Wednesday, 13 November 2019

‘You wanted Zlatan, I gave you Zlatan, now you can go back to watching base ball’ - The Swedish confirms departure from LA Galaxy.

Legendary footballer, Zlatan Ibrahimovic says his two-season stint at LA Galaxy made him "feel alive again" as he confirms he will leave the Major League Soccer side.
The former Sweden striker, 38, scored 52 goals in 53 starts for LA Galaxy since arriving in March 2018.
"I came, I saw, I conquered. Thank you @lagalaxy for making me feel alive again. To the Galaxy fans - you wanted Zlatan, I gave you Zlatan. You are welcome. The story continues...Now go back to watch baseball", he tweeted to fans.

Ibrahimovic has been linked with a return to Serie A side AC Milan, where he played between 2010 and 2012, writes bbc.
"Since his arrival in 2018, Zlatan has positively influenced the sport of soccer in Los Angeles. We are grateful for his work ethic and passion," said LA Galaxy President Chris Klein.
"We thank Zlatan for his professionalism and immeasurable impact on the Los Angeles community and the soccer community in North America as a whole."
Ibrahimovic was named in the MLS Best XI in both his seasons in the US. While his contract expires at the end of 2019, Galaxy reportedly offered him a two-year deal to extend his terms in California. In addition to AC Milan, Italian side Bologna are also rumoured to be interested in taking on the forward.



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