Zlatan Ibrahimovic Announces New Shirt Number & Contract Agreement

Friday, 28 August 2020
Swedish superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain at AC Milan next season, as announced by the striker himself on Twitter with a quick photo edit.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has reached agreement on a new deal reportedly worth 7 million euros ($8.3m) without bonuses, according to multiple reports in Italy on Friday.

Ibra To Wear No. 11 Shirt In Second Season With AC Milan

Ibrahimovic, who turns 39 years in October, on Friday posted a photo of himself on social media wearing an AC Milan jersey with the number 11 written over the 21, and his arms wide: "As I said, I'm just warming up".

To me, No 10 is the starThree years ago, when getting Man Utd's No.10 shirt, Ibrahimovic claimed that he should always be number 10, saying:

"To me, No 10 is the star. The one who makes the difference, gets noticed, wins the matches and is the leader. And I see myself in that position...

"When I come to a club, it should be in the contract that I will have No 10. At United it was Rooney, he's a legend and someone I respect. But now he has changed clubs."

Do you think it is important which number a player has? What do you think of players switching shirt numbers for their club? Share your thoughts in the comments below.
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