- Zlatan Ibrahimovic has explained why he joined Manchester United
- The Swede explained that he joined the club to prove his doubters wrong
- He has been impressive this season in the Premier League for the club
After joining Manchester United on a free transfer from French side Paris Saint-Germain, Zlatan Ibrahimovic has explained the rationale behind his decision to have agreed to play for the Red devils.
The 35-year-old Swedish professional footballer said the main reason why he joined Manchester United is for him to prove his doubters wrong.
''I have no problem with the criticism, because I went through this my whole career, this is something that triggers me, gives me energy.
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“People talking about me, saying: ‘You’re dead, you’re this, that’, ex-players talking, and I don’t even remember them when they were playing. But one thing for sure is they will remember me for the rest of their lives.
''After many years of talks like: ‘He can never make it in the Premier League, he can never make it there’, I had my little adventure going around different countries, and when they felt it was most difficult for me, I chose to come." Ibrahimovic explained
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored 18 goals for United since joining on a free transfer from PSG in the summer.