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Sweden Striker Ibrahimovic Ruled Out Of This Summer's European Championship Due To Knee Injury

Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was ruled out of this season summer’s European Championship because he had a knee injury.

The 39-year-old was enrolled to the Sweden squad in March after moving out of international retirement.

A post on Sweden’s official Twitter page reveals that Ibrahimovic had informed coach Janne Andersson that he was unable to take part at Euro 2020 because he had a knee injury.

Ibrahimovic under went the problem playing for AC Milan in a win at Juventus on 9 May.

The striker, Ibrahimovic, who has until now netted 62 times for Sweden and is his country’s record goalscorer, was replaced after 66 minutes during the 3-0 game over Juve.

Ibrahimovic said he marked his entry again to international football after being away for five years with an aid when Sweden defeated Georgia in a World Cup 2022 qualifier in March.

The Euros take place between 11 June and 11 July, having been delayed around by one year as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

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