It’s barely been the happiest of spells for Bastian Schweinsteiger ever since he moved to Manchester United, with the Red Devils in the Transfer Tavern watching on in anger.
While his form since moving to Old Trafford hasn’t been much to shout about, the World Cup winner is a popular figure amongst the fans propping up the bar and has largely been ostracised by Jose Mourinho.
So, reports from ESPN claiming the Bayern Munich legend is in talks with Chicago Fire have actually given the fans something to cheer.
Despite his standing as one of the most revered central midfielders in Europe following his time in Bavaria, he’s only been able to muster 18 appearances on these shores and a fresh start under the ‘Special One’ is looking hugely unlikely.
Would Mourinho be well advised to keep a hold of Schweinsteiger after all? Let us know below…
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