Incredible stats and records from Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s 22-year career

With 470 goals in 763 appearances, Ibrahimovic averages a goal every 127.7 minutes throughout his career. His best minutes per goal ratio is in Ligue 1, where he averaged a goal every 91 minutes with PSG.
He’s now scored in 23 consecutive top-flight seasons after making his debut for Malmo in 1999.


Some well-known footballers that will playing in 4 straight calendar decades: (90s/00s/10s/20s)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic- Milan

Roque Santa Cruz- Olimpia

Gianluigi Buffon- Juventus

Claudio Pizarro- Werder Bremen

Artiz Aduriz- Athletic Bilbao

Iker Casillas- FC Porto


The longest spell of his career came with PSG, in which he scored 156 goals in 180 appearances across four seasons. He was the club’s all-time top scorer for a period but has since been usurped by former strike partner Edinson Cavani.


40-year-old Zlatan Ibrahimovic Equals Cristiano Ronaldo’s Unique Goalscoring Record

Zlatan Ibrahimović joined Cristiano Ronaldo (on December 30 v Burnley) as the only two players to score against 80 different teams in the top five leagues since 2000.

Venezia were the 80th team Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored against in the top five European leagues when the Swedish international netted against Venezia in Serie A 2021-22 on 9th Jan, 2022.


Years Zlatan has scored in:

:soccer: 1999
:soccer: 2000
:soccer: 2001
:soccer: 2002
:soccer: 2003
:soccer: 2004
:soccer: 2005
:soccer: 2006
:soccer: 2007
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:soccer: 2009
:soccer: 2010
:soccer: 2011
:soccer: 2012
:soccer: 2013
:soccer: 2014
:soccer: 2015
:soccer: 2016
:soccer: 2017
:soccer: 2018
:soccer: 2019
:soccer: 2020
:soccer: 2021
:soccer: 2022