A Breakdown Of Robert Lewandowski's Champions League Goals

Robert Lewandowski currently sits on 63 career Champions League goals, putting him 5th on the all-time list. The Polish striker reached 17 with previous club Borussia Dortmund, and has added a further 46 to that tally since being on the books at Bayern Munich.

Here we break down Lewandowski's Champions League goals into various categories:

BY SEASON

2011/12 1
2012/13 10
2013/14 6
2014/15 6
2015/16 9
2016/17 8
2017/18 5
2018/19 8
2019/20 10
  • Lewandowski has scored at least five UCL goals in each of the last eight editions of the competition, with his highest tally being 10 goals (2012/13 & 2019/20)

BY ROUND

Group Stage 44
Round of 16 9
Quarter-final 4
Semi-final 6
Final 0
  • The Polish hitman has scored in every round of the competition barring the final. He has made one appearance in the title decider - the aforementioned 2012/13 final when he was on the losing side against current employers Bayern Munich.

BY PITCH AREA

Penalty Area 45
6 Yard Box 14
Outside Penalty Area 4
  • Lewandowski is a classic centre-forward who is lethal in the box, and that is evident from the stats here as just four of his 63 UCL goals have come from outside the penalty area.

METHOD OF GOALS

Right 41
Head 13
Left 9
  • Although right-footed, the 29-year-old is also adept at scoring with his left and is dangerous in the air - and has hit double figures in terms of goals with his head.

TYPE OF GOALS

Open Play52
Direct FK1
Penalty10
  • 82.5% of Lewandowski's UCL goals have come from open play, while his sole free-kick goal in the competition came in a December 2016 group stage win over Atletico Madrid.

BY HALF

1st Half27
2nd Half36
  • Lewandowski has never scored a UCL goal in extra-time, although he has only featured at that stage in one match - Bayern Munich's 4-2 second leg victory over Juventus in the 2015/16 Round of 16.

BY MINUTE

1–157
16–309
31–4511
46–6012
61–7516
76–908
  • The Pole has scored at least seven goals in all 15-minute segments of normal time, with his 16 strikes between the 61st and 75th minute representing his most prolific period.

NATIONS SCORED AGAINST

Spain10
Netherlands8
Greece8
England7
Croatia5
Portugal5
Serbia5
France4
Russia3
Ukraine2
Italy2
Belgium2
Turkey2
  • Teams hailing from 13 different nations have seen Lewandowski score against them in the Champions League, and he has hit double figures against Spanish opponents (Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Malaga).

TEAMS SCORED AGAINST

Real Madrid6
GNK Dinamo5
Ajax5
Olympiacos5
Crvena zvezda5
Olympiacos5
Arsenal4
Marseille3
PSV3
Shakhtar Donetsk2
Zenit2
FC Porto2
Atletico Madrid2
Anderlecht2
Besiktas2
Tottenham Hotspur2
Malaga1
Roma1
Manchester City1
Barcelona1
Juventus1
Rostov1
Paris Saint-Germain1
Rostov1
  • Lewandowski has scored against 24 different teams in the competition, and he has found most success against Real Madrid (six goals). In fact, he scored four goals in one game against Los Blancos in 2013 whilst plying his trade with Borussia Dortmund.

GOALKEEPERS SCORED AGAINST

Eduardo5
Milan Borjan5
Diego Lopez4
Kenneth Vermeer3
Steve Mandanda3
Vasilios Barkas3
Odisseas Vlachodimos3
José Sá3
Andriy Pyatov2
Yury Lodygin2
Fabiano2
Jan Oblak2
Remko Pasveer2
David Ospina2
Matz Sels2
Fabricio2
Andre Onana2
Hugo Lloris2
Franco Costanzo1
Iker Casillas1
Wilfredo Caballero1
Wojciech Szczęsny1
Morgan De Sanctis1
Joe Hart1
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen1
Petr Čech1
Roberto1
Gianluigi Buffon1
Soslan Dzhanaev1
Jeroen Zoet1
Keylor Navas1
Alphonse Areola1
  • 32 goalkeepers have seen Lewandowski score past them in the Champions League.

TOP ASSISTERS

Thomas Müller6
Mario Götze4
Marco Reus3
Thiago Alcantara3
Kingsley Coman3
Lukask Piszczek2
Erik Durm2
Bastian Schweinsteiger2
Douglas Costa2
David Alaba2
Corentin Tolisso2
Joshua Kimmich2
Sebastian Kehl1
Marcel Schmelzer1
Kevin Grosskreutz1
Juan Bernat1
Jerome Boateng1
Sebastian Rode1
Arturo Vidal1
Arjen Robben1
Philipp Lahm1
Mats Hummels1
Benjamin Pavard1
Philippe Coutinho1
Rafinha1
Ivan Perišić1
Serge Gnabry1
  • Thomas Muller has the accolade of having assisted the striker the most in the Champions League (six times).

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