 47 7 64 2 1 0 423 44

International career[edit]

He was named in the 23-man Poland's 2006 World Cup squad held in Germany. He was also on the main squad of Poland in the UEFA Euro 2008.

After Franciszek Smuda took over the national team in 2009, he stopped playing for Poland.

He was however, called up by Waldemar Fornalik for the games against Ukraine and England, in the 2014 World Cup Qualifiers.

Poland goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 16 November 2005 Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski, Poland  Estonia 3–1 Win Friendly
2. 8 September 2007 Lisbon, Portugal  Portugal 2–2 Draw UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying
3. 6 February 2008 Paphos, Cyprus  Czech Republic 2–0 Win Friendly
4. 19 November 2008 Dublin, Republic of Ireland  Republic of Ireland 3–2 Win Friendly
5. 1 April 2009 Kielce, Poland  San Marino 10–0 Win 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification (UEFA)
6. 5 September 2009 Chorzów, Poland  Northern Ireland 1–1 Draw 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification (UEFA)

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Mariusz Lewandowski playing for Shakhtar Donetsk in 2009.
Shakhtar Donetsk

Official

Non-official

National team
Individual

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fußballer des Jahres in Polen" (in German). transfermarkt.de. 14 December 2009. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 

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