Below is a collection of some of the most famous quotes about Zlatan. Feel free to add on more in the comment field and we will add them to this page.
* “… Zlatan in this form is not an asset form for the national team at all. I see no big difference in him being present or not.” — Thomas Ravelli, former Swedish goalkeeper, September 19, 2006
* “He is possibly the most over-rated player in the world.” — Martin O’Neill on BBC, June 23, 2006
* “If Zlatan Ibrahimovic goes on like he does at the moment, he will be the best in the world.” — Former England coach Sven-Göran Eriksson, about facing Sweden in the FIFA World Cup, December 11, 2005):
* “Described as ‘half ballerina, half gangster,’ Sweden’s Juventus striker could be England’s undoing in Germany 2006.” — The Sunday Times (UK), December 11, 2005
* “He is one of the best forwards I have met this year. In my opinion he can become one of the world’s greatest players. He already has enormous qualities.” — Hernán Crespo, Inter Milan after UEFA Champions League game on (September 26, 2002)
* “Zlatan is a ghost that is loose and might be a butcher that can settle the game against Inter. Materazzi has to be prepared to deal with the Swedish beast.” — Gazzetta dello Sport, before a UEFA Champions League game against Inter Milan, (September 25, 2002)
* “He invents moves that don’t exist in the material world and they are done like jazz improvisations on the pitch.” — Björn Ranelid, columnist for Swedish newspaper DN, May 31, 2002)