"I don't need Ballon d'Or to know I'm the best"

Zlatan celebrates his goal against Olympiakos. Credit: PA

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has brushed off talk of winning the Ballon d'Or trophy by insisting he doesn't need personal awards to know he is the world's best.

Speaking after helping PSG beat Olympiakos in the Champions League on Wednesday night, he said:

"For some players it's important, but not for me. I don't need that trophy to know that I'm the best"

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