Ibrahimovic joins United

Manchester United have completed the signing of striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic on a one-year deal.

The 34-year-old was a free agent after leaving Paris St-Germain at the end of the 2015/16 campaign.

“I am absolutely delighted to be joining Manchester United and am looking forward to playing in the Premier League,” he told the club’s official website.

“It goes without saying that I cannot wait to work with Jose Mourinho once again. He is a fantastic manager and I am ready for this new and exciting challenge.

“I have thoroughly enjoyed my career so far and have some great memories. I am now ready to create more special memories in England.”

The move sees the Swede reunite with new United boss Jose Mourinho who he partnered with at Inter Milan from 2008-2009.

Mourinho, who replaced Louis van Gaal at the helm at Old Trafford, expressed his delight at the striker’s arrival.

“Zlatan needs no introduction. The statistics speak for themselves,” he said.

“Ibra is one of the best strikers in the world and a player who always gives 100 per cent.

“He has won the most important league championships in the world of football, now he has the opportunity to play in the best league in the world and I know he will grasp this opportunity and will work hard to help the team win titles.

“I am certain that his talent will delight fans at Old Trafford next season and that his experience will be invaluable in helping to develop the younger players in the squad.”