Zlatan given hero’s welcome in LA

first_imgZlatan Ibrahimović Ibrahimovic given hero’s welcome as he arrives in LA Dejan Kalinic Last updated 1 year ago 15:26 3/30/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Zlatan Ibrahimovic Getty Images Zlatan Ibrahimović LA Galaxy MLS The former Manchester United striker signed for the MLS side earlier in March and could make his debut against Los Angeles FC on Saturday Zlatan Ibrahimovic was given a superstar’s welcome as the LA Galaxy signing landed in Los Angeles on Thursday.Ibrahimovic, 36, signed with the MLS outfit earlier in March after 20 months at Manchester United.The veteran striker was greeted on arrival by a frenzied crowd as fans and the media gathered in anticipation. Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Ibrahimovic could make his debut for the Galaxy in their blockbuster clash against Los Angeles FC on Saturday.The Galaxy have made a mixed start to the season, with one win, one draw and a loss in their opening three games.Ibrahimovic’s signing is sure to provide a boost, however, with the former Sweden international having enjoyed a decorated career across Europe.He has won the Eredivisie, Serie A, La Liga and Ligue 1 during his career, while he helped United win the Europa League and EFL Cup last season.Welcome to Los Angeles, @Ibra_official . pic.twitter.com/IXK1TDp2PK — LA Galaxy (@LAGalaxy) March 30, 2018 Welcome to #zLAtan . pic.twitter.com/l8imoYUyyo — LA Galaxy (@LAGalaxy) March 30, 2018 He fell out of favour at Old Trafford in the 2017-18 campaign, however, with the 36-year-old struggling to fully recover from the ACL injury he picked up in the Europa League win over Anderlecht.The signing of Romelu Lukaku and, later, Alexis Sanchez did little to help Ibrahimovic as he attempted to force his way back into the first-team set-up, with his final appearance for United coming in a 2-2 draw with Burnley in December.last_img read more