Sweden v Ireland

Ibra prepared for Ireland aggression

March 21, 2013
By Miguel Delaney
Sweden forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he does not fear the physical treatment he could face from Republic of Ireland on Friday night.

Ibrahimovic was speaking after Robbie Keane joked that Ireland would have to "kick" the striker when the teams meet for a 2014 World Cup qualifier in Stockholm.

"I'm prepared for everything," Ibrahimovic said. "Opponents have to do everything to stop the other team. That's what we have to do also. Let's see what the game will be. Hopefully it ...

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