PSG striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns to training after injury

Thursday August 28th, 2014

Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has returned to light training as he recovers from an oblique injury, the Associated Press reports.

Ibrahimovic, 32, left PSG's Aug. 16 match against Bastia with the injury and was expected to miss six weeks.

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The AP reports Ibrahimovic wants to make his return to PSG this weekend.

Now back to training, Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is hoping to play in Sunday's home match against Saint-Etienne.

He scored a record 41 goals last season for PSG. The team has started the Ligue 1 season 1-2-0, including last week's 0-0 draw against Evian without Ibrahimovic in the lineup.

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