Football: Poland’s Lewandowski third among 2017's top scorers
PR dla Zagranicy
Polish star footballer Robert Lewandowski will finish the year joint third with Portuguese goal machine Cristiano Ronaldo and Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani among the top scorers in Europe's biggest leagues.
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Lewandowski, who plays for Bayern Munich and also captains Poland’s national squad, scored 53 goals in all club and international appearances this calendar year, as many as Real Madrid’s Ronaldo and Paris Saint-Germain’s Cavani.
England's Harry Kane from the Premier League's Tottenham Hotspur club has topped the table, with 56 goals this year.
On Tuesday, Kane netted a hat trick in his team’s 5-2 Premier League win against Southampton, becoming the league's all-time highest goal scorer in a calendar year.
Barcelona’s Argentinian ace Lionel Messi finishes 2017 second behind Kane, on 54 goals.