Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the 6-foot-5 striker for Paris Saint-Germain, scored four goals, including an astounding overhead strike in stoppage time, as Sweden defeated England, 4-2, on Tuesday.
He has scored 39 goals in 85 international appearances for Sweden.
“Only certain players can do that. And he is a special player. … That was one of the best individual performances I have seen,” England’s Steven Gerrard said in The Independent. “He is not everyone’s cup of tea but he is certainly mine.”