Zlatan Ibrahimovic appears to be like prone to miss the Milan derby this month after his membership AC Milan introduced Thursday that the veteran Swede had once more examined optimistic for coronavirus.
Ibrahimovic, who went into quarantine two weeks in the past when he first examined optimistic, should check detrimental twice earlier than he can return to the Milan squad, whose subsequent recreation is the derby towards Inter on the San Siro on October 17.
Brazilian defender Leo Duarte, whose final check was additionally detrimental, can be persevering with his quarantine. The remainder of the gamers are all detrimental, the membership mentioned.
Ibrahimovic first examined optimistic on September 24, prompting him to fireplace off a feisty tweet: “The Covid had the braveness to problem me. Unhealthy thought.”
The 39-year-old has since posted on social networks a video of him coaching at house.
Regardless of his absence, Milan have made a good begin to the season, having climbed to second in Serie A after profitable all three of their video games and reaching the group levels of the Europa League.
Ibrahimovic prolonged his contract with Milan by one 12 months after a six-month stint final season.