Zlatan’s decision to participate in the music competition has caused controversy in Italy with several experts accusing him of diverting their attention at an important moment of the season
AC Milan has provided Zlatan Ibrahimovic with a detailed training schedule, while co-hosting the San Remo Music Festival, sources told ESPN.
San Remo, an annual Italian music festival that runs from March 2-6, has generally been the forerunner of the country’s Eurovision Song Contest and has seen global music stars such as Eminem, Destiny’s Child perform. and Britney Spears.
Ibrahimovic’s decision to participate has caused controversy in Italy with several experts accusing him of diverting their attention from football at a time when AC Milan has lost consecutive games in Serie A, including the derby against Inter Milan, a result that the left the Nerazzurri four points behind in the standings.
A club source told ESPN that, in addition to Ibrahimovic’s personalized training regimen, he will be accompanied by a Milan staff member that week and will follow the team’s schedule on match days for games against Udinese and Verona.
As a co-host, Ibrahimovic will stay for the entire festival and will sing a duet with his good friend and Bologna coach Sinisa Mihajlovic. He signed the contract to co-host the festival before signing its 12-month extension in Milan at the start of the campaign.