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Football News Today: Ibrahimovic Will Miss Europa League Clash With United, And Transfer News Today

AC Milan's Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been ruled out for three weeks with a hamstring injury. That means he will miss the Europa League to face his former club Manchester United.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

AC Milan and Manchester United will face each other at home and away in the third round of the Europa League on March 11, for the first leg while the second leg will be played on March 18. The 39-year-old scored 29 goals in 53 appearances while he was in Manchester United.

The striker suffered the injury on Sunday in Serie A as AC Milan beats Roma 2-1 to move up to second in the table. The Swedes has scored 16 goals in 21 appearances this season for Ac Milan.

Inter Milan are top of Serie A, four points behind second placed AC Milan.

Transfer News


The United Kingdom has announced plans to host the entire Champions League at the end of the season, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said.

England's Prime Minister Boris Johnson

West Ham are hoping to sign Tammy Abraham from Chelsea at the end of the season. The 23-year-old striker and two other players, 21-year-old Arsenal's Edie Nketiah and 24-year-old Brentford's Ivan Toney are also among the transfer targets.

Tammy Abraham

23-years-old Reading defender Omar Richards, will join Bayern Munich on a four-year deal at the end of the season.

Omar Richards

29-years-old Arsenal and France striker Alexandre Lacazette, will leave the club at the end of the season.

Former Manchester United striker Andy Cole says the club is no longer interested in top players. He also said United were unlikely to sign 29-years-old Borussia Dortmund striker, Erling Braut Haaland.

35-years-old England defender Gary Cahill, says he is not worried about his future at Crystal Palace as his contract expires at the end of the season but he has not been offered a new deal.

20-years-old Leeds and France international Illan Meslier, could leave Leeds if they do not improve, according to former midfielder Danny Mills.

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says 20-year-old defender Eric Garcia will return to Barcelona at the end of the season.

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