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Manchester United balls: suspicions linger over Zlatan Ibrahimovich

by | 1st, March 2017

All hail, then, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the man without whom Manchester United would be a mid-table side, not clutching the EFL Cup and not eyeing a Champion’s League berth for next season. The big Swede’s been playing well, giving Untied a focal point. Writing in the Sun , former Arsenal and England striker Ian Wright says Zlatan is the new cult hero at Old Trafford.

“He [Eric Cantona] now has genuine competition as a United cult hero,” says Wrighty. “And I don’t just use Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s EFL Cup final heroics as evidence of that it’s virtually everything he’s done since arriving last summer.”

Aside from cheating against Crystal Palace  – and Cantona’s exploits at Selhust Park win that battle  it’s pretty much all been great from Zlatan. Wright adds: “When he joined, some

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