Critics especially point to Lewandowski’s impressive statistics. The Pole has scored a total of 54 goals this calendar year (14 more than Messi, who has more assists to his name). Last season he broke Gerd Müller’s Bundesliga record with 41 goals. Thanks in part to all those goals, Bayern won the league title and the World Cup for club teams.
Messi finally won his first title with Argentina (the Copa America), but had a disappointing season with Barcelona. Only the Copa del Rey was won. The Argentinian is now playing for Paris-Saint Germain.
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Oliver Kahn, former Bayern goalkeeper, also disagrees with the result. “Lewandowski deserved the Golden Ball because he has been doing an excellent job every day for years. Anyway, congratulations to Messi,” he tweeted.
Fuss about Lewandowski and Golden Ball election: ‘Do not understand the world anymore’
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