LIGA – Passed by Barcelona when Lionel Messi began to catch the light, Zlatan Ibrahimovic gave his opinion on the Pulga. In glowing terms. Questioned by ESPN, the Swede felt that “playing with him is like playing the PlayStation”. Without forgetting to distill a few good words.
It is an almost unexpected exit from Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Accustomed to the shattering exits, the Swede split a beautiful punchline about Lionel Messi. Interviewed by ESPN on the Pulga, with whom he played during the 2009-2010 season in Barça, Ibra gave way to a praise of the Argentinian southpaw. “Messi is unique, I do not know if we will see another player do what he has done because he has his style and I do not think it is possible to become that player”, explained The Manchester United striker.
Then, in a comparison that will make all fans of video games smile so much it seems relevant, Zlatan has swung a phrase he has the secret: “I was lucky to see him every day and as I already Said, it’s like playing the PlayStation: you give him the ball and he starts to pass all the opponents, that’s Messi “.
“I am the one who has conquered different countries, he is the one who stayed in the same place and was incredible”
But the competition in 2016 between the two men is real in the ranking of the scorers. With 51 achievements, the Pulga still dominates this ranking over the calendar year. But Zlatan, 50 goals, can overtake him this Saturday against Middlesbrough (16h) to beat him on the wire. But the comparison stops there for the Swede. “We are two players with different styles, I am the one who has conquered different countries, he is the one who stayed in the same place and was incredible”, first advanced the Z. Before paying a final tribute to the number 10 “If he can do it there, he can do it anywhere because he is this kind of player who loves football. Would have no problem in achieving the same performance elsewhere “. Class.
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