Who is Zlatan Ibrahimovic?
The Bosnian and Swedish veteran was once one of the world’s highest paying players and recently started his own company to supplement his profits. He is currently a striker that plays for AC Milan.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is one of the most famous footballers in the world, having spent a long career working for Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United.
During his playing career, he has collected over 30 trophies and is also the world record goalscorer for Sweden.
He has received millions in salaries from his different clubs and signing-on fees as a result of his tremendous talent, but he is also a shrewd businessman with various interests.
Sports24 discusses how much Ibrahimovic receives, his endorsement transactions and net worth.
What’s the net worth of Zlatan Ibrahimovic?
The net worth of Ibrahimovic is estimated to be in the region of £ 110 million, accumulated during a two-decade career.
In 2014, Forbes listed Ibrahimovic as the world’s 12th highest paid athlete, and his business activities have since helped him as well.
However, as he contends with the advance of time, his earning power has decreased significantly, slipping to 30th in Forbes’ 2017 list of highest earning athletes and he has slipped out of the top 100 as of 2019.
How much is Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s salary?
Ibrahimovic is currently earning €7 million annual base salary from AC Milan contract updated for 2020/21 season. That works out at about €145,000 a week or €583,000 a month, making him the highest paid player in the club, a nice sum for an ace striker.
His earnings, of course, are not just earned from his football contracts and he has other income sources, such as sponsorship deals.
What sponsorship deals does Zlatan Ibrahimovic have?
Ibrahimovic was an official Nike Mercurial Athlete between 2004 and 2014, ensuring he was actively involved in the brand’s marketing – and well paid for doing so. In 2016, he launched A-Z Sportswear, his own brand.
In 2016-17, Ibrahimovic had a boot sponsorship deal with Adidas, but returned to Nike in 2017, wearing football boots from Nike Mercurial. As he does not have an ambassadorial role with Nike, like many of their other athletes, he does not post images of their products on Instagram or Twitter.
Ibrahimovic has been sponsored by Volvo cars for the past few years, appearing in some of their television advertisements, and even made a public appearance at their factory in Sweden in September 2017 in his homeland. Other deals include Vitamin Well sports drinks, Microsoft Xbox and Nivea.
What companies does Zlatan Ibrahimovic own?
In June 2016, Ibrahimovic started his own company, A-Z Sportswear, to market sportswear for men, women and kids. A partnership between the footballer and Petter Varner, head of the Norwegian apparel giant Varner.
He also introduced Ibrahimovic Parfums while he was at PSG, with the Swede partnering with Olivier Pescheux, a world-leading Givaudan perfume manufacturer in Paris, to produce his own signature scents for men and women.
He also had his own Android title, a free-to-download game, Zlatan Legends, which provided in-app purchases.
What job does Zlatan Ibrahimovic do for charity?
For several years, Ibrahimovic has collaborated with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), helping to support efforts to raise awareness of the suffering of people all over the world. One of their promotions was named 805 Million Names and the footballer showed this by tattooing the names of 50 hungry people on his skin before a PSG game.
He also arranged for a squad of disabled Swedish footballers in 2014 to go to the INAS World Football Championships.
This is his latest ride: a rare Ferrari Monza SP2 worth €2 million.
Ibrahimovic also have among his car collections Maserati, Volvo C30, Audi.
He owns a Lamborghini called Zlatmobile.
Who is Zlatan Ibrahimovic wife?
Helena Seger who was born on 25th August 1970 in Lindesberg, Sweden. Helena met Zlatan when she was 32 years old. They both have 2 boys.
He has homes in LA, Paris, Milan, and Malmo.