Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has silenced reports of striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic moving to China at the end of his contract.
35-year-old Ibrahimovic has proved many doubters wrong with 15 goals in his first 23 Premier League games, with Mourinho telling the press on Friday:
At 35 years and 125 days old, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the oldest player to reach 15 Premier League goals in a single season... pic.twitter.com/72LnStq7CE— Footy Jokes (@Footy_Jokes) February 7, 2017
“He knows we are going to try again to improve next season and try to share with him in a fantastic way probably the last year of his career at the highest level so I'm convinced that he's staying.
Reports are suggesting that a variety of clubs from China and America are interested in signing Ibra at the end of his new deal, but Mourinho has insisted that there is no reason for fans to worry.
“He's completely right, of course we speak about it, of course we speak about what next and we know that we have a squad that like every squad needs changes."