If you are a fan of football, I am sure that this name sound familiar to you. Zlatan Ibrahimović is a very popular and successful footballer who does play as a striker in Major League Soccer Club, ‘La Galaxy.’ Before joining the club, he did spend his time playing professional football all over Europe. He has been able to play in some of the competitive football leagues such as English Premier League. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Zlatan Ibrahimović in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Zlatan was born in the year 1981 on October 3rd. His place of birth is in Malmo Sweden. His father Sefik Ibrahimović and his mother are Jurka Gravich. The couple did meet in Sweden. His career did start at a very tender age. He was only six years old when he started to play in the local junior clubs. After this, he did join Malmo FF. What many people do not know is that due to dire circumstances, he was close to quitting football. However, his passion held him, and he continued as he looks up to Ronaldo (Brazil) as his idol.
The woman who stole the heart of Zlatan is Hellen Seger. They have been married for a while. The couple has been blessed with two children. The names of the two children are Maximillian Ibrahimović and Vincent Ibrahimović.
Career, Awards & Nominations
His football career started after he did join ‘Malmo FF.’ The team now participates in the second division league. Interestingly, Arsene Wenger was very much impressed by his skills and told Zlatan to try and join Arsenal. This is something that Zlatan that never did. He did join Ajax club. After joining the club, he did move to Amsterdam. The debut season, he did not have many chances to participate in the games. However, in the following season, he was. Also, he did score a total of two goals against French Champions. This was in his debut in Champions league.
Other teams that he has played for does include Juventus, Barcelona, ac Milan, Man U, PSG and ‘La Galaxy.’
When he was playing for Juventus Football Club, he was able to win the Guldbollen, which is a Swedish Award for the Best Footballer. In fact, he is the country’s leading goal scorer. He did develop a unique style of playing that does make him stand out.
Net Worth & Earnings
Zlatan Ibrahimović net worth is estimated to be over $220 million. The major source of this fortune has been from his career as a footballer. His annual earnings range is $27 million to $35 million. He has played for some of the best football clubs in the world. Among the team he has played for does include Manchester United.
Zlatan has come from a country that does have well-developed football infrastructure. Despite this, it has not stopped him from becoming among the best footballers of our time. His talent as a footballer can never be questioned. His net worth is a clear indication of his value as a footballer.