‘We have one of the youngest teams in Europe and need leader like Zlatan’

AC Milan hopes to reach agreement with Zlatan Ibrahimovic on a new contract. Technical director Paulo Maldini confirms that in Italian media.

Zlatan is already 39, but hes not returning at all. In fact, he is the top scorer of AC Milan with fourteen goals in eleven matches. โ€œWe have one of the youngest teams in Europe and need a leader like Zlatan,โ€ says Maldini. โ€œHe told us that a contract extension depends on how his body feels. But if he continues like this, theres no reason to stop.โ€
โ€œWe hope to reach an agreement soon,โ€ continues Maldini, who will have to meet his business manager Mino Raiola. According to Italian media, Raiola will soon enter into a conversation with Milans club leadership. The current contract of Zlatan runs until the end of this season.