Bastian Schweinsteiger

Bastian Schweinsteiger throws happiest first pitch at Cubs game, sings

People are acknowledging his existence again and he is overjoyed (Chicago Cubs/Twitter) Bastian Schweinsteiger is off to a wonderful start in Chicago. He’s scored two goals in his first five matches, people are making eye contact wit him, and the birds don’t stop singing just because he’s around. The good times continued when the world …

DT Exclusive: A revealing interview with Bastian Schweinsteiger

The new Chicago Fire star’s secrets revealed! (Chicago Fire/Twitter) To help hold you over as we wait to see if there will be an episode two of the Dirty Tackle podcast, we managed to get an exclusive interview with Chicago Fire signing Bastian Schweinsteiger. It didn’t go well, but it did provide at least one …

DT Exclusive: Bastian Schweinsteiger’s negotiations with the Chicago Fire

How a sad footballer ends up joining a sadder club (Bastian Schweinsteiger/Twitter) Bastian Schweinsteiger will join the Chicago Fire on a one-year deal after making just four appearances for Man United this season. The following is a transcript of Schweinsteiger’s negotiations with Chicago general manager Nelson Rodriguez. Rodriguez: Bastian, we would very much like to have …

How Bastian Schweinsteiger was left out of Man United’s squad photo

The cruel treatment of the Red Devils’ forgotten man continues (Manchester United) The Ghost of Old Trafford, Bastian Schweinsteiger, was left out of Manchester United’s squad photo for the 2016/17 season. This isn’t terribly surprising, given that he’s been left out of everything else they’ve done this season, but it’s still another slap in the …

The ghost of Bastian Schweinsteiger refuses to leave Old Trafford

One might expect a player who has been frozen out and told to find a new club by his employer would retreat into the shadows of social media, but Bastian Schweinsteiger is doing the exact opposite. And it’s becoming uncomfortable for everyone. It started with Schweini drawing attention to the fact that he wasn’t even …