AC Milan striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic has come out to say that he is Santa Claus. He recently revealed that this is the case because he brings gifts to 27 children, his 2 kids in Sweden, and his 25 team-mates at AC Milan.
According to him, he never asks anything for himself during Christmas, because is father Christmas, and he is very happy at his club.
He added that he has seen many footballers who have won the World Cup, European Championship, Champions League, even the Ballon d’Or, but they have all disappeared, while he remains in the game after 25 years.
His words, “I never ask for anything for myself [at Christmas],”
“I am Santa Claus. I am the one who brings gifts to all my 27 children: two are in Sweden and the other 25 are at Milanello.”
“This year, huge congratulations for what we have done and what we’re doing. We’ve lost very few games. I don’t know if that’s thanks to me, but I did do something, I brought something in.”
On his awards, “I wouldn’t swap my 12 Guldbollen for one from France Football because, for me, they mean continuity,”
“I have seen many who have won the World Cup, European Championship, Champions League, even the Ballon d’Or, had a wonderful year, fantastic, then later they disappeared, but I’ve been in the game for 25 years. Always at the top. It’s a big difference.”