Star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s future at Paris Saint-Germain continues to be the subject of much conjecture (ESPNFC). The conjecture is there despite sporting director Leonardo strongly stating (ESPNFC) last week that he, the Swede and Ezequiel Lavezzi will all stay at the club this summer.
The main team being linked with the towering striker is former club Juventus, whom the talismanic presence left in the wake of the Calciopoli scandal in 2006.
For the moment then, PSG are holding firm, but the question remains: How do you replace a 30+ goals a season striker? Who do you look at?
A number of names have already been linked with the Parc des Princes outfit, with or without Ibrahimovic. But any potential replacement (or ally) for the Swede will have to wait until coach Carlo Ancelotti’s uncertain future is resolved (ESPNFC).
In the meantime, here are five candidates for the role.