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Bastian Schweinsteiger looks set to sign for Manchester United this summer, according to various reports in the last 24 hours, such as one from the Guardian saying a £15m deal is in the works, so here’s a look at five facts the club’s fans should know about the world class German…
1) He’s super versatile
Having made a name for himself in his youth as a winger on either flank, Bastian Schweinsteiger later moved into a central attacking midfield role, though he is now more well suited to a slightly deeper position in front of the back four. In his early days, the German international even played as a left-back and has the qualities to prove useful in almost any position on the pitch with his technique, work rate and range in passing.