That is according to pundit and former Manchester United defender Danny Higginbotham.
Ibrahimovic suffered a serious-looking injury in United’s Europa League quarter-final win over Anderlecht yesterday.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic suffers worrying knee injury against Anderlecht Fri, April 21, 2017
Zlatan Ibrahimovic suffered a worrying knee injury during Manchester United's win over Anderlecht
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Ibrahimovic appeared to hyperextend his right knee
Rashford is now likely to be the No.1 choice up front for manager Jose Mourinho and Higginbotham reckons his pace will bring a different dimension to the Red Devils’ attack.
“He’s shown from his performances recently that he can take on that mantle,” he said on Sky Sports News.
“What it does do is that it will change the way Man United play.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic injured his knee in Man Utd's win last night
Marcus Rashford scored the winner for Man United last night
Danny Higginbotham says Rashford will change the way Man Utd play
“Ibrahimovic is a very different centre forward. The game against Chelsea at the weekend showed it wasn’t all about playing longer balls up to Ibrahimovic.
“Ibrahimovic holds the ball up but if you have Rashford he will be able to create space in behind. It might benefit Man United playing a bit quicker. It’s a different team.”