LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic ready for World Cup comeback

James Marshall
April 16, 2018

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has dropped a massive hint that he is about to end his worldwide retirement and play for Sweden at the World Cup.

The ex-Manchester United striker retired from global following Euro 2016, and played no part in Sweden's successful qualifying campaign for the tournament in Russian Federation.

Ibrahimovic, who joined Galaxy from United in March, made a memorable start to his life in the MLS with a 40-yard wonder goal on his debut.

Rumours of an worldwide return, however, have been growing, and on Sunday Ibrahimovic suggested that he may well make an appearance in Russian Federation.

He wrote on Twitter: "The chance of me playing in the World Cup is skyhoga #FifaWorldCup2018".

Ibrahimovic has 62 worldwide goals to his name, making him Sweden's all-time leading goalscorer.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic offers his biggest hint yet that he will play for Sweden in this summer's World Cup finals, two years after retiring from worldwide football.

They face a tough task getting out of the group stages at the tournament, however, after they were drawn against defending champions Germany, Mexico and South Korea.

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