Premier League returns this weekend with some mouth-watering fixtures lined-up. Tottenham Hotspurs will welcome Manchester United at Wembley in what will be the biggest clash this weekend. Arsenal will open the round with an away tie against West Ham United. League leaders Liverpool will be away against Brighton, second-placed Man City will host Wolves while Chelsea will try to score against Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge. The games are getting nearer every hour but before we enjoy the matches, take a look at finest quotes by ‘The Lion’ AKA Zlatan Ibrahimović. The 37-year-old former Swedish captain now plays for MLS side LA Galaxy. He also played for Manchester United, PSG, Barcelona, AC Milan, Inter Milan, Juventus, Ajax and Malmo.
7. On Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola
In his new book, Zlatan Ibrahimovic reveals Pep Guardiola's Barcelona had agreed to sell him to Manchester City circa 2010, but he didn't want to go and instead moved to AC Milan.
Ibra: "I found out that they’d agreed a deal with Manchester City completely without my knowledge." pic.twitter.com/AyW8CkAcPw
— City Watch (@City_Watch) November 30, 2018
‘Guardiola was staring at me and I lost it. I thought ‘there is my enemy, scratching his bald head!’ I yelled to him: ‘You have no balls!’ and probably worse things than that’- Zlatan said after leaving Barcelona.
6. On the best player, he has played against
En sus inicios lo tenía como ídolo, ahora ha podido coincidir con él dentro y fuera del campo. Zlatan Ibrahimovic y Ronaldo. EL LEÓN Y EL FENÓMENO. pic.twitter.com/KgEYOHjaY5
— Invictos (@InvictosSomos) April 27, 2018
‘Best player I ever played against? I mean, I played against many, many good players, so I don’t know who to keep. I would say Ronaldo the Fenomeno’- Zlatan
5. On his advanced Age
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) October 3, 2015
‘I think I’m like wine. The older I get, the better I get’- Zlatan
4. On failure to lift UEFA Champions League
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's career so far:
730 games 🏃
421 goals ⚽
116 caps 🇸🇪
31 trophies 🏆
The next chapter awaits. pic.twitter.com/1pfZAiSvFi
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) March 22, 2018
‘I do not need a trophy to tell myself that I am the best’- Zlatan