Jose Mourinho: Zlatan Ibrahimovic is inspiring Manchester United’s youngsters

by Tanveer Arayan


Jose Mourinho has has praised the impact of Zlatan Ibrahimovic on Manchester United’s youngsters.

The Swede scored on his Premier League debut and got Man United off to the best possible start in their 3-1 victory over Bournemouth.

He also helped Mourinho’s side claim the Community Shield after scoring the winner against Leicester City at wembley last weekend.

Speaking about his impact, Mourinho insists he has already started to inspire the youth.

“The first thing I can tell you is at his table for breakfast and for meals he is surrounded by the kids, the younger ones like (Marcus) Rashford and (Luke) Shaw,” he said.

“He knows what he can be for them as well as what he does with his performances.

Mourinho described Ibrahimovic’s arrival at Man United as a gift to Marcus Rashford‘s development as a striker at Man United.

The opportunity to learn from one of the best strikers in football doesn’t fall on anyones lap and his aura in the dressing room will be inspirational for all the players.

He has won titles all over the world and as one of the biggest names in the game, Zlatan will great for getting the most out of Man United’s youngsters.

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