Zlatan Ibrahimovic plays next summer, definitely not at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia. That leaves the Swedish bond Thursday know.
“Zlatan has already said goodbye to the national team and he has not changed his mind”, reads the short statement on the website of the Swedish league.
The Swedish team manager Lars Richt has Tuesday with Ibrahimovic talked about a possible return. “He told me that he is no longer on the national team wants to play. It remains ‘no’.”
The 36-year-old Ibrahimovic discontinued after the european CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016 in France are interlandloopbaan. After Sweden themselves at the expense of more Orange and Italy surprisingly qualified for the world cup in Russia, there were rumors about a possible return of the striker.
Ibrahimovic, who in march Manchester United exchanged to the Los Angeles Galaxy, is since a few months, fully recovered from a major knee injury. The former striker of among others Ajax, Juventus, FC Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain, with 62 goals in 116 international matches top scorer of all time of the national team.