Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland in English
His blocking skills are a separate sports discipline. Today, there is not a single supporter who could imagine the Polish national team without the Legia Warszawa footballer in it.
Jakub Błaszczykowski, member of the Polish national football team: I don’t remember anything after the goalie saved my kick. There were too many emotions, the brain switches off in such cases. I just went in to the changing room. I think.
The football team of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs won the 13th edition of the Baltic Cup International Diplomatic Football Tournament. The Tournament, which has become a regular fixture in our regional diplomatic calendar, included representatives of Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland and Sweden. This year the event was hosted in Stockholm by Sweden’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Arkadiusz Milik’s career is flourishing, but it could have done so much sooner, were it not for two injuries and one failed transfer.
They called him a plastic Pole. They asked why he wanted to play for Poland. They said he was only doing it to promote himself. But he knows more about the land of his ancestors than some of his teammates.