LaLiga: What surprises me about Lewandowski – Xavi
Xavi Hernandez, the manager of Barcelona, has discussed what surprises him most about Robert Lewandowski, his striker.
The Spaniard was full of praise for the former Bayern Munich frontman’s character following his side’s 3-0 La Liga win over 10-man Elche on Saturday.
The 34-year-old struck twice to send Barcelona temporarily to the top of the table.
Lewandowski has netted 11 goals in his first eight appearances in all competitions for the Catalan giants.
Xavi spoke on the impact of the legendary forward after their victory against Elche.
I was surprised by Lewandowski’s human side. "He is a very humble person with commitment and hunger,” he told reporters.
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