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Lewandowski nominated for La Liga’s Player of the Month Award for August

Robert Lewandowski is already shining at Camp nou with four goals in his first three La Liga games.

His exploits mean he is one of seven players nominated for the first Player of the Month award of the new season.

Lewandowski makes the cut long with forwards Chimy Avil, Vini Jr, Borja Iglesias and Iago Aspas

Villarreal stopper Gerónimo Rulli is also nominated along with Mallorca midfielder Kang-In Lee.

The Barcelona new signing’s goals also mean he currently tops the early goalscoring charts

Karim Benzema and Aspas are just one behind on three.

Lewandowski will be hoping for more goals next time out against Sevilla.