The 32-year-old scored 55 objectives within the 2019-20 season, and beat Manuel Neuer and Kevin De Bruyne to the trophy
Robert Lewandowski was named UEFA’s Males’s Participant of the 12 months on Thursday as Champions League winners Bayern Munich dominated the boys’s awards.
The 32-year-old scored 55 objectives in 47 video games, together with 15 in 10 within the Champions League, whereas team-mates Manuel Neuer and Joshua Kimmich and supervisor Hansi Flick additionally scooped particular person awards. Neuer and Kevin De Bruyne had additionally been up for the award.
Pernille Tougher, who just lately joined Chelsea, was named UEFA Ladies’s Participant of the 12 months for her performances at Wolfsburg. The German aspect had been overwhelmed within the Champions League remaining by Lyon however Tougher beat Lyon pair Wendie Renard and Lucy Bronze to the person award.
Bayern captain Neuer was unsurprisingly named Goalkeeper of the Season, beating PSG’s Keylor Navas and Jan Oblak of Atletico Madrid. Neuer performed each minute of Bayern’s European marketing campaign, retaining six clear sheets and conceding solely eight objectives in 11 video games.
Lyon’s Sarah Bouhaddi gained the inaugural girls’s award, conceding simply twice in seven appearances as she gained her seventh Ladies’s Champions League.
Forward of Neuer, Bayern’s defensive high quality was clear as their trio of Kimmich, David Alaba and Alphonso Davies made up the ultimate shortlist, Kimmich popping out on high of the voting.
Bouhaddi was additionally joined by a Lyon defensive companion, with France star Renard named the ladies’s Defender of the Season as she additionally lifted the Champions League for the seventh time.
Manchester Metropolis’s European marketing campaign completed in disappointment as soon as once more however De Bruyne was named Midfielder of the Season forward of Thiago and Thomas Muller, whereas one other Lyon star in Germany worldwide Marozsan gained the ladies’s award.
Lewandowski was named Ahead of the Season, high scorer within the Champions League as in each different competitors he performed in 2019-20. Tougher backed up her general award with the Ahead of the Season gong as nicely, scoring 9 objectives on the way in which to the ultimate.
Bayern boss Flick’s outstanding rise to prominence over the past 12 months was recognised as he was named Males’s Coach of the 12 months after masterminding his crew’s treble.
Lyon’s dominance of Europe was additional confirmed as their supervisor, Jean-Luc Vasseur, gained the primary Ladies’s Coach of the 12 months award.
Full record of UEFA award winners:
UEFA Males’s Participant of the 12 months: Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
UEFA Ladies’s Participant of the 12 months: Pernille Tougher (Wolfsburg)
UEFA Males’s Coach of the 12 months: Hansi Flick (Bayern Munich)
UEFA Ladies’s Coach of the 12 months: Jean-Luc Vasseur (Lyon)
Goalkeeper of the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League season: Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich)
Defender of the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League season: Joshua Kimmich (Bayern Munich)
Midfielder of the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League season: Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester Metropolis)
Ahead of the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League season: Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
Goalkeeper of the 2019/20 UEFA Ladies’s Champions League season: Sarah Bouhaddi (Lyon)
Defender of the 2019/20 UEFA Ladies’s Champions League season: Wendie Renard (Lyon)
Midfielder of the 2019/20 UEFA Ladies’s Champions League season: Dzsenifer Marozsan (Lyon)
Ahead of the 2019/20 UEFA Ladies’s Champions League season: Pernille Tougher (Wolfsburg)