Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes big prediction about Man United under Jose Mourinho

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is backing Manchester United to find their feet in the Premier League this year under Jose Mourinho

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is backing Jose Mourinho to lead Manchester United back to the top of English football this year.

The Red Devils are currently getting used to life under their new boss following the Portuguese coach’s appointment as the club’s new manager back in May.

Manchester United have shown some signs of significant improvement in recent weeks as they look to break back into the top four this season following their fifth-placed finish last term.

Mourinho has been tasked with steering Manchester United back to the top of English football following their dip in form since Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement back in 2013.

And Ibrahimovic, who joined the Red Devils from Paris Saint-Germain in the summer transfer window, is expecting big things from Manchester United this year.

Speaking to Manchester United’s website before Monday’s trip to West Ham, Ibrahimovic said: “Hopefully we can get to the top [in 2017].

“We have had our dips, we were winning and losing, but hopefully the other teams drop points and we can move closer to them and get into the top four.”

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Manchester United won the FA Cup and finished fifth in the Premier League last season under Louis van Gaal.

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