One of the best strikers in the world is a Polish striker. The Poland Football API covers eleven Polish leagues.
Robert Lewandowski alone is reason enough to create a Polish football application. He has the most caps for the National Team of Poland, and he is the all-time top scorer with 75 goals. Sportmonks’ Poland Football API has data of the Ekstraklasa, 1. Liga and Polish Cup.
The Ekstraklasa is the highest competition in Poland. Sportmonks is a data provider with all stats you could need.
The Polish national football team was active at the World Cup on eight occasions while being active at the European Championship in four editions. In 1974 and 1982, the Polish squad became number three in the World Cup. Also, in 2012 Poland hosted the European Championship together with Ukraine. Poland won the gold medal at the Olympic games in 1972.
The FIFA ranking of the Polish football team in March 2022 is the 26th place. The highest Poland has ever reached was fifth place in 2017. Poland’s biggest win was a 10-0 win over San Marino in 2009. On the other hand, the biggest defeat was an 8-0 loss versus Denmark in 1948. Poland is in the highest division of the Nations League as well.
Robert Lewandowski is one of the best Polish players ever. He made his debut in 2008 versus San Marino. In this World Cup Qualifier, he scored his first goal for Poland. Lewandowksi was chosen as the best player of the year in the Ekstraklasa in 2009.
Poland’s favourite opponent seems to be San Marino. They won 100% (10/10) of their games versus San Marino with a goal difference of +43. Versus Finland, Poland has a goal difference of +42, a win percentage of 66.66%. With 22 wins, eight draws and three losses, Finland is the second favourite opponent of Poland. The worst goal difference Poland has is versus Hungary. Namely, a goal difference of -49. In 34 matches, Poland won only eight times while a draw occurred five times, and 21 games were lost.
The main stadiums of the national team are Stadion Narodowy with a capacity of 58,580 and an UEFA capacity of 56,826. The other main stadium is Stadion Śląski with a capacity of 55,211. Other stadiums that Poland has used for international games are Stadion Gdańsk, Stadion Stadion Wrocław, Stadion Poznań, Stadion Henryka Reymana, and Stadion Wojska Polskiego.
As you would expect, Robert Lewandowski is the all-time top scorer in Poland. He scored 75 goals in 129 matches (at the time of writing). Włodzimierz Lubański is number two in the top scorers’ rankings with 48 goals in 75 games. This averages 0.64 goals per match, while Lewandowski has 0.58 goals per match. In third place is Grzegorz Lato with 45 goals in 100 games which averages 0.45 goals per match.
Wojciech Szczęsny, Bartłomiej Drągowski, Piotr Zieliński, Arkadiusz Milik, Łukasz Fabiański, Krzysztof Piątek are some of the most famous Polish players in the current Polish national team.
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