High on the Italian team, the 39-year-old striker has 17 goals and 3 assists in 25 games played this season
O Milan made official on the afternoon of this Thursday, the 22nd, the renewal of the Zlatan Ibrahimovic until the end of the next season, that is, until the middle of 2022 – the previous link was valid only until June of this year. In this way, the striker will complete 40 years wearing the shirt of the Rossoneri team. In an interview with the club’s channel, the Swedish striker celebrated the decision, saying that San Siro is his home. “I was waiting for that day. I will stay here for another year, and that is what matters. I always said that playing for Milan is like being at home. I am very happy and very well due to the environment of the club, the players, the coach and the fans. I would like to stay the rest of my life, ”he said.
Ibra returned to Milan in January last year, signing a temporary contract of just six months. After a good start, his bond was extended until the middle of this year. In the current season, he has 25 matches for the team, counting 17 goals and 3 assists for his teammates. His good presentations helped the team to reach the leadership of the Italian Championship. In the last rounds, however, the team lost power, dropped to second position and is now ten points behind rivals Internazionale. In all, the Swede has 84 goals in 140 games for the club.