LA Galaxy will be the new club of one of the best European players of all times, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, known for being a tremendous striker and a “league winner”, having demonstrated that in Spain, Italy, France and Netherlands.
The MLS will be benefit from his arrival as he is going to redirect many eyes from Europe to America. His fans from all over the world will take a look at the MLS as it is the new home for a legend such as “Ibracadabra”.
After being part of FC Barcelona, AC Milan, Internazionale Milano, Juventus, Manchester United and Ajax, it’s undeniable he knows what it is to share the field with the greatest players of the world and compete with all of them. In fact, he has been praised by many as the most dominant footballers in the modern era, including perhaps the best player of all time, Lionel Messi.
On the other hand, Zlatan comes to the MLS as one of the players with more official trophies out there, having 30 cups in his showcase, where at least 11 of them are domestic league titles won in different clubs. Moreover, he has accomplished a difficult thing: win the Italian Serie A with both AC Milan and Internazionale, historic rivals of the competition.
Regarding goals, the Sweden international has netted over 400 times in around 700 matches demonstrating his capacity in front of the opposite goal. On the other hand, he is well known by his outstanding creative -and athletic- kicks, taking as an example his amazing “chilena” goal against England from the midfield.
One of the main characteristics of Ibrahimovic is his physical advantage: 6 ft 5 in, both left and right leg user, great header and unmeasurable gymnastics resources facing the defense. In addition, his always-win mentality will transform the MLS in a much more competitive and enjoyable season.
With a player like this, any professional soccer league is benefited.
Definitely, Zlatan will bring his unique personality and occurrences to a US willing to develop its soccer level and the world perception about it. Ibrahimovic is indeed, a great acquisition.