Sweden’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic Out Of Euro 2020 With Knee Injury | Football News

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has 62 targets from 118 appearances for Sweden.© AFP

Sweden worldwide Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been dominated out of Euro 2020 with a knee damage, the Swedish Football Association confirmed on Saturday. Ibrahimovic sprained his knee per week in the past taking part in for membership aspect AC Milan who revealed earlier Saturday that medical consultants advisable “conservative treatment for six weeks”.

The 39-year-old ahead returned to his nationwide aspect final March almost 5 years after his worldwide farewell.

Sweden open their Euro 2020 marketing campaign in opposition to Spain in Seville on June 14, earlier than additional Group E video games in opposition to Slovakia 4 days later and Poland in Saint-Petersburg on the twenty third.

Ibrahimovic’s remedy would final till June 26 not less than.

“I have spoken to Zlatan Ibrahimovic who unfortunately has told me that his injury will stop his participation in the European Championship this summer,” Sweden workforce coach Janne Andersson mentioned in an announcement.

“Of course this feels sad, most of all for Zlatan but, also for us,” Andersson added.

The veteran ahead injured his knee final week throughout a 3-0 win over Juventus, and won’t play once more this season for the membership.


Ibrahimovic has 62 targets from 118 appearances for Sweden however has solely scored as soon as for Milan since February after lacking video games by damage and suspension.

He lately signed a contract extension till June 2022 and has netted 17 instances in all competitions for his membership aspect this time period.

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