Zlatan Ibrahimovic will miss Paris St Germain’s Ligue 1 season opener at Lille Friday because of a knee injury.

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PSG said on their website (www.psg.fr) Tuesday that the Swedenstriker picked up the injury during the team’s 2-0 win against Olympique Lyonnais in the Champions’ Trophy last Saturday.

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“(Further checks) showed a sprained ligament in his right knee,” the club said.

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PSG kick off this season’s Ligue 1 at Lille Friday at 1830 GMT.