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  • Trouble for Ibra as United held

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic was at the centre of controversy as Manchester United were held 1-1 by 10-man Bournemouth in an extraordinary Premier League match at Old Trafford on Saturday.

  • ‘Ibra to usher in new golden era for United’

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic looks set to remain as Manchester United's talisman for another year and launch the next glory era, according to manager Jose Mourinho.

  • 'Lion' Ibrahimovic basks in cup heroics glory

    Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has likened himself to a lion after his brace in Sunday's 3-1 League Cup final win over Southampton took his goal tally to 26 this season.

  • Outside pressure child's play for Ibra

    Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahmovic says the pressure on him that comes from outside is like a kindergarten compared to the pressure he places on himself every time he trains or plays for Manchester United.

  • Prodigy Isak makes history

    Teenage striker Alexander Isak -- dubbed the next Zlatan Ibrahimovic -- on Thursday became the youngest international goalscorer in Sweden's history at 17 years and 113 days.

  • Zlatan delights in Man Utd climb towards top

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic says Manchester United remain in the hunt for the Premier League title but will first focus on closing the gap to the top four, starting with Sunday's clash against arch rivals Liverpool at Old Trafford.

  • Ibra won't leave Man Utd a failure

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is looking forward to working with Zlatan Ibrahimovic again next season after declaring the striker's contract extension will be a formality.

  • Zlatan likens himself to fine red wine

    Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has compared his footballing prowess to a fine red wine that improves with age, with the Swede also claiming he can continue to play for another 15 years.

  • Mourinho hails Zlatan the 'superman'

    Jose Mourinho's admiration for Manchester United's summer recruit Zlatan Ibrahimovic soared to new heights on Saturday as he cooed about the Swede's 'superman' mentality following his latest match-winning tour de force at West Bromwich Albion.

  • Cavani hits 100 but Zlatan comparisons persist

    Edinson Cavani scored his 100th goal in all competitions for Paris St Germain in their 2-0 Ligue 1 victory over Angers on Wednesday, but the Uruguay international still cannot escape the shadow cast by his predecessor Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

  • Swedish FA plans Zlatan statue

    A statue of Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be erected outside the Friends Arena in Stockholm, the Swedish FA (SvFF) announced as the giant striker won the Golden Ball award for the country's best male player for the 10th year in a row.

  • Zlatan misses one thing

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic says the only thing he misses from Paris Saint-Germain is his last salary from the club.

  • ‘Mourinho and I are both winners’

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he and Jose Mourinho share a winning mentality which will bring success to Manchester United.

  • Football: Pogba not out to emulate Messi or Ronaldo

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes Paul Pogba is the world's best midfielder, but does not expect the France international to produce fireworks every week.

  • Ibra scores as Man United overcome Galatasaray

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes a dream start to his Manchester United career by scoring acrobatically in just the fourth-minute of his debut as they won 5-2 against Galatasaray in Gothenburg.

  • ‘United fans are waiting for me’

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic says Manchester United fans are every bit as excited as he is for his debut ahead of his first appearance for the club against Galatasaray in his native Sweden.

  • Zlatan sends warning to PL defenders

    If Premier League defenders are not already quaking in their boots at the prospect of facing Zlatan Ibrahimovic this season, they might be now after he sent them a warning ahead of the new campaign.

  • King Eric puts Zlatan in his place

    In light of Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic joining Manchester United on a one-year deal, United legend Eric Cantona had a special message for the Swede, warning him that he could only hope to be the ‘prince of Manchester’ rather than king.

  • Zlatan now '@Man Utd'

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic said on Thursday that he is joining Manchester United, ending intense speculation about where the 34-year-old Swedish superstar forward will be playing next season.

  • Ibrahimovic deal close to completion: Man Utd

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic should complete his long-anticipated move to Manchester United by the end of the week.

  • Ibra to quit int’l football after Euros

    Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic says that he would retire from international football at the end of Euro 2016.

  • Gayle compares himself to Zlatan, Ronaldo

    West Indian firebrand Chris Gayle has likened himself to football superstars Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Ronaldo in his recently-released autobiography, 'Six Machine: I Don’t Like Cricket, I Love It'.

  • Ibra promises bombshell

    Swedish superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic suggests there could be some bombshell news on his future club on Thursday, the same day he launches his sportswear line.

  • Ibra praises Mourinho

    Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he has chosen his next club but would not give away the name even though he praised Jose Mourinho who is on the verge of becoming Manchester United's coach.

  • Zlatan bound for Man Utd?

    Manchester United could make striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who is out of contract, their first signing of the Jose Mourinho era.

  • Ibrahimovic leaving PSG

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic says on Friday he was leaving French champions Paris Saint-Germain at the end of this season, in a message on the Swedish striker's Twitter account.

  • Zlatan announces departure from PSG

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic will leave French champions Paris Saint-Germain at the end of this season, the Swedish superstar confirmed via Twitter on Friday.