Ireland will open their Euro 2016 campaign against Sweden in the Stade de France on June 13. All eyes will be on their mercurial frontman, the main threat we must snuff out. Reposting from Póg Mo Goal magazine #1, He is Zlatan.
French graphic designer Tyrsa teamed up with Swedish typographer Martin Schmetzer to design tattoos of 50 different names tattoed on Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s body which he displayed after scoring against Caen in Ligue 1 in support of World Food Programme, the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide.
“A World Cup without me is not worth watching.” That was Zlatan’s reaction when Sweden failed to qualify so Brazilians have started a campaign to get Ibrahimovic to the finals.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic took to Twitter yesterday to answer questions. His replies were exactly what you would expect. Here’s the best of #DareToZlatan coinciding with a series of videos from Nike.
How Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Cristiano Ronaldo reacted to each other’s goals during the Sweden-Portugal World Cup play-off.
A youthful Ireland enjoyed the lion’s share of possession against Wales in Cardiff, creating more scoring opportunities, but could only manage an uninspiring 0-0 draw. Meanwhile, World Cup group rivals, and imminent visitors to Dublin, Sweden beat Norway 4-2 with Ibrahimovic grabbing a hattrick while Austria were beaten at home by Greece. Germany played out a 3-3 thriller with Paraguay.