Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s agent has ruled out a potential move to the Premier League, with Mino Raiola instead claiming that he will remain in France despite recent events.
Ibrahimovic was banned for four matches recently following an outburst after a 3-2 defeat to Bordeaux when he called France a “s**t country” and denigrated the nation’s referees.
The legendary Sweden star had been linked with a move toLiverpool as rumours grew regarding a possible departure from Ligue 1, where he has scored a remarkable 73 goals in 88 games for PSG.
But the colourful Raiola says Ibrahimovic thrives on adversity and will only use the perceived injustice of his ban to fire him on next season.
“He will not leave France because of this suspension,” Raiola told Foot Mercato. “This is not what will happen. He is much stronger than that.