For a few days now, there were rumors in the sports circuit about Zlatan Ibrahimovic planning to quit Manchester United. The news was finally confirmed by the Swedish player himself and Zlatan will be moving on to LA Galaxy.
Zlatan made an announcement about the same on Instagram. Last night, he took to social to share the news. He wrote, "Great things also come to an end and it is time to move on after two fantastic seasons with Manchester United. Thank you to the club, the fans, the team, the coach, the staff and everybody who shared with me this part of my history. #foreverred."
No sooner he announced the news, Zlatan's former teammate Eric Bailly posted a comment and asked him to f**k off. The comment was posted not once but twice. Don't believe us? Check out the snapshot.
Even Manchester United thanked Zlatan for his services. The official page of the club also put out series of posts for their former player. One of them read, "Everyone at #MUFCwould like to thank @iamzlatanibrahimovicfor his contribution and wishes him well for the future! 53 games, 29 goals - and not a bad legacy to leave... 😏🏆."
Ibrahimovic scored 29 goals in 53 games for United and his deal with LA Galaxy is signed for a couple of years. The club has reportedly agreed to pay him $1.5 million per year.
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