As things stand now, the chances of Manchester United making the UEFA Champions League cut next year look dim.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's agent Mino Raiola has told Napoli to "forget" about signing the legendary Swedish striker this summer. "The challenge to change the history of a club that already had a great history in the past", he said in an interview with Fox Sports Italia that was conducted by former AC Milan, Juventus and England boss Fabio Capello. And a player of Zlatan's status wouldn't want to miss out on big matches, and under the circumstances, Jose Mourinho will have a tough time to hold on to the Swede global.
'He manipulates you so that when you are on the pitch you give 200%.
The 35-year-old has scored 15 goals in 25 league appearances for the Red Devils this season. I needed that at my age.
Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic admits that he is extra motivated and gets adrenaline when facing former coach Pep Guardiola. If you can't keep up with a certain rhythm here, then it's hard.
The former Paris Saint-Germain forward is now serving a three-match Premier League suspension and will miss United's Sunday lunchtime game at struggling Middlesbrough.
Sport Expressen write that one of Ibrahimovic's main drivers for staying at United is his desire to win the Premier League, and thus become one of a few players to have won league titles in four of the top five major leagues in Europe.
Having helped United take a 2-0 lead with a long-range free-kick, Ibrahimovic helped stave off a courageous Saints fightback, heading home a late victor to secure a 3-2 win for his team.