Two years ago today Zlatan Ibrahimovic signed for the Los Angeles Galaxy. He was one of the top-three players in Major League Soccer. Bar Josef Martinez and Carlos Vela, no other player in the league came close to his impact and quality. He scored at almost a goal per game, would have been named MLS MVP in almost any season bar the two he played in thanks to the historic achievements of Martinez and Vela, and was entirely dominant throughout his two years in the league.
When it was announced that he would leave the LA Galaxy in the offseason, a certain degree of panic set in.