Ibrahimovic wants to play for Sweden at the World Cup 2022 in Qatar
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After returning to the national team, Swedish footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovič wants to play not only at EURO 2020, but also at the World Cup 2022 in Qatar. He would be 41 years old at the time of the World Cup.
"Ibra" started at the 2002 World Cup and the 2006 World Cup, in neither tournament he managed to score a goal. "I still have work to do. I still can't end my career with zero in the World Cup goal. Looking a few years ahead is dangerous, I have to live in the present. But if I feel as good as I do now, I want to be at the Qatar Championship at ", the AP quoted Ibrahimovic as saying at a press conference in Stockholm on Monday.
Coach Janne Andersson selected Ibrahimovic in the selection for the March 2022 World Cup matches against Georgia and Kosovo and for the preparatory meeting with Estonia. He could also introduce himself at the 2020 European Championships, where Sweden will also face Slovakia in the basic group. The striker AC Milan wore the most valuable jersey from 2001 to 2016, during which he scored a record 62 goals in 112 performances. He ended his national team career after EURO 2016.