AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has renounced to dispute the Eurocup next summer with the Swedish national team due to his knee injury, to focus on his recovery, the Swedish Federation of Football (SvFF).
"Today Zlatan has informed Janne Andersson that his injury will prevent him from participating in the Euro Cup this summer!Get well, Zlatan, We hope to see you soon on the football field! ", confirmed this Saturday the federative body in its official account of the social network Twitter.
The striker, who in October he will be 40 years old, had to withdraw last Sunday from the match that AC Milan played against the Juventus he suffered from discomfort in his left knee, and his injury was later confirmed.
On March 16, Ibrahimovic He was returning to a call-up of the Swedish national team for the first time since 2016 to participate in the qualifying round for the world of Qatar 2022.
The former player of the FC Barcelona, Inter, Juventus, PSG or Manchester United, among others, is the top scorer in history of the Scandinavian team (62) and the seventh with the most participations (118), far from the 148 caps of Anders Svensson.