Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic reveals he turned down Van Gaal last season
Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic has claimed he turned down the Reds a year ago - because he wanted to work with Jose Mourinho again.
The Swede, who has been United's' top scorer this season, previously played under Mourinho for Inter Milan.
The pair won a Serie A title together in 2009 before Ibrahimovic moved to Barcelona in exchange for Samuel Eto'o and a reported £59 million.
Ibrahimovic went on to win titles for AC Milan and PSG before he got the call from Mourinho about a reunion at Old Trafford.
"There were talks about me coming to United one year ago, that is... read more
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