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'Fixed and stronger' - Man Utd star Ibrahimovic eyes comeback after surgery

8:48 PM SGT 2/5/17
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Many feared the 35-year-old's career was over when he damaged his anterior cruciate ligament against Anderlecht, but he insists he will return

Zlatan Ibrahimovic vowed to return to action stronger than before following an operation on his knee.

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Manchester United's top goalscorer this season tore his anterior cruciate ligament, meaning he could be on the sidelines for around nine months.

There were concerns that the injury could put a stop to his career, though his agent Mino Raiola insisted the striker will play again.


Fixed, done and stronger. Once again thank you for the support. We will enjoy my game togheter soon.

A post shared by IAmZlatan (@iamzlatanibrahimovic) on May 2, 2017 at 5:23am PDT

After a successful operation on Monday, Ibrahimovic himself has reiterated that he is not finished just yet.

"Fixed, done and stronger," he wrote on an Instagram post showing his hospital tags. "Once again thank you for the support. We will enjoy my game together soon."

Ibrahimovic has scored 17 goals in 28 Premier League games for the Red Devils this term - 28 in 46 in all competitions.