Friday, 25 August 2017

Manchester United re-sign Ibrahimovic on a one year contract

Manchester United have re-signed Swedish Striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic on a one-year contract after he was released by the club in June.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic made 46 appearances for Manchester United last season with 28 goals to his name.

The 35-year-old help Man United win the Community Shield, Capital One Cup and the UEFA Europa League and qualify for the UEFA Champions League.

The striker was released by the club in June after his season was ended by a knee injury which he is expected to be fit by December.

Ibrahimovic initially joined the Red Devils on a free transfer in July 2016 and has done really well with the club.

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho spoke about the re-union of Ibrahimovic and the club.

He said, "After his contribution last season he deserves our trust and we will be patient waiting for him to return."

"We are delighted Zlatan is on the road to recover and we are equally delighted to have his ambition and experience back with us. I have no doubt that he will be important in the second part of the season."

However, Ibrahimovic said It was always his intention and that of the club for him to stay and he is delighted to have sign another one year contract.
"I cannot wait to get back out on that Old Trafford pitch, but I also know that I have to take my time to make sure that I am ready."
"I have been working hard and will continue to do so to make sure I am in the best possible condition for my return to the pitch."

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