Zlatan Ibrahimovic could make his rebound to European football in Monday’s Serie A game between AC Milan and Sampdoria.
The 38-year-old Swedish striker has marked a six-month contract with Milan – a club he played for somewhere in the range of 2010 and 2012 – in the wake of leaving LA Galaxy.
Ibrahimovic has scored 122 Serie An objectives for Inter Milan, Juventus and Milan, who are eleventh in the alliance.
He has been named in Stefano Pioli’s squad for Monday’s down at San Siro.
Ibrahimovic scored in a preparation ground benevolent against lower association Rhodense on Friday, which Milan won 9-0.
In the interim, vandals in his home city Malmo have toppled a statue of the player since he put resources into another Swedish club, Hammarby, a year ago.
There are six games in Serie An on Monday since 6 January – the Epiphany – is an open occasion in Italy.
Champions Juventus have Cagliari at 14:00 GMT, with pioneers Inter Milan going to Napoli at 19:45.