Zlatan Ibrahimovic Turns Table Over in Inspiring Speech to Teammates After AC Milan Clinch Serie A Title

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Turns Table Over in Inspiring Speech to Teammates After AC Milan Clinch Serie A Title

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic has gone viral with his speech urging his AC Milan teammates to celebrate like champions after winning the Serie A title
  • The Rossoneri won the title for the first time in 11 years on Sunday, defeating Sassuolo 3-0 in the season's last game
  • The Swedish striker’s future with AC Milan is still unclear after battling injuries for the majority of the just-concluded season

Zlatan Ibrahimovic led the celebrations as AC Milan were crowned champions of Italy for the first time in 11 years on Sunday, May 22.

A brace from Oliver Giroud and one from Frank Kessie, who coincidentally was playing in his last game for AC Milan, ensured the Rossoneri defeated Sassuolo 3-0 to emerge champions.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic in a jubilant mood as AC Milan clinched the Serie A title on Sunday, May 22. Photo by Chris Ricco
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According to a report via Live Soccer TV, Ibrahimovic was at the centre of the jubilations in the dressing room as the Swedish striker thanked his teammates for their hard work all season.

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The 40-year-old forward urged his teammates to celebrate like champions in the dressing room in a rousing speech as he said not many people gave the Milan team a chance to win their first Scudetto in eleven years.

The AC Milan team would follow Ibrahimovic’s instructions as the dressing room erupted with wild celebrations after the Swedish striker’s speech.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic dedicates Serie A title to Mino Raiola

Meanwhile, Zlatan Ibrahimovic showed he could be emotional too as he dedicated his 2021/22 Serie A title to iconic football agent, Mino Raiola Daily Post reports.

Mino Raiola recently passed away at the age of 54 after a brief illness and was the agent to several top footballers, including Ibrahimovic.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has represented top clubs in his illustrious playing career, including Ajax, Juventus, AC Milan, Inter Milan, Paris Saint-Germain, and Manchester United.

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Earlier, Sports Brief reported Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrated the 32nd trophy of his famous career when he entered the San Siro holding a cigar in one hand and a bottle of champagne in the other.

The 40-year-old has continued to prove that age is nothing but a number as he was instrumental to AC Milan’s Scudetto glory in the just-concluded season.

It is the club’s first league title in 11 years and the striker helped with eight goals and then also made several match-winning performances.

Source: SportsBrief.com