Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined LA Galaxy from Manchester United in March 2018
Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined LA Galaxy from at March 2018

AC Milan were in talks with Zlatan Ibrahimovic over a possible loan from LA Galaxy however, the deal has collapsed, the athletic director Leonardo of the club has supported.

The 37-year-old scored greater than 50 goals in two seasons for Milan and helped them win the 2011 title but will not make a temporary return to Italy.

“He gave his word to Galaxy that he’d remain if they satisfied his terms, and they did accordingly,” Leonardo said.

“It would have been a really lovely story as it could have contributed a significant weight to the group.

“We can not deny that both parties thought of it, but it won’t be possible.”

It could have been a really amazing story because it could have given a significant weight to the group.


Milan was hopeful of securing a loan similar to the deal that was reached between the clubs in 2009 for David Beckham – despite Ibrahimovic judgment out a January move to Europe in November.

He has come to be a fan favourite from the MLS, with scored 22 goals in 27 appearances\.

Los Angeles’ period ended in the 2019 MLS year along with October does not begin until March, while Milan are in having scored just 3 goals in their last four top-flight matches.