“I had a pretty good eye on them, always”: Zlatan Ibrahimovic explains why he joined Manchester United

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

The Swede signed for the Old Trafford club from PSG in 2016 at the age of 34 and helped the Red Devils to League Cup and Europa League titles in his first season.

He departed for LA Galaxy in March last year, but looks back on his Premier League experience fondly.

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Alasdair Mackenzie is a freelance journalist based in Rome, and a FourFourTwo contributor since 2015. When not pulling on the FFT shirt, he can be found at Reuters, The Times and the i. An Italophile since growing up on a diet of Football Italia on Channel 4, he now counts himself among thousands of fans sharing a passion for Ross County and Lazio.