Dec. 17 (UPI) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic introduced on Monday that he’ll return to Main League Soccer in 2019.
The Los Angeles Galaxy star scored 22 objectives and had seven assists in 27 league video games this season for the Galaxy. He joined the squad this offseason on a free switch from Manchester United.
The 37-year-old Swedish strike introduced the information with a video posted to social media. The 19-second clip featured voiceovers from varied information retailers, speculating that he was leaving MLS for one more tenure in Europe.
“MLZ I am not executed with you but,” Ibrahimovic wrote for the caption on the video, jokingly inserting his title into the soccer league.
The video additionally options Ibrahimovic standing within the Galaxy locker room, earlier than it ends with a Galaxy emblem.
Ibrahimovic received the 2018 MLS Newcomer of the 12 months award and completed third within the voting for the 2018 Landon Donovan MLS Most Priceless Participant award. He additionally scored his 500th profession objective this season whereas enjoying for the Galaxy. Ibrahimovic additionally claimed the MLS Purpose of the 12 months award.
The Galaxy didn’t qualify for the playoffs.