He Milan began the Serie A season with victory last Monday against Bologna, in a match in which Zlatan Ibrahimovic it was erected as the undisputed leader Red-black with a double imperial to show that, despite being a week away from turning 39, he has an inexhaustible scoring quality.
With these two goals, the Swedish striker he continues his scoring streak, after having also seen the door last Thursday in the match of the preliminary phase of the Europa League against Shamrock Rovers, thus accumulating three in two games.
Not surprisingly, ‘Ibra’, in his usual haughty tone, stood out above the rest, showing off his quality despite being close to serving his quarantine. “If I were 20 years old, I would have scored four goals, but “luckily” I’m 38. I’m like Benjamin Button: I was born old, but I’ll die young, “he joked.
However, the Swede does not want his age to be a comparative reference with other younger footballers. “I’m the first to put pressure on myself. I don’t want to talk about my age comparing myself to other players. I want to be judged on equal terms, as if I were 20 years old“, he admits.
The return of Serie A also meant the return of the fans to the stands, with an attendance of about a thousand spectators. The Italian Government authorized this weekend the presence of a limited number of public.