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Poland
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Biało-czerwoni (The White and Reds)
Orły (The Eagles)
Association Polish Football Association (PZPN)
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Adam Nawałka
Captain Robert Lewandowski
Most caps Michał Żewłakow (102)
Top scorer Robert Lewandowski (52)
Home stadium Warsaw National Stadium
FIFA code POL
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 10 Steady (17 May 2018)
Highest (August 2017)
Lowest 78 (November 2013)
Elo ranking
Current 19 Steady (20 April 2018)[1]
Highest (10 September 1975 [2])
Lowest 58 (October 1956)
First international
 Hungary 1–0 Poland 
(BudapestHungary; 18 December 1921)
Biggest win
 Poland 10–0 San Marino 
(KielcePoland; 1 April 2009)
Biggest defeat
 Denmark 8–0 Poland 
(CopenhagenDenmark; 26 June 1948)
World Cup
Appearances 8 (first in 1938)
Best result Third place, 1974 and 1982
European Championship
Appearances 3 (first in 2008)
Best result Quarter finals, 2016

 

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The following players have been called up for the preliminary extended 2018 FIFA World Cup squad.


Caps and goals updated as of 27 March 2018 after the match against South Korea.
Caps and goals including all matches officially recognized by PZPN (also those not recognized by FIFA).

# Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 GK Wojciech Szczęsny 18 April 1990 (age 28) 33 0 Italy Juventus
12 GK Łukasz Skorupski 5 May 1991 (age 27) 2 0 Italy Roma
22 GK Łukasz Fabiański 18 April 1985 (age 33) 43 0 Wales Swansea City
25 GK Bartosz Białkowski 6 July 1987 (age 30) 1 0 England Ipswich Town

2 DF Michał Pazdan 21 September 1987 (age 30) 31 0 Poland Legia Warsaw
3 DF Artur Jędrzejczyk 4 November 1987 (age 30) 35 3 Poland Legia Warsaw
4 DF Thiago Cionek 21 April 1986 (age 32) 17 0 Italy SPAL
13 DF Maciej Rybus 19 August 1989 (age 28) 49 2 Russia Lokomotiv Moscow
15 DF Kamil Glik 3 February 1988 (age 30) 58 4 France Monaco
18 DF Marcin Kamiński 15 January 1992 (age 26) 5 0 Germany VfB Stuttgart
20 DF Łukasz Piszczek 3 June 1985 (age 32) 61 3 Germany Borussia Dortmund
21 DF Tomasz Kędziora 11 June 1994 (age 23) 3 0 Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
30 DF Jan Bednarek 12 April 1996 (age 22) 1 0 England Southampton
32 DF Bartosz Bereszyński 12 July 1992 (age 25) 6 0 Italy Sampdoria

5 MF Krzysztof Mączyński 23 May 1987 (age 31) 31 2 Poland Legia Warsaw
6 MF Jacek Góralski 21 September 1992 (age 25) 3 0 Bulgaria Ludogorets Razgrad
8 MF Karol Linetty 2 February 1995 (age 23) 19 1 Italy Sampdoria
10 MF Grzegorz Krychowiak 29 January 1990 (age 28) 49 2 England West Bromwich Albion
11 MF Kamil Grosicki 8 June 1988 (age 29) 56 12 England Hull City
16 MF Jakub Błaszczykowski 14 December 1985 (age 32) 97 19 Germany VfL Wolfsburg
17 MF Sławomir Peszko 19 February 1985 (age 33) 43 2 Poland Lechia Gdańsk
19 MF Piotr Zieliński 20 May 1994 (age 24) 31 4 Italy Napoli
26 MF Przemysław Frankowski 12 April 1995 (age 23) 1 0 Poland Jagiellonia Białystok
27 MF Rafał Kurzawa 29 January 1993 (age 25) 3 0 Poland Górnik Zabrze
28 MF Szymon Żurkowski 25 September 1997 (age 20) 0 0 Poland Górnik Zabrze
29 MF Paweł Dawidowicz 20 May 1995 (age 23) 1 0 Italy Palermo
31 MF Sebastian Szymański 10 May 1999 (age 19) 0 0 Poland Legia Warsaw

7 FW Arkadiusz Milik 28 February 1994 (age 24) 38 12 Italy Napoli
9 FW Robert Lewandowski 21 August 1988 (age 29) 93 52 Germany Bayern Munich
14 FW Łukasz Teodorczyk 3 June 1991 (age 26) 15 4 Belgium Anderlecht
23 FW Kamil Wilczek 14 January 1988 (age 30) 3 0 Denmark Brøndby
24 FW Dawid Kownacki 14 March 1997 (age 21) 1 0 Italy Sampdoria

Recent call-ups[edit]

The following players have been called up for the national team in the last 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Artur Boruc 20 February 1980 (age 38) 65 0 England Bournemouth v.  Uruguay, 9 November 2017 RET
GK Przemysław Tytoń 4 January 1987 (age 31) 14 0 Spain Deportivo La Coruña v.  Montenegro, 8 October 2017

DF Paweł Jaroszyński 2 October 1994 (age 23) 0 0 Italy Chievo v.  Nigeria, 23 March 2018 PRE
DF Jarosław Jach 17 February 1994 (age 24) 2 0 England Crystal Palace v.  Mexico, 13 November 2017
DF Igor Lewczuk 30 May 1985 (age 32) 2 0 France Bordeaux v.  Romania, 10 June 2017

MF Maciej Makuszewski 29 September 1989 (age 28) 5 0 Poland Lech Poznań 2018 FIFA World Cup PRE
MF Damian Kądzior 16 February 1992 (age 26) 0 0 Poland Górnik Zabrze 2018 FIFA World Cup PRE
MF Taras Romanczuk 14 November 1991 (age 26) 1 0 Poland Jagiellonia Białystok v.  South Korea, 27 March 2018
MF Paweł Wszołek 30 April 1992 (age 26) 11 2 England Queens Park Rangers v.  Mexico, 13 November 2017
MF Rafał Wolski 10 November 1992 (age 25) 7 1 Poland Lechia Gdańsk v.  Mexico, 13 November 2017 INJ
MF Filip Starzyński 27 May 1991 (age 27) 4 1 Poland Zagłębie Lubin v.  Kazakhstan, 4 September 2017
MF Damian Dąbrowski 27 August 1992 (age 25) 1 0 Poland Cracovia v.  Romania, 10 June 2017

FW Krzysztof Piątek 1 July 1995 (age 22) 0 0 Poland Cracovia 2018 FIFA World Cup PRE
FW Jakub Świerczok 28 December 1992 (age 25) 3 0 Bulgaria Ludogorets Razgrad v.  South Korea, 27 March 2018
FW Mariusz Stępiński 12 May 1995 (age 23) 4 0 Italy Chievo v.  Mexico, 13 November 2017

INJ Withdrew from the squad due to an injury.
PRE Preliminary squad.
RET Retired from the national team.

 

 

 

 

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