Zlatan Ibrahimovic has confirmed he will be a Manchester United player next season, and will fly to the UK on Friday to sign a one-year contract.
The 34-year-old – a free agent after leaving Paris St-Germain – has agreed personal terms worth £220,000 a week.
He announced on Twitter: “Time to let the world know. My next destination is @manchesterunited #iamcoming.”
— Zlatan Ibrahimović (@Ibra_official) 30 June 2016
Ibrahimovic, who won four Ligue 1 titles in his four years in Paris, will become José Mourinho’s second signing for United, following the capture of Eric Bailly.
United fans when they saw Zlatan Ibrahimovic confirming he’s joining the club…😂😂😂https://t.co/OCXN94tzxp
— BenchWarmers (@BeWarmers) 30 June 2016
Clubs don’t announce Zlatan .
Zlatan announces clubs
— kenna (@kennagq) 30 June 2016
Usually no players announce their moves before United announce it… Every player except Zlatan of course. Does what he wants! #DareToZlatan
— Hashbrown (@hesham786) 30 June 2016
Zlatan wasn’t very happy when I told him he’d be playing second fiddle to Griffiths and Dembele so he chose Man United which is fair enough
— Deluded Brendan (@DeludedBrendan) 30 June 2016