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Football: Fans snap up Ibrahimovic stamps

Sweden's postal service on Thursday began selling stamps featuring Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, drawing strong interest from fans as well as collectors. "We have sold five million stamps in advance and that is a lot," Posten's head of stamps, Britt-Inger Hahne, told news agency TT. Out of the five stamps, three are from the Sweden-England friendly in November 2012 when the Swedish star scored four times to give his side a 4-2 win, saving his most spectacular goal -- an outrageous long-range bicycle kick -- for last.

Football: Ibrahimovic hat-trick disposes of Toulouse

A hat-trick by Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspired French champions Paris Saint Germain to a 4-2 win over Toulouse on Sunday and their first away victory in Ligue 1 since January 11. Ibrahimovic's treble -- which took him to 22 goals in Ligue 1 this season -- and one from Argentinian Ezequiel Lavezzi, Toulouse's two being scored by Wissam Ben Yedder -- restored their five point lead over Monaco, who had beaten Reims 3-2 on Friday, and extended their unbeaten run in Ligue 1 to 10 games.

Football: Ibrahimovic hat-trick disposes of Toulouse

A hat-trick by Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspired French champions Paris Saint Germain to a 4-2 win over Toulouse on Sunday and their first away victory in Ligue 1 since January 11. Ibrahimovic's treble -- which took him to 22 goals in Ligue 1 this season -- and one from Argentinian Ezequiel Lavezzi, Toulouse's two being scored by Wissam Ben Yedder -- restored their five point lead over Monaco, who had beaten Reims 3-2 on Friday, and extended their unbeaten run in Ligue 1 to 10 games.

Football: Ibrahimovic hat-trick disposes of Toulouse

A hat-trick by Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspired French champions Paris Saint Germain to a 4-2 win over Toulouse on Sunday and their first away victory in Ligue 1 since January 11. Ibrahimovic's treble -- which took him to 22 goals in Ligue 1 this season -- and one from Argentinian Ezequiel Lavezzi, Toulouse's two being scored by Wissam Ben Yedder -- restored their five point lead over Monaco, who had beaten Reims 3-2 on Friday, and extended their unbeaten run in Ligue 1 to 10 games.

Football: Ibrahimovic double puts PSG on verge of quarters

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice to leave Paris Saint-Germain on course for the Champions League quarter-finals after their 4-0 win at ten-man Bayer Leverkusen in Tuesday's last 16, first-leg clash. Leverkusen, second only to Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga, suffered their third straight home defeat as Laurent Blanc's PSG were rarely troubled at the BayArena with Ibrahimovic the architect of the victory with two goals in three first-half minutes. "We had a good start and when you are one goal up, it's easier, it gives you space," said Ibrahimovic.

Football: Ibrahimovic double puts PSG on verge of quarters

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice to leave Paris Saint-Germain on course for the Champions League quarter-finals after their 4-0 win at ten-man Bayer Leverkusen in Tuesday's last 16, first-leg clash. Leverkusen, second only to Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga, suffered their third straight home defeat as Laurent Blanc's PSG were rarely troubled at the BayArena with Ibrahimovic the architect of the victory with two goals in three first-half minutes.

Football: Messi more than a dream signing, says Ibrahimovic

Signing Lionel Messi would take French champions Paris Saint-Germain to the next level, according to their current star forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Press rumours in France suggest the big-spending Qatari-backed Parisians are in the market for a record bid for the Argentine wizard.

Football: Messi more than a dream signing, says Ibrahimovic

Signing Lionel Messi would take French champions Paris Saint-Germain to the next level, according to their current star forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Press rumours in France suggest the big-spending Qatari-backed Parisians are in the market for a record bid for the Argentine wizard.

It's not about me and Ronaldo, says Ibrahimovic

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - - Sweden captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic has dismissed talk of his nation's World Cup playoff with Portugal in Lisbon on Friday being just a contest between him and Cristiano Ronaldo. "I see two different players, two players who do things fantastically well and represent their countries in the best possible way," Ibrahimovic told reporters on Wednesday. "One shouldn't focus on just two players - it's Sweden against Portugal and I think the collectives are the most important."

Football: Brilliant Ibrahimovic tears apart Anderlecht

A sensational performance by Zlatan Ibrahimovic helped Paris Saint-Germain continue their perfect start in Champions League Group C with a 5-0 win at Anderlecht on Wednesday. Sweden star Ibrahimovic scored a hat-trick in the space of 19 first-half minutes at the Stade Constant Vanden Stock in Brussels, one of the quickest triples in the competition's history. He netted another in the 62nd minute, after Edinson Cavani had also found the target after the break, as PSG made it three convincing wins from three group games to close in on a last-16 berth.
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