Manchester United have completed the signing of Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic
The club has announced that the forward has signed a one-year deal through to June 2017…
Manchester United have completed the signing of Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic the club have said in a statement. The prolific frontman who left Paris Saint- Germain earlier after the end of his contract has signed a one-year deal with the Premier League outfit.
Ibrahimovic has won the league title in four different countries and said he’s excited to be in England. “"I am absolutely delighted to be joining Manchester United and am looking forward to playing in the Premier League. It goes without saying that I cannot wait to work with Jose Mourinho once again. He is a fantastic manager and I am ready for this new and exciting challenge. I have thoroughly enjoyed my career so far and have some great memories. I am now ready to create more special memories in England,” the lanky striker said.
Manager Jose Mourinho was all smiles as he reacted to his latest acquisition. “"Zlatan needs no introduction. The statistics speak for themselves. He is one of the best strikers in the world and a player who always gives 100 per cent. He has won the most important league championships in the world of football, now he has the opportunity to play in the best league in the world and I know he will grasp this opportunity and will work hard to help the team win titles. I am certain that his talent will delight fans at Old Trafford next season and that his experience will be invaluable in helping to develop the younger players in the squad, the Portuguese said.
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Published: Fri Jul 01, 2016 11:31 PM IST