I've been here, we won, and you want to grow up as a player and a leader as well.
A key difference between the two, however, is that the former will, one day, come back to pick up from where he left off.
Mkhitaryan gave United the lead with the first big chance of the game, firing home from 12 yards following a sweeping move made possible by Paul Pogba's outstanding pass through the defence.
Should you be interested, the genuine 1,000 krona note actually features the image of Dag Hammarskjöld, a Swedish diplomat who was and still is the only UN Secretary-General to die in office.
He claimed: "You have Benjamin Franklin and you have me".
"It's possible, it's open", manager Jose Mourinho said last week.
"I've been playing for one season, I came here to hopefully be a leader as well in the team".
Mourinho's claim suggests Zlatan will return after he has finished rehabbing his knee.
United could not commit to a new deal as Ibrahimovic is set to remain sidelined until early 2018, but the 35-year-old has continued training with the Red Devils.
Things have been getting even better for the Swede star too - as now he has revealed his own brand of perfume, aptly named "Supreme".
Zlatan Ibrahimovic poses with that banner about a fan's wife!