15 January 2012

Ibrahimovic: "Thiago Silva is better than Piqué and Puyol"

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a fervent admirer of his teammate Thiago Silva. So much so that it deems best defender barcelonistas Pique and Puyol.

The Milan forward considers that the Brazilian has everything to arrive at most high.

"Thiago Silva is like me, but on defense," said 'Ibra' told the Italian club's official website .

"When I see him play, I realize that he is the world's most complete defense. I shared team players like Puyol, Piqué, Thuram and Cannavaro, and if you ask me why, for me Thiago game to another level," adds former Barca striker.

Ibrahimovic facing forward to the derby on Sunday against Inter Milan: "It will be an intense match," he predicts. (via SPORT)