Ibrahimovic intends to continue playing, says Maldini
Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Ibrahimovic intends to continue playing, says Maldini

Milan (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic intends to continue playing despite the end of his contract with AC Milan and a lengthy layoff in store following knee surgery, club director Paolo Maldini said Friday. "From what I understand, his intention is to continue," Maldini told Gazzetta dello Sport, two days after the striker, who turns 41 […]

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

/ 131 days ago

Ibrahimovic intends to continue playing, says Maldini

Milan (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic intends to continue playing despite the end of his contract with AC Milan and a lengthy layoff in store following knee surgery, club director Paolo Maldini said Friday. "From what I understand, his intention is to continue," Maldini told Gazzetta dello Sport, two days after the striker, who turns 41 […]
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AC Milan

/ 132 days ago

Ibrahimovic endured sleepless nights to deliver Serie A title for Milan

Paris (AFP) – Swedish veteran Zlatan Ibrahimovic said Thursday he endured six months of sleepless nights due to a painful knee because he was determined to fulfil his promise to AC Milan of delivering their first Serie A crown in 11 years. The 40-year-old striker underwent knee surgery on his left knee — reconstructing his […]
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AC Milan

/ 173 days ago

Ageing Ibra out again as goal-shy Milan defend Serie A lead

Milan (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic is once again out of action for AC Milan, the veteran striker falling victim to the latest in a string of injuries as the Serie A leaders battle with a goalscoring problem ahead of Friday's match with Genoa. At 40 years old Ibrahimovic's body appears to be giving up on […]
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Sweden

/ 189 days ago

Ibrahimovic to play on 'as long as possible' for Sweden

Stockholm (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic has said he will continue playing international football for "as long as possible" despite Sweden's failure to qualify for the 2022 World Cup. The 40-year-old came on as a substitute for the final 10 minutes in Sweden's 2-0 play-off loss to Poland in Chorzow on Tuesday. Ibrahimovic has endured an […]
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Sweden

/ 196 days ago

Ibrahimovic warns he is 'an old guy' as World Cup playoff looms

Stockholm (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic said Tuesday that Sweden fans should not expect too much of him in the World cup playoffs and that he was "panicking" at the prospect of retiring. The 40-year-old striker is suspended for the World Cup playoff semi-final against the Czech Republic on Thursday but, if Sweden win, could make […]
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