The former Sweden international Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who is currently playing for the Premier League giant Manchester United came off the bench to score the winner as they recovered from an early deficit to beat Championship strugglers Blackburn Rovers 2-1 away in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday.
Man United boss Jose Mourinho claims that he never doubted Zlatan Ibrahimovic would be massive for the club.
"I knew that for sure." #MUFC
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As in 75th min. the Manchester United star forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored the winner after being set free by a precise long pass delivered by fellow substitute Paul Pogba, which is his first goal in the FA Cup and 24th goal of the season.
Despite question marks over his age as the star forward turns 36 in October, but Ibrahimovic has consistently delivered for United since joining the club in 2016.
And this made the Portuguese man Jose Mourinho, who is currently managing the Premier League giant Manchester United to admit that zlatan Ibrahimovic is always going to make massive contribution to Manchester United. Mourinho admits that he don't know the number of goals Ibrahimovic has scored for United, but he knew that Ibrahimovic would be a very important player for United.
As after the 2-1 away in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday, in a media conference the Portuguese man said, "I don't know the number of goals [Ibrahimovic has scored], I don't know,"
"I knew that he would be a very important player for us. I knew that for sure.”
"One more goal, one less goal, but I knew that the contribution would be massive for us."