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The Swedish star conceded that he was left injured from the fight with the American defender and stated he is a regular target of racial chants in Italy

AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has revealed more details about last season's altercation with then team-mate Oguchi Onyewu.

The pair made headlines in November of 2010, when the United States international started a fight with Ibrahimovic in a practice session at Milanello after he suffered a nasty challenge from the Sweden international.

It is reported that Onyewu, currently on the books of Sporting Lisbon, and Ibrahimovic exchanged blows before being separated by team-mates.

At the time, Milan vice-president Adriano Galliani played down the incident, which he described as a 'lively fight', but Ibrahimovic, who is a black belt in taekwondo, admitted it was not a normal brawl between players.

"Onyewu and I almost killed each other," said Ibrahimovic in his autobiography, titled 'I Am Zlatan Ibrahiovic', according to the Swedish press.

The former Inter star claimed that he suffered a broken rib as a result of the fight.

The 30-year-old also said that racial chants are normal in Serie A matches and that he is used to being called a "gipsey" by fans.

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