Tag: Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Ibrahimovic received a yellow card in the game but a retrospective review has led to the two game ban.
Exactly 1 year after the Swedish striker made his MLS debut for Los Angeles, he returned after missing 2 games with an Achilles tendon injury and made an immediate impact.
The former Sweden international striker arrived in MLS after a glittering career in Europe which included spells with some of the continent's most famous clubs, including Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Inter Milan, AC Milan, Ajax and Manchester United.
The 37-year-old played for AC Milan from 2010 to 2012, winning a Serie A title with the club, before moving to Paris Saint-Germain and then Manchester United.
Wayne Rooney and Zlatan Ibrahimović are attempting to lead their respective clubs, DC United and the Los Angeles Galaxy, into the MLS playoffs.
Ibrahimovic, who has a contract through the 2019 season, was reluctant to confirm his plans for next year.
The absence of Zlatan Ibrahimović has weakened Sweden's World Cup squad.
The 36-year-old star had an instant impact and was involved in the build-up which led to Galaxy's second goal, headed in by Chris Pontius from Emmanuel Boateng's cross.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Major League Soccer debut for the Los Angeles Galaxy could come as soon as Saturday, said Galaxy manager Sigi Schmid who described the Swede as "not a normal, mortal human'.
Mourinho originally estimated that Ibrahimovic would not be able to return to action before the end of the year.
Paul Pogba stood to be United's fall guy at Old Trafford after conceding a soft first-half penalty for handball, which James Milner converted, only for Ibrahimovic to save his blushes.
The 34-year-old says that is merely a reflection of the drive that has enabled him to win league titles in four different countries and amass a huge haul of personal honours.
Swedish football legend takes just four minutes to score with an overhead kick in Manchester United's friendly against Galatasaray.
NICE: Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s international career ended in a damp squib when Sweden lost 1-0 to Belgium in their final Euro 2016 Group E match...
Ibrahimovic, whose contract expires this summer, will make his final home appearance for the club in their last Ligue 1 game of the season against Nantes on Saturday.