Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has joked about his presence turning UEFA Europa League into UEFA Champions League.
The Red Devils have drawn UEL quarterfinals first-leg against Anderlecht (1-1) on Thursday, still staying the main favorite in the European trophy race.
“The Europa League became the Champions League as soon as I stepped foot in it,” said Ibrahimovic after the draw.
Ibrahimovic: “The Europa League became the Champions League since I put my foot there.” #mulive [bt]
— utdreport (@utdreport) 13 апреля 2017 г.
During the current UEFA Europa League season Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored five goals and assisted four times in the 10 games he has featured in.