Zlatan Ibrahimovic is displaying no indicators of slowing down on the age of 39 as he discovered the online for AC Milan once more on Monday evening.
The striker’s longevity on the prime stage has been outstanding and the 2020/21 marketing campaign threatens to be considered one of his greatest.
Zlatan discovered the online from the penalty spot in opposition to Cagliari as they give the impression of being to cement their place atop Serie A.
It was his 11th objective of the season in simply his eighth recreation – and unbelievable return as Milan look to topple the dominance of Juventus.
Remarkably, the objective marked a profession first for the 39-year-old because it was the primary time he’s scored in 9 successive begins whereas taking part in in Europe’s prime 5 leagues.
It was additionally the 23rd consecutive calendar 12 months he’s scored a objective together with his first coming means again in 1999.
He went on to attain a second within the match within the second half to take him to 12 targets for the season.
Zlatan is approaching one other profession milestone as he wants simply two extra targets to succeed in 500 at membership stage throughout his glittering spells at Malmo, Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester United, LA Galaxy and AC Milan (twice).
The sport ended 2-Zero to Milan as they went three factors clear on the prime of Serie A with reigning champions Juventus ten factors off the place and down in fifth.
His contract is up on the finish of the season however he indicated that he might proceed into his 40s.
“So long as I’m nice, I’ll go on,” Ibrahimovic stated in an interview with Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport. “My contract expires in June and we’ll speak about it.
“I didn’t wish to get trapped in dead-end conditions and even lure my membership. That’s why I signed up for six months on arrival after which renewed. I’m for the liberty of selection.”
And why wouldn’t you wish to lengthen your contract when you’re nonetheless displaying off abilities like this.