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- Date of Birth:
- October 3, 1981
- 6' 5"
Zlatan Ibrahimovic (born Oct. 3, 1981 in Malmo, Sweden) is a soccer star who currently plays for Paris St. Germain. He’s one of the most feared strikers in the world and has enjoyed an illustrious career playing for European giants including Barcelona, Juventus, Inter Milan, AC Milan and Ajax. Zlatan started his career at his hometown club Malmo, and impressed from 1999-2001. His early promise saw him move to the Netherlands, where he played at Ajax and became one of the most sort-after youngsters in Europe. Internationally, Zlatan holds the record for most goals for the Sweden national team, and has scored 62 goals in 112 games.
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Zlatan is best known for his strength because of his towering height, his trademark scorpion kick, as well as well-recognized arrogance.
Zlatan famously turned down a trial with Arsenal when he was at Ajax, insisting “Zlatan doesn’t do auditions.” His’ longtime partner is model Helena Seger, and they have two sons, Maximillian and Vincent. He received an honorary black belt in taekwondo after attending classes at the Malmö Taekwondo club when he was young. Zlatan is also fluent in five languages; Swedish, Bosnian, English, Spanish and Italian.