Following Manchester United’s 3-1 victory over premier league team Sunderland at Old Trafford on boxing-day, Manchester united pair of Daley Blind and Henrikh Mkhitaryan who were also on target for Jose Mourinho’s men have praised Swede striker Zlatan Ibrahimovich for his contributions according to reports in ManUtd.com.
Daley Blind, Zlatan Ibrahimovich and Henrikh Mkhitaryan all got on the score-sheet as Manchester united eased past David Moyes’s men thereby extending the red devils unbeaten run to eleven games in all competitions and Zlatan Ibrahimovich also created two assists for Blind and Mkhitaryan. 35-year old Zlatan Ibrahimovich has scored 17 goals in all competitions this season with eleven coming in his last ten premier league matches.
Speaking after the game, Daley blind to MUTV he loves the way the Swede plays and added that his switch to Manchester united has been great for the team and hopes that the 35-year old fierce striker would continue scoring goals and Armenian attacker Henrikh Mkhitaryan also hopes Zlatan Ibrahimovich keeps on delivering in their next premier league games.
Mkhitaryan told MUTV:
“I’m very happen with Zlatan. He is such an incredible player and he plays like he isn’t up to 35. He deserves it and everyone is happy with him because he is a fantastic player.
The 35-year old big swede won the Manchester united man of the match award ahead of United’s world record signing Paul Pogba and red devils utility player Antonio Valencia after winning 59 percent of the votes casted via Twitter.