Starts June 11 European Championship in soccer. The best players of the old continent in 11 countries will compete for the title of European champion. Gap Marcotti, a journalist for ESPN, has compiled a list of players who deserve attention. Two names appeared for each team – the biggest star of the team, and a player, in Marcotti’s opinion, that you should pay attention to.
Lewandowski and Zelensky under the magnifying glass. “Goes high to the euro”
In the case of the largest star Polish national team There were no surprises. Our team leader has been identified as this, Robert Lewandowski. An ESPN journalist noted the striker’s impressive shooting stats Bayern Munich.
“He is ending a season in which he scored 41 league goals, thanks to which he was defeated Gerd Muller’s record w Bundesliga Despite the fact that he was out of action for a month due to injury. He added seven more in all competitions and five for Poland. So yeah, you can say na euro go high. Lewandowski He is a seasoned, modern and versatile striker. It has a fatal ending and can beat you in many different ways. But without the ball it is a force that chases defenders as if there is no tomorrow and is the backbone of every pushing team.” Robert Lewandowski He will play in the European Championship for the third time in his career. In 2012, he scored a goal in the Poland-Greece match, and in 2016 he scored a goal in the match against Portugal.
An ESPN journalist added, “Strength can be hereditary. His mother was a competitive volleyball player and his father had a black belt in judo. Additionally, his wife has a black belt in karate.”
Less space is allocated to the other player. According to Marcotti, special attention should be paid to Piotr Zieliński. The journalist claims that the Napoli player has matured and can no longer be considered just a talent that will soon explode.
“The brilliant kid in Polish football has become a man. His realization allows him to be compared to him Kevin De Bruyne, which is the best compliment that can be given to a player in this position ”- Marcotti wrote. For Piotr Zieliński it will be the second tournament in the European Championship standings. He previously played in Euro 2016.
Poland will start the competition on June 14th with a match against Slovakia in Saint Petersburg. Then on June 19 they will face Spain in Seville and at the end of June 23 they will play again in St. Petersburg against Sweden.