La Gazzetta dello Sport took stock of the situation on the renewal of Ibrahimovic. The Swede played a very important role in winning the Scudetto. Last year he made seven million a year, but now the renewal will take place at much lower figures.
Ibrahimovic, the renewal figures: there is a symbolic figure and one linked to personal and team goals
“One, fixed, with symbolic figures, and one, much more consistent, linked to the achievement of personal and team goals. Goals for which Zlatan is already at work: in the villa in Sardinia he continues with his rehabilitation. In the first part of the season, when Ibra will be busy recovering, the fee will be minimal. But Milan will keep him with them, because Zlatan always has the weight of him in the locker room. And why, to access the locker room, he still needs a Rossoneri contract.
When it becomes available again, it will be able to aspire to richer goals: number of appearances and goals, position in the team’s standings, any goal can be indicated as long as it is actually quantifiable. The flexible contract structure allows you to do this. The new agreement provides figures not even comparable to the current ones: it will go from the seven million of the last salary to a much lower salary. But it is the Rossoneri sentiment that animates Ibra, and respect and affection are absolutely reciprocated. Like this the love story will continue, even if at least for the first part of the season it will be a long-distance story. AC Milan on the pitch and Ibra in the infirmary “