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Ibrahimovic: 'If I go to Germany, it's to Bayern'

The Local · 19 Feb 2013, 14:43

Published: 19 Feb 2013 14:43 GMT+01:00

"Sure, the Bundesliga would appeal to me. One day, perhaps. I still have a bit of time left," the 31-year-old Paris Saint Germain striker told German magazine 11Freunde. "Obviously, if I go to Germany, then I go to Bayern Munich. For me they are in the top five clubs in the world."

Ex-Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has signed a three-year deal to take over as Bayern coach on July 1 and it seems unlikely Ibrahimovic will be heading to Munich anytime soon after the pair failed to see eye-to-eye during the Swedish striker's single season at Barcelona.

Having played for the likes of Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona, AC Milan and now PSG, Ibrahimovic said he is always interested in new places.

"I've lived in five countries, in Sweden, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain and now in France, I got to know the people and the culture. This has shaped me," he added.

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Your comments about this article

18:28 February 19, 2013 by smart2012
maybe u guys forget that Ibrahimovic did not succeed in Barcelona and the main reason was that he could not get along with Guardiola. Actually in his book Ibra said that Guardiola does not have the balls...

So forget Ibra in Bayern until there is Pep
09:00 February 20, 2013 by frankiep
Doesn't impress me when a so-called "star" goes to a team that is already stacked and dominant. You want to impress me? Then go to a mid-tier team like Frankfurt, Schalke, or Leverkusen and turn them into champions.
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