With all the provisional World Cup squads coming out the past two days, the most glaring omission becomes more and more obvious: Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
What have we done as a civilization to deserve this? Why must we miss out on this face:
Wahhhhhhhhh (Image: Reuters)
After Sweden were knocked out by Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal in an epic World Cup qualification playoffs tie, Ibrahimovic quickly announced that he wouldn’t follow this summer’s tournament because “a World Cup without me is not worth watching.”
In response — possibly fearing that Zlatan is right — a collection of some of the most recognizable Brazilian celebrities and athletes have now launched a campaign to lure Zlatan to the World Cup after all, thus ensuring that the tournament will indeed be moderately enjoyable for all.
Featuring the likes of Ronaldo, Dani Alves, Bebeto, Denilson and many more, if this won’t get Zlatan to come to Brazil, nothing will. We present to you the viral video campaign, #VEMIBRA:
H/T 101 Great Goals