Zlatan Ibrahimovic was the star of the show, scoring two goals, as his remarkable renaissance continued at 38-years-old.
What was Ibrahimovic's overall display like?
📷 Match Snapshot
He started the match superbly, scoring within just a few minutes.
⚽ ⏱️ 4' Ante Rebic displays an impressive burst of speed to reach the line before standing a teasing cross into the box for Ibrahimovic, who emphatically scores with a downwards header into the bottom right corner.
Thereafter, Milan controlled the game with 57% possession, but it wasn't until the second half when they managed to score their second.
A ⏱️ 52' Ibrahimovic was the provider this time, as he broke away to the back post to head a cross back across goal into the danger area, allowing Hakan Calhanoglu to half-volley into the roof of the net, after VAR allowed it to be given that is.
⚽ ⏱️ 58' Six minutes later, Zlatan doubled his tally after Calhanoglu returned his previous favour with a slid pass in behind the Samp defence into the left channel. The 38-year-old strode forward with a touch before sending a left-footed strike into the bottom left corner.
Overall, Ibrahimovic enjoyed 59 touches of the ball and completed 38/48 attempted passes as he was involved in the game more than in his recent appearances.
He won 6/10 duels, 2/4 aerial duels, and sent 27 passes into the final third.
The performance earned him a 9.8 FC Rating.
〽️ Rating Week-on-Week
Milan drew 1-1 with Atalanta at the weekend, with Ibrahimovic slightly ineffectual up top, scoring a 6.5 FC Rating.
The outing against Samp represented a significant boost to a 9.8 FC Rating.
🗝️ Key Stats
Ibrahimovic match stats
|FC Rating||9.8||🏆 FC Man of the Match|
|Touches In Box||5|
This weekend, it is the final day in Serie A. The Rossoneri can't move up or down from position six in the league, so don't have much to play for.
Zlatan, meanwhile, is still playing for an extended contract into next season.