Łukasz Piszczek is a Polish footballer who plays for GermanBundesliga club Borussia Dortmund as a right defender, having previously played for Hertha BSC and Zagłębie Lubin. In 2001, Piszczek joined Gwarek Zabrze, with which he won the 2003 Polish youth championship. In 2004, he became the top scorer at the U-19 European Championships, and was signed by Hertha BSC and immediately loaned out to Zagłębie Lubin. With Zagłębie, he won the league championship during the 2006–07 season. He scored 11 goals in 2006–07 season, becoming the club's second best scorer after Chałbiński. Piszczek scored his first goal in the Bundesliga on 26 April 2008 to earn a point against Hannover 96. On 19 May 2010, Piszczek moved to Borussia Dortmund on a free transfer, signing a contract until June 2013. On 24 September 2011, he scored his first goal for his new German club, a last-minute volley to win the game away to Mainz.Being a Polish national, Piszczek made his first appearance for the Poland national football team in a friendly versus Estonia on 3 February 2007. Piszczek played in all three games of Poland's Euro 2012 campaign and had a good performance in Poland's opening game against Greece.