Zlatan Ibrahimovic was born on 3rd October 1981. Zlatan ibrahimovic plays as a striker for serie a club A.C Milan and he is widely regarded as one of the best strikers of all time.
Ibrahimovic is one of the most decorated active footballers in the world, having won 31 trophies in his career. He has scored over 560 career goals, and is the only player to have scored in each of the last four decades.
Zlatan began his senior football career at Malmö FF and has since play for 8 different clubs. Prior to zlatan rejoining A.C Milan, he was playing for LA Galaxy in 2018 and on 31 march 2018 he made his debut as a substitute against Los Angeles FC in the inaugural El Trafico derby, where he scored twice, including a 45-yard half volley and header in stoppage time that led to the Galaxy winning 4-3.
After his match-winning performance, Ibrahimovic said, " I heard the crowd saying 'we want Zlatan, we want Zlatan', so I gave them Zlatan."
Ibrahimovic made his present felt in the MLS league despite being 38 years old. He led the LA Galaxy to the 2019 MLS playoffs having scored 52 goals in 56 appearance for the club.
Return To Milan
6 time UCL winners, milan has fell off standard as the club continues to suffer setbacks in their hope to win the serie a trophy and also return back to the Uefa Champions league.
AC Milan opted to sign former player ibrahimovic to revived the club back to it's glory days and eventually winning the serie a title they last won in 2011.
On 27 December 2019, Ibrahimovic returned to AC Milan on a free transfer on a six-month contract with an option to extend his contract until the end of the 2020-21 season. Ibrahimovic made a joke that he choose shirt number 21 because he is 3 times better than Juventus Ronaldo.
Ibrahimovic scored his first goal for Milan since returning on 11 January, in a 2-0 away win against Cagliari. The landmark goal saw him scored in each of the last four decades (1990s, 2000s, 2010s, 2020s).
On 9 February he assisted a goal and subsequently scored another for Milan in an eventual 4-2 loss against rivals Inter Milan at the San siro stadium in Milan; as a result, he became the oldest goal scorer in the Derby madonnina, at the age of 38 years and 12 days, breaking the previous record set by compatriot Nils Liedholm in a 2-1 win over inter on 26 march 1961, at the age of 38 years and 43 days.
On 17 September 2020, Ibrahimovic scored Milan's first goal of the 2020-21 season in a 2-0 away win over Shamrock Rovers in the second qualifying round of the Europa league. Four days later, he scored a brace in Milan's opening match of the serie a season, a 2-0 home win over Bologna. After missing three games recovering from COVID-19, he returned in the Derby della madonnina on 17 October, scoring twice in three minutes and securing a 2-1 win for Milan.
On 26 October, he scored his third consecutive brace in the league in a 3-3 draw with Roma. Ibrahimovic is the leading top scorer in serie a with 6 goals in 3 appearance and his club is currently sitting at 1st position, 4 points ahead of league champions Juventus.
Zlatan said if he had started last season with Milan, Christaino Ronaldo wouldn't have won the league and this season he is out to do exactly what he said.
The incredible performance of Ibrahimovic has develop AC. Milan and also a winning mentality among his team mates. AC. Milan are currently 21 games unbeaten.
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