Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores three minutes into Manchester United debut

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Three minutes is all it took for Zlatan Ibrahimovic to score on his Manchester United debut.

The Swede, making his long-anticipated United bow, scored a brilliant scissor kick to give the Red Devils the lead against Galatasaray in Gothenburg.

So, that’s what all the hype is about.


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Antonio Valencia swung in a cross from the right that Ibrahimovic turned in with a neat acrobatic move. Scroll down the page to check out the goal.

You’ll notice the reaction from Jose Mourinho on the sidelines; the United boss claps his hands as he turns away, clearly impressed, while Memphis Depay, Michael Carrick and Marcos Rojo look delighted on the bench.

Mourinho brought Ibrahimovic to the club with the sole purpose of scoring the goals that will fire United to the Premier League title. And if he continues to score such exciting goals, the better.

Ibrahimovic's wonder goal

Needless to say, the 34-year-old’s goal sent Twitter into meltdown.

Ibrahimovic's goal was cancelled out by Sinan Gumus's goal in the 22nd minute.

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Wayne Rooney
Manchester United
Zlatan Ibrahimovic
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