By Kate Mcgreavy For Mailonline
Published: 07:11 BST, 1 May 2020 | Updated: 07:15 BST, 1 May 2020
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been compared to Roger Federer by AC Milan boss Stefano Pioli as he revealed he has been in touch with the striker during the coronavirus pandemic.
The AC Milan star returned home to Sweden following the outbreak of Covid-19 which saw the Italian top flight suspended.
Speculation surrounds Ibrahimovic's future with his contract the Serie A outfit due to expire this summer - although there is an option to extend it another year - and Pioli has hailed the 38-year-old.
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been hailed by his manager Stefano Pioli