Zlatan Ibrahimovic's wondergoal boots could be yours for just $8



2015-06-26 13:03:40

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's wondergoal boots could be yours for just $8

The boots Sweden's Zlatan Ibrahimovic was wearing when he scored his wondergoal are to be raffled

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's wondergoal on November 14 is being heralded as one of the greatest the sport has ever seen, and nowa Swedish teammate is offering the bootsthestarwore during the game in an effort to raise money for charity.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal boots raffle Olssen "It was a nice goal, I enjoyed it very much, even if it was a friendly"

The Swedish striker's 35-yard overhead kick against England on Wednesday night has ignited the international sports media, with even England's captain Steven Gerrard describing it as the best goal he had ever seen.

West Bromwich Albion defender and Swedish international, Jonas Olsson, has managed to secure the coveted boots from Ibrahimovic and will raffle them as part of his campaign for The Winnicott Foundation - a charity which aims to improve care for premature and sick babies.

All that is required is a minimum donation of 5 ($8)towards the cause, with all donors entered into the draw on November 22.Olsson aims to raise 10,000 ($15,862)for the charity, following his own daughter, Iris Annabelle, being born seven weeks early.

To help raise awareness of the cause, Olsson will also raffle a number of his own personal football items, such as his shirts, shoes and boots.

These are not the first sports star's boots to have been sold for charity. In July, a pair of Usain Bolt's signed running spikes sold for 25,000 ($38,744) to raise funds for the sprinter's education foundation.

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