Striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who continues his rehabilitation process from a knee injury, has announced that he is the favorite to win the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
AC Milan’s Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic told Dubai media on Monday that Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic believes the stars are aligned with Lionel Messi to win what was considered the elusive World Cup title for him.
In pursuit of that goal, Messi, who is playing at the World Cup for the fifth time in Qatar, will play in the semi-final between Argentina and Croatia on Tuesday.
The 35-year-old Paris Saint-Germain player is enjoying what could be the last World Cup of his career, and Alpselisti are in many groups to win a title that France and Morocco also aspire to, and they haven’t won them since. 1986.
Ibrahimovic, who is continuing his rehabilitation after a knee injury and meeting his Milan teammates at a rally in Dubai, said he only sees one team lift the trophy.
“I think it’s already written who’s going to win, and you know who I’m referring to. I think Messi is going to lift the trophy, it’s already written,” said Ibra, who was with Sweden at two World Cups in 2002 and 2006. .
Ibrahimovic for Morocco in Qatar 2022
Ibrahimovic described the other two teams, France and Croatia, as “two strong nations” but believes Messi’s victory is inevitable.
Asked about Morocco, the first African team to reach the semi-finals of a World Cup, Ibrahimovic replied: “I don’t think it’s a surprise because I knew they were good before the World Cup. After that, obviously, anything can happen in the the world Cup.” ..”
The Moroccans reached the semifinals after defeating Spain and Portugal.
The images of Cristiano Ronaldo walking headfirst into the locker room after the Portuguese player was excluded went around the world, in a sad ending for the 37-year-old star.
Pressed to send a message to ‘CR7’, Ibrahimović said: “I think what I say doesn’t matter. I mean, everyone wants to win the World Cup, not everyone.”
Ibrahimovic added that the true story behind Cristiano Ronaldo’s departure from Manchester United will never be known, so it is difficult for him to comment on the matter.