Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has reacted angrily to coming second in a newspaper poll of Sweden's greatest sporting stars.
Swedish paper Dagens Nyheter ranked the country's top 150 athletes from across the sporting spectrum, and Ibrahimovic, 33, finished runner-up to five-time Wimbledon tennis champion Bjorn Borg.
"Thank you but to finish second is like finishing last," the former AC Milan forward, who has won domestic titles in five different European countries, replied when asked...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored on his return for Sweden but it was not enough for victory as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Montenegro in Podgorica.
Coach Erik Hamren admitted in the build-up to the match that Ibrahimovic is not yet fully fit after a heel injury, but put him in the starting line-up regardless and it paid off when he opened the scoring after nine minutes.
But the Paris St Germain forward then missed a number of chances to double the lead, striking a post in the 72nd minute, and Sweden...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has said that not knowing how long he would be on the sidelines for was the hardest part of his recent heel injury.
The 33-year-old returned to competitive football in Paris Saint-Germain's 2-0 Ligue 1 win over Marseille on Sunday, his first appearance since Sept. 21.
The injury to his left heel had mystified both club and national team medical staff, and Ibrahimovic said the uncertainty over the exact nature of the problem had been a major concern.
"The doctors didn't know when...