Manchester United over-reliant on Ibrahimovic, says club legend Giggs

Thierry Henry believes winning the Premier League title is the motivation that has brought the Swede back to Manchester United.

Ryan Giggs believes Manchester United are over-reliant on Zlatan Ibrahimovic and feels the Swede's team-mates should contribute more in front of goal.

The 35-year-old has been in sublime form this season and has already netted 28 goals in all competitions.

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Ibrahimovic's United colleagueshave been far less prolific, though, with only Juan Mata hitting double figures for the current campaign.

"There is not a lot wrong with the team, the performances are good and defensively we look strong," Giggs told Today.

"It is just that concentration in front ofgoal and just that over-reliance, really, on Ibrahimovic.

"He is the centre-forward, but you need goals to come from everywhere, be it the wide men, midfielders, or even the defenders chipping in at set-pieces."

One of the players who has been struggling in front of goal is Jesse Lingard, who recently signed a new and improved contract, and Giggs has urged the England international to step up his game.

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"Jesse is perhaps one of the players who needs to score more goals; as an attacking player you need to be heading for double figures and also 10, 12, 15 assists," Giggs added.

"Jesseis that type of player who can do that, now he needs toconcentrate on his football and make sure he puts the regular, consistent performances in."

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