United coach sir alex ferguson is open for the return of Ibrahimovic

United coach sir alex ferguson is open for the return of Ibrahimovic

There is still a chance that Zlatan Ibrahimovic next season in the shirt of Manchester United. The English football club extended the contract of the Swedish attacker is not, but according to trainer José Mourinho is the door for a return open.

“I’m certainly open to it,” says Mourinho Friday at a press conference on the team. “We want to be open and honest with him and give him space to make a decision.”

The 35-year-old attacker ran at the end of april a heavy kruisbandblessure in the return of the quarterfinals in the Europa League against Anderlecht (2-1 win). In early June, United the one-year contract of the Swede not to renew it, by which he press conference in the county.

“Zlatan was not happy with how his season ended,” said Mourinho. “He won his first European cup, but did not play in the final. I am convinced that he himself wants to challenge and wants to continue to play at the highest level possible.”

If the Portuguese coach is, you can do that at United. “We keep the door obviously open for him to be with us to convalesce. He can still be one of us. Let’s make a decision where both United as he is happy. If he preferred to be with a different club to get started, you can have that. Therefore, there is no new contract signed.”


Ibrahimovic was last season seventeen hits in 28 Premier League matches for United. In the Europa League, he of five goals.

United drew with Romelu Lukaku already a replacement for the 35-year-old Swede in the house. The Belgian striker signed for five years and was reportedly about 85 million euros from Everton.

The new season of United starts on Sunday 13 August with a home match against West Ham United.

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