2018 World Cup: Zlatan Ibrahimovic names 2 players to watch in Russia
LA Galaxy striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic has named two players to watch at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Ibrahimovic, who will not be part of Sweden national team in this year’s tournament, listed Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba and Paris Saint-Germain forward, Kylian Mbappe as the two surprise stars to watch at this year’s World Cup.
The 36-year-old believes the duo will shine in Russia for the France national team.
“I think Pogba for sure, who everybody knows is fast and skilful,” Zlatan told FIFA official website.
“Mbappe, an upcoming star who still has more to give to get to the top, but he will for sure arrive there.
“There are so many players who are exciting at the moment that for sure some other star that nobody has been talking about will dominate.”
Pogba and Mbappe are part of Didier Deschamp’s France squad and could make the starting XI for the nation’s first fixture against Australiaon Saturday.