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ESPN FC  By ESPN

Twitter goes wild for Zlatan Ibrahimovic's heroics in his Galaxy debut

The LA Galaxy were losing 3-1 to crosstown rivals LAFC when Zlatan Ibrahimovic came on the pitch in the 71st minute for his MLS debut.

After playing a part in the buildup to getting one goal back, the Swedish lion score the next two himself in dramatic fashion to rally his new club to a 4-3 win.

The stadium erupted, and so did Twitter as "Zlatan" became a top trending topic worldwide. Here's a look at the best reaction tweets as Ibrahimovic introduced himself to Los Angeles.

The Spanish-language call on Zlatan's equalizer from Fox Deportes:

Around the ground:

Other players are shook:

A couple NBA players were also impressed:

And of course media members were left shaking their heads:

But was his winner offside?

The happiest man of all might be Zlatan's agent:

Can Ibrahimovic keep it up over the next two seasons? Only time will tell, but his debut was unforgettable.

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