The LA Galaxy are set to re-sign ahead Zlatan Ibrahimovic to a brand new deal that may make him a Designated Player, sources have confirmed to ESPN FC.
The Athletic was the primary to report the information.
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The previous Sweden worldwide was already below contract for 2019 however had lengthy chafed over a deal that paid him simply $1.5 million in 2018, regardless of him scoring 22 targets together with 10 assists.
Ibrahimovic’s dissatisfaction reportedly led to the opportunity of him returning to AC Milan, however now he’s set to stay with the Galaxy.
The deal will make him a Designated Player, that means the Galaxy can have to transfer one among its three current DPs — Gio dos Santos, Jonathan dos Santos, and Romain Alessandrini — out of the membership earlier than the beginning of the 2019 season.