Zlatan scores first aim for AC Milan since 2012

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored on his second full Milan debut because the Rossoneri gained 2-Zero away at Cagliari on Saturday.

The 38-year-old left Milan in 2012 and, following spells at Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester United and LA Galaxy, he returned firstly of the 12 months and made his first look from the substitute’s bench in a Zero-Zero draw with Sampdoria.


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Nonetheless, when handed his first begin by supervisor Stefano Pioli for the journey to high-flying Cagliari made extra of an impression with recreation’s second aim on 64 minutes, after Rafael Leao had given the guests the lead simply after the break.


It is essential for a striker to attain; generally it goes in, generally it would not,” Ibrahimovic instructed Sky Sport Italia. “I really feel good.

“I received just a few issues mistaken at the beginning of the sport, however I want just a few matches to get into high kind. The coach thinks about my age however it’s not an issue, my thoughts continues to be sharp and the physique should comply with.”

Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates placing Milan 2-Zero up towards Cagliari. Fabio Murru/EPA

Pioli added: “This was definitely a unique efficiency to latest outings. We have been simpler, extra strong, Zlatan’s presence clearly offers us a reference level to construct round and it will take us some time to actually get to know one another.

“It was an essential and deserved victory to begin constructing a greater future.”

Cagliari had come into this match on the again of three straight defeats, which had seen them drop to sixth place, having been in competition for a Champions League spot.

Milan, in the meantime, transfer into the highest half of the desk, above Napoli, who face Lazio afterward Saturday.

Info from Reuters was used on this report