Zlatan Ibrahimovic – The amazing world of sport
The 36-year-old Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has now joined Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. They both are the only active players for club and country with 500 goals. Swedish striker records the 500th goal on fantastic roundhouse kick. It was so good even opposing fans were applauding.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic added the 500th goal of his career. These 500 goals are the combination for club and country. Ibrahimovic scored in fittingly outlandish style on Saturday night. He scores his 500th career goal with the remarkable spinning volley.
The blunt Swedish striker thrashed in the goal with a roundhouse kick on the volley. The ball was passed as a long pass from Jonathan dos Santos in the 43rd minute of the first half to reach the milestone.
Toronto had taken the lead of 3-0 in the first half at BMO Field before Ibrahimovic’s goal. They fired an extreme Galaxy rally that it saw a tie game by the 58th minute. Toronto then responded with two more goals to win the match with 5-3.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic becomes a star for LA Galaxy
The Swedish striker has been one of the most electrifying players to follow in American soccer after he joined the Los Angeles Galaxy earlier this year.
As he made clear by getting two extraordinary goals in his LA Galaxy debut. Zlatan Ibrahimovic was not getting over to MLS just to play out the dawn of his professional years. He was still performing to command.
But the 500th goal was not sufficient to get the Galaxy to win. It was still clearly the highlight of the day. Ibrahimovic was not about to give away the attention just because his team failed.
After the match, Ibrahimovic was at his usual, pretentious character. He said that he is happy for the opponent team Toronto that they win and also because they will be cherished as his 500th mark.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is just the 3rd active player to have 500 best career goals, along with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.