Ballon d’Or power rankings for the month of April have been revealed.
The Poland striker is ahead of Benzema, Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah and Paris Saint-Germain’s Kylian Mbappe.
Lewandowski has been impressive for both club and country so far this season as he scored a goal in his country’s World Cup qualifier 2-0 win over Sweden last Tuesday that set Poland on their way to sealing qualification.
Meanwhile, Paris Saint-Germain’s Lionel Messi won the Ballon d’ Or last year ahead of Lewandowski.
Below are the top 7 for the Ballon d’ Or power ranking:
Robert Lewandowski – Bayern Munich
Karim Benzema – Real Madrid
Mohamed Salah – Liverpool
Kylian Mbappe – Paris Saint-Germain
Luka Modric – Real Madrid
Sadio Mane – Liverpool
Bernardo Silva – Manchester City