September 25, 2020

Ibrahimovic able to signal new contract at AC Milan – soccer

Zlatan Ibrahimović is again in Italy and able to signal a brand new contract with AC Milan.

“Lastly every little thing is in place and at last I can return to the place I really feel at residence,” Ibrahimović mentioned upon his arrival at Milan’s Linate airport late Saturday.

The 38-year-old Ibrahimović is anticipated to signal a one-season deal price 7 million euros ($8.three million).

Ibrahimović started his second stint with Milan in January on a six-month contract and helped flip the Rossoneri’s season round with 10 targets in 18 Serie A matches.

Seven-time European champion Milan completed sixth within the Italian league and earned a Europa League spot.

“As I’ve all the time mentioned, I’m not right here to be a mascot. I’m right here to carry outcomes and to assist the crew, the coach and the squad return to the place Milan needs to be,” Ibrahimović mentioned in a video on Milan’s web site.

“We had an important final six months however we haven’t gained something,” he added.

“This yr I’ve bought the prospect to be right here from the beginning so we’ve bought to proceed like we have been, working onerous and sacrificing ourselves to achieve our targets.” Serie A opens Sept. 19.