Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Ibrahimovic Is Set to Be Sweden's Secret Weapon

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Ibrahimovic Is Set to Be Sweden's Secret Weapon

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ZLATAN Ibrahimovic will be asked to help destroy Paul Pogba's international form - and it could impact on United.

The midfielder scored France's winner in the 1-0 triumph against Holland in Amsterdam on Monday night and was praised for his display by his national boss Didier Deschamps.

It took France to joint top of the World Cup qualifying group of death alongside Sweden and ahead of Holland in third spot.

The Swedes and the French go head-to-head on November 11 in a critical qualifier.

Ibrahimovic retired from international football with Sweden in the summer, prior to his Old Trafford move. But he could be asked to give some inside info to the Sweden camp on how to stop Pogba.

Sweden manager Janne Andersson is considering the idea of picking Zlatan's brains about his United team-mate. …

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