Paris St Germain boss Laurent Blanc has confirmed that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is ready to feature against high-flying St Etienne at the Parc des Princes on Sunday.
The Sweden international, who scored an astonishing 41 goals in all competitions last year, limped out of PSG's 2-0 win over Bastia with a back injury a fortnight ago but is now fit and raring to go.
Ibrahimovic's return is timely for Blanc, whose side struggled to a goalless draw at Evian in his absence, as Les Verts arrive in the capital ...
Edwin van der Sar has guaranteed former Ajax striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic a warm welcome when the Paris Saint-Germain star returns to Amsterdam in this season's Champions League group stage.
Ibrahimovic, 32, will likely be fully recovered from the muscular injury he sustained earlier this month to spearhead the French champions when they open their Group F campaign in the Dutch capital on Sept. 17.
The Sweden international left home...
Paris Saint-Germain were drawn in Group F of this season's UEFA Champions League alongside Barcelona, Ajax and APOEL. The group has more than a hint of Zlatan Ibrahimovic in its flavour, with two of the three teams in the group listed among the Swede's former clubs. More importantly, however, the draw finally hands the French champions the early test they have needed for the past two seasons in the competition.
The Champions League draw has been finalised. Here's a preview for Group F:
Barcelona (Soccer Power Index (SPI) chance to advance: 96 percent)
Barcelona have reached seven consecutive semifinals in this competition and will expect to make it to that habitual stage at the very least. The club is undergoing a rebuilding process under Luis Enrique, and Ivan Rakitic, Claudio Bravo, Jeremy Matthieu, Thomas Vermaelen and, eventually, Luis Suarez w...