Schweinsteiger added to Europa squad

German midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has completed a remarkable revival of his time with Manchester United. The former German skipper found himself out of favour under manager Jose Mourinho, who replaced Louis Van Gaal during summer. He was made to train with the reserves by Mourinho, and it looked certain that he would leave the club in January. However, he remained professional in training and was awarded two substitute appearances in cup games. He followed his substitute appearances with his first start for United in more than a year in the…

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Schweinsteiger rolls back the years as Manchester United win 4-0 in FA Cup

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After being frozen out by Jose Mourinho, Bastian Schweinsteiger came back into the team with a fine performance assisting a goal as well as scoring one. 2 – Bastian Schweinsteiger has both scored (1) and assisted (1) as many goals today as in his previous 33 games for Man Utd. Return. — OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) January 29, 2017 The midfielder last started a game for United on 9th January 2016. The former German international had only made two appearances from the bench this season, against Hammers and Reading in EFL Cup and…

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Fans can’t believe rumours about Bastian Schweinsteiger’s next destination

Bastian Schweinsteiger has attracted a lot of attention in media recently because of his current situation at Manchester United. The German international, who joined United last summer, has been totally sidelined by Jose Mourinho following his arrival. The Portuguese manager has clearly stated that the 32-year-old doesn’t feature in his future plans. It is widely expected that the 2012 World Cup winner will join a new club this summer, with a number of destinations being touted. The latest rumours have thrown the name of Celtic into the mix and football fans…

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Jose Mourinho and Manchester United accused of bullying and disrespect

Jose Mourinho can’t seem to get rid of controversies. The Manchester United manager has now been accused of bullying for his treatment of midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger. The latest reports have suggested that Mourinho wants to get rid of the German international and has forced him out of first-team activities. The 32-year-old has also been forced to train with the reserves by the Portuguese. The world football players’ union FIFpro has now come out and accused of the United manager of bullying the United player. FIFpro’s Raymond Baard even suggested that, in a…

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Bayern could sign Manchester United outcast

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Bayer Munich have expressed willingness to bring back Bastian Schweinsteiger from Manchester United. The German international, who signed for United last summer, has been asked to train with the reserves squad by Red Devils manager Jose Mourinho and has been told that he has no future at the club. The 32-year-old won eight Bundesliga titles and one Champions League title during his time with Bayern. However, his debut season at United was ravaged by injuries, and he made only 18 league appearances for the Red Devils. He still has two…

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Massive exodus expected at Manchester United

Following the imminent arrival of Paul Pogba from Juventus, one could expect a massive exodus of players from Manchester United, according to Daily Mail. The report claims that as many as nine players could leave United in the coming days. German midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is expected to be the biggest causality of Jose Mourinho’s arrival at Old Trafford. The 31-year-old arrived was signed by former manager Louis Van Gaal from Bayern Munich last summer. However, his debut season in Premier League was plagued with injuries and he failed to make the…

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Manchester United forced to pay huge amount to get rid of midfielder

Bastian Schweinsteiger arrived at Old Trafford from Bayern Munich amid much fanfare last summer. Former United manager Louis Van Gaal, who had previously worked with the German at Bayern, secured the signing of the midfielder for £6.5 million, and many United fans thought that they have got the better part of the deal. A hugely experienced and talented midfielder, who had won almost all the major honours for his club and country, for such a measly amount! What was not to like? However, the German international’s move to the Premier…

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Three players face the end of their time at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho is set to take charge of Manchester United this week, according to the latest reports. As expected, the Portuguese manager’s arrival at Old Trafford will result in a major shake-up of the squad. Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been heavily linked with a move to the Red Devils recently and The Sun claims that the Swedish striker has already agreed on a deal with the Red Devils. However, Mourinho’s arrival will also spell the end of several players at the club. According to the same report, Mourinho has already made his mind…

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Barcelona want Manchester United defender, star midfielder also linked with exit

La Liga giants Barcelona are eyeing a move for Manchester United defender Marcus Rojo, according to the reports. The Sun claims that Barcelona are planning to make a move for the unsettled defender in the summer. The report states that the Catalan club will table an initial bid of £12 million for the Argentina international. The 26-year-old, who arrived in a £16 million deal from Sporting Lisbon in 2014, has made only eight league appearances for the Red Devils. Rojo recently revealed that he will be leaving the Manchester club when his…

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Bastian Schweinsteiger to appeal violent conduct charge

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Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger will appeal against his charge of violent conduct after being charged by the FA for allegedly elbowing West Ham defender Winston Reid during Saturday’s 0-0 draw at Old Trafford. Schweinsteiger faces a minimum of three games on the sidelines if found guilty of deliberately striking Reid in the throat. However, PA Sport report that the German plans to contest the charge by appealing before Thursday’s 12pm deadline. Schweinsteiger’s likely suspension does not and will not affect European fixtures. Therefore, he is available to play in tonight’s…

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Man United gossip: Giggs to be named as next Red Devils boss as angry players confront LVG

Thursday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer rumour gossip. England’s record goalscorer Wayne Rooney, 29, has been called one of the greatest players of his generation by Barcelona’s Argentina forward Lionel Messi, according to the Daily Mirror. “There are many special players, but nobody like him” purred the Barcelona and Argentina superstar of Three Lions striker. Despite reaching the landmark achievement of 50 goals, Rooney says he still fears for his England place because of the emergence of talented youngsters such as Tottenham’s 22-year-old striker Harry Kane, The Guardian reports.…

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Bastian Schweinsteiger’s move to Man United cost just £6.5m, former club reveals

Bastian Schweinsteiger’s former club have revealed that the 31-year-old moved to Manchester United for just £6.5m, according to the Metro. The Metro report that it had been thought that the World Cup winner had left Bayern Munich for £14m, but amateur side Rosenheim have issued a statement to acknowledge that they have received a slice of the actual fee, and it appears that the Red Devils have landed themselves a huge bargain. “The transfer fee adds up to €9 million. We have been credited for two years [that Schweinsteiger spent…

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Man United unveil third kit that will be worn during Champions League campaign

With a place in the Champions League group stage comfortably assured, Manchester United have unveiled their third kit, that will only be worn during this season’s competition, the Daily Express report. The Red Devils have already debuted their new home strip, and wore their all white away kit during their narrow victory over Aston Villa, and were obviously waiting until progress through the play-off stage of European’s premier competition was guaranteed before showing off the black and orange third kit. The strip is the latest offering from their record-breaking £750m…

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Manchester United predicted XI vs Club Brugge: Louis van Gaal’s looking to avoid slip-up in Belgium

Manchester United go into the second leg of their Champions League play-off tie with Club Brugge knowing that while they carry a two-goal advantage, their lead is still precarious given the Belgian side’s away goal in the opening clash at Old Trafford. Here is how we expect Louis van Gaal’s side to line up for Wednesday’s game: GK- Sergio Romero With David de Gea being left at home (via Manchester Evening News), van Gaal has just Romero and Sam Johnstone to choose from. Given that the tie is not done…

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Manchester United predicted XI vs Club Brugge: Bastian Schweinsteiger to make first start for Red Devils

Manchester United host Belgian side Club Brugge in the first leg of their Champions League play-off tie on Tuesday night. Louis van Gaal will be hoping that the Red Devils can extend their perfect start to the new campaign, and give themselves a comfortable lead ahead of the second leg next week. Here is how we expect United to line-up at Old Trafford: GK- Sergio Romero The Argentinian is yet to concede since his summer move to Manchester United, and as David de Gea continues to be exiled from the…

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Man United announce squad numbers: Memphis to wear iconic No.7

Manchester United have announced their squad numbers ahead of the 2015/16 season, and have confirmed that new boy Memphis Depay will take over from Angel Di Maria in the number seven jersey. Announcing the numbers via their official website the club have confirmed that Memphis Depay will don the famous shirt now that Angel Di Maria has departed for Paris Saint Germain (via BBC). He will also follow on in the footsteps of such legends like George Best, Eric Cantona, David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo and fans will hope that he…

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(Images)Man United’s new boys head into city for night out ahead of new Premier League season

Two of Manchester United’s latest signings look like they are settling in to their new surroundings nicely, after both Morgan Schneiderlin and Bastian Schweinsteiger were snapped looking pretty happy alongside their partners outside an Italian restaurant, the Daily Star report. The holding midfield pair were officially unveiled by the Red Devils on the same day, and were soon jetting off with their new teammates to take part in United’s pre-season tour of America (via Guardian), meaning that they have barely had time to get used to their new home. However,…

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Man United gossip: Real reject TWO £100m Bale bids and PSG star makes sly dig at Red Devils

Tuesday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer gossip. Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has made two £100m bids for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, 26, this summer, The Sun reports. Both Madrid and Bale have stated that they don’t intend to do business with the Red Devils on this matter. Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has claimed that former player Bastian Schweinsteiger, 31, a summer signing for Manchester United, has not been fit for the past three years, the Daily Telegraph reports. The number of games the veteran midfielder…

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Louis van Gaal criticises “BAD” Bastian Schweinsteiger after midfielder’s performance in friendly

Bastian Schweinsteiger may have won almost everything during his illustrious career, but that has not stopped Louis van Gaal singling him out for criticism following Manchester United’s friendly win against San Jose Earthquakes. The Red Devils had been 2-1 up at the break – the second goal coming from fellow new signing Memphis Depay – when van Gaal made several changes heading into the second-half, including the introduction of the former Bayern Munich midfielder. And while United would win the match 3-1, the German had clearly not done enough to…

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Bayern Munich captain hints that Thomas Muller could follow Bastian Schweinsteiger to Man United

Bayern Munich stalwart Philipp Lahm has refused to deny that striker Thomas Muller could leave the club this summer and follow former teammate Bastian Schweinsteiger to Manchester United, the London Evening Standard reports. The Evening Standard reported earlier this week that Louis van Gaal is definitely in the market for a new striker during the transfer window, and Lahm has confirmed that Muller could be one of the names of the Dutchman’s wish list. “It’s not my decision,” Lahm told reporters in Shanghai, where Bayern are preparing to take on…

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(Video) Bastian Schweinsteger’s passing vs Club America gives Man United fans a glimpse of what to expect

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Germany legend Bastian Schweinsteiger made his debut for Manchester United on Saturday night in a pre-season friendly against Mexican side Club America, and got his new fans all excited by displaying a truly sensational array of passing. United won the encounter 1-0, and though the veteran midfielder only came on in the second half, he did enough to give his new fans an idea of what’s to come in his debut season in the Premier League. See the footage from last night’s game below… READ MORE: Manchester United News and…

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SHOTS FIRED! Schweinsteiger says he joined Man United to ‘play for a big club’

Manchester United new boy Bastian Schweinsteiger has already began to get his new fans onside by hailing the club as the biggest in the world, according to the Metro. The World Cup winner sealed his arrival at Old Trafford in a £14m deal earlier this week (via Metro) following hot on the heels of fellow new arrivals Matteo Darmian and Morgan Schneiderlin. Over the past decade he has starred for German giants Bayern Munich, during which time he has won virtually everything there is to win in the game, but…

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Top 10 most expensive golden oldies as Bastian Schweinsteiger and Petr Cech complete lucrative summer moves

Bastian Schweinsteiger has moved into the top ten for most expensive players over the age of 30, after he completed his move from Bayern Munich to Manchester United. READ MORE: Manchester United News and Gossip Man United’s FRIGHTENING potential XI for 2015/16: New boys to make Red Devils title contenders Seven Premier League stars to bounce back in 2015/16 Arsenal and Man Utd stars to step up The Daily Mail previously compiled the full list of football’s most expensive golden oldies, however we’ve now updated it to include the German stalwart:…

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Man United’s FRIGHTENING potential XI for 2015/16: New boys to make Red Devils title contenders

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Manchester United have been active in the transfer market so far this summer and as such are in the process of turning themselves in genuine title contenders once again. With that in mind, we thought it’d be worth a quick look into how the club could well be lining up next term. More signings are likely to be made before the season kicks off, with one or two others heading out the door, but as it stands, this is one terrifyingly good starting XI. GK: David de Gea The club…

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(Images) Man United new boys Schweinsteiger and Schneiderlin train in USA tour

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Manchester United new boys Bastian Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin have wasted no time at all in getting integrated with their teammates as they flew out with the squad for their pre-season training camp in the United States. After agreeing deals to join the club on Monday, they jetted out with the rest of the side and judging by the pictures below they are already looking right at home. Veteran World Cup winner Schweinsteiger put pen-to-paper on a three-year deal, while Schneiderlin agreed a four-year contract after completing a £25m switch.…

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