With Cavani,everything seems so easy-Ibrahimovic

cava2Zlatan Ibrahimovic says Edinson Cavani helped raised  Paris Saint-Germain to that  extra dimension they were void of last season.

Cavani has scored 10 goals in 14 Ligue 1 appearances ever since he joined PSG from Napoli in the summer transfer window and Ibrahimovic disclosed that the arrival of the 26-year-old has lifted the goalscoring burden on his shoulders.

“The presence of Cavani makes things easier for me. We help each other out. If I don’t score, he does. This is something we were missing last season,” Ibrahimovic told L’Equipe.

“He does a lot of work defensively as well and is a good addition to the team. We really need someone like him and are a stronger team than last year. If Cavani’s used in the right way, he adds a lot to the team.”

Ibrahimovic then went on to explain that Paris Saint-Germain can defeat any team if they play their own game, although he stresses that they are not on par with some of his former teams just yet.

“There is a bit more pressure than last season because we are the reigning champions, but we know that we can beat any opponent if we play our own game.

“This PSG are a great team, but the Barcelona team I played in was something else. AC Milan were fantastic as well and so were Juventus. But PSG are a great project.”

Les Parisiens currently tops Ligue 1 with 37 points from 15 games.


Adeyemi Adesanya

Sports Business Consultant and Football Intermediary; Risk Management & Due Diligence Consultant; Freelance Football writer & Pundit on Radio & TV and Man.Utd Fan


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