Ibrahimovic: World Cup without me is not World Cup


Zlatan Ibrahimovic has stated that he will take part in the World Cup this summer in Russia.

In recent weeks it has been speculated that LA Galaxy star will return from national team retirement and play at the World Cup in Russia, where Sweden starts the campaign against South Korea in Nizhny Novgorod on June 18.

Ibrahimovic last week hinted that his chance to play for Sweden in the World Cup are very high, with three goals in the last three games since transferring to MLS from Manchester United he has shown that he is still important for the Swedish national team.


Now, the 36-year-old has confirmed that he will be in Russia for the World Cup, although the exact details of his participation are still unknown.

Speaking about Jimmy Kimmel’s show, Ibra said: “I will go to the World Cup, yes. If I say more, they will kill me, so I have to be careful about what I say. ”

“The World Cup is not World Cup without me,” he added.