Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes sensational return to AC Milan on a free transfer

Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes sensational return to AC Milan on a free transfer

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has returned to his former club AC Milan after leaving the San Siro giants in almost eight years.

The Serie A side posted two videos on their Twitter handle confirming the 38-year-old's return to the club.

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Milan also released a statement: "The Club and the striker have agreed on a deal until the end of the current season with an option to extend the contract for the next one.

"The deal is subject to medical and all regulatory processes. Ibrahimovic will be in Milan on January 2, 2020 to take his medical and he will then join his teammates for his first training session.

"As soon as the deal is official, a press conference will be set and aired live both on 'Milan TV' and the Club's Official App."

The Swedish striker also commented saying: "I'm coming back to a Club I hugely respect and to the city of Milan I love. I'll fight together with my teammates to change the course of this season. I will do everything to make it happen".

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The former Barcelona striker has been handed the No. 11 shirt, same as the number he wore on his first stint from 2010 to 2012.

Ibrahimovic has also had spells with Juventus and Inter Milan but helped AC win the Scudetto in 2011 before departing for Paris Saint-Germain the following season.

Milan are currently languishing in 11th position despite hiring a second manager and suffered a humiliating 5-0 defeat to Atlanta last weekend.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka could be on his way out of the club after reportedly reaching an agreement to join Hertha Berlin.

Xhaka has endured a difficult spell at the Gunners in recent weeks, after falling out with fans.

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