I do not go to confession, but I do go to communion – admitted the legendary striker of the Polish national football team when asked about his faith. The translation of the former head of the Polish Football Association also sounds amazing.
– I am a Catholic and sometimes it annoys that in Poland it is often pulled out. Who is not a Catholic in Poland? 99 percent of the people are Catholic. Even those who were communists quietly baptized. Today, however, I have some distance to the church, because there is something going on there all the time – he admitted in the program “Let them talk” on the Sports Channel.
As he assured, “he takes Holy Communion, but he does not go to confession.” When asked why, he answered bluntly: – I walk because I have no mortal sins.
Zbigniew Boniek was placed on the list of the hundred best footballers in the history of world football according to FIFA. Captain of the Polish national football team, participant in the 3rd World Cup final tournaments – Argentina 1978, Spain 1982 (3rd place), Mexico 1986 (a total of 16 matches and 6 goals). Two-time club champion of Poland in the colors of Widzew Łódź, champion of Italy, winner of the Italian Cup, as well as European Cup (1985) and Cup Winners’ Cup (1984) with Juventus, winner of the Italian Cup and medalist of the Italian championship with AS Roma. One of six Polish footballers who won the European Cup.-