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AC Milan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic Reportedly Have Gentleman's Agreement Over Renewal

The striker will be the core of the project next season.

AC Milan v Cagliari Calcio - Serie A Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images

Vito Angele is reporting that AC Milan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic have a gentleman's agreement over his renewal that was set before he left on his vacation. The former Sweden international returned to the club on a six month loan in January and impressed despite his age becoming a major protagonist for the side. He scored 11 goals and provided 5 assists in all competitions.

The report notes that the contract will be signed when he returns to Milan after his vacation. The reports thus far are suggesting a one year deal with an option for a second with the inclusion of a number of bonuses depending on personal and team performance. Ibrahimovic wants to remain at the club and he could be key to breaking into the top 4.