Zlatan Ibrahimovic could "create a lot of problems" at Manchester United if he is not established as the club's No. 1 striker, former Sweden international Pontus Kamark has told the Daily Mirror.
Former IFK Goteborg and Leicester defender Kamark, whose international career was drawing to a close as Ibrahimovic was making his breakthrough, said the 34-year-old former Paris Saint-Germain striker can be a "good player for Manchester United" and that he sees him "almost like an Eric Cantona."
Lars Lagerback will return to work with the Sweden national team in an advisory role alongside new manager Janne Anderson, the Swedish Football Association has confirmed.
Lagerback, 68, coached Sweden in three European Championships and two World Cups, reaching the quarterfinal of Euro 2004 and the round of 16 at both the 2002 and 2006 World Cups.
However, his time in charge ended following failure to qualify for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
Speaking about his return, Lagerback said: "It...
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was convinced to join the club in part thanks to former Sweden teammate Jonas Olsson, according to the West Bromwich Albion defender.
Olsson felt that Ibrahimovic could emulate Eric Cantona at Old Trafford with his strong personality, so he encouraged the forward to make the move following the end of his contract at Paris Saint-Germain.
Ibrahimovic, 34, has already made an impact at United, scoring on his debut against Galatasaray then netting the winning...
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