Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic seems to really enjoy his second period with AC Milan. In fact, the former Paris Saint-Germain player opens the opportunity to continue to stay at the San Siro next season.
As is known, Zlatan Ibrahimovic underwent his second period with the Rossoneri since last January. At that time, he was indeed on a free transfer and Milan got the player’s services for free, with a contract for only half a season.
Even though he is quite old, 39 years old, Ibra still looks terengginas with AC Milan. In the end he also got a contract extension for one more season.
At the start of this season, Ibra returned to appear ferocious, he packed eight goals in 7 matches in all competitions with Milan. Most recently, he became the hero of Stefano Pioli’s team victory in the match against Udinese last weekend (01/11).
After the match, Ibrahimovic himself admitted that he was aware that he was no longer young, and for that reason he also asked for a short-term contract.
“When I arrived in Milan six months ago, the club wanted me to sign a longer contract, but to be honest with myself, I only asked for a six-month contract,” Ibrahimovic told Sky Sport Italia.
Even so, it seems that Ibrahimovic really enjoyed this second period with AC Milan. Because of that reason, he did not rule out the possibility of renewing his contract again at the San Siro.
“No one is dissatisfied. At the end of the season we will see how I feel. I don’t want to block Milan in a situation that isn’t positive. ”
“For now his contract is one year, but if I continue like this, I will tell Paolo [Maldini]: ‘If you don’t sign for another year, I won’t play again’,” said Ibrahimovic.
AC Milan itself has really appeared topcer this season, by relying on Ibra on the front lines, the Rossoneri were able to win five wins from the first 6 matches of the Italian Serie A season 2020/21.
Even with this incision, AC Milan now leads the standings through 16 points.