On Saturday the L.A Galaxy took on LAFC at StubHub center.
Galaxy was up by 3-1 in the second half when crowd started chanting “We want Zlatan” the Swedish footballer entered the game in the 71st minute and Chris Pontius got a goal back for the Galaxy this is when Ibrahimovic took the control of the game.
Zlatan took his first shot for the Galaxy from 38 yards away with a swerving half-volley that went over the head of LAFC goalkeeper Tyler Miller and into the net.
Zlatan managed to score a header during the closing moments of the game making the Galaxy victorious with 4-3 over LAFC.
“I think I heard, ‘We want Zlatan, We want Zlatan.’ And I gave them Zlatan,” Ibrahimovic told Fox after the game. “So they were pushing me, and I gave back.”I felt like I played 40 games for my 20 minutes,” — Ibrahimovic said.
“I said this time I shoot, I don’t run with the ball. That’s the ball that went in. I said I will save strength to play another 15 minutes.” – Zlatan Ibrahimovic
What an impressive performance for the former Manchester United striker who trained with Galaxy for the first time on Friday.