(Photo) Wayne Rooney praises out-of-favour Man Utd teammate

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Bastian Schweinsteiger may have been cast aside by Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho but his teammates still appear to be rather fond of him.

United star Wayne Rooney shared a selfie with Schweinsteiger following his final farewell to the Germany national team in Wednesday’s testimonial game against Finland.

Rooney described the experienced midfielder as being a ‘great player and a great person’.

Schweinsteiger was part of Germany’s 2014 World Cup-winning squad and retires as Germany’s fourth most-capped player of all time.

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