By Alex Martin For Mailonline
Published: 10:33 GMT, 2 December 2017 | Updated: 10:33 GMT, 2 December 2017
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has recalled the famous moment he almost signed for Arsenal, revealing he expected to be put straight into the first-team rather than asked to complete a trial.
The Swede is renowned for being one of many 'what if' moments for Arsene Wenger in the transfer market as he arrived at the club as an unknown but talented teenager.
But with his ego already as big as it is today, Ibrahimovic refused to complete a trial period with the club and chose Ajax instead. He has since had an incredible career that includes 11 league titles in four different countries.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic recalls the time he almost joined Arsenal as an unknown 16-year-old
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