Manchester United have been on the trail of Bastian Schweinsteiger for the past month and finally appear to have gotten their man as Bayern Munich confirmed an agreement over the player’s sale to Manchester United.
The deal was confirmed by Bayern Chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge who did not disclose the amount but confirmed that an agreement had been reached. Manchester United are expected to finalize the deal in the next few days as Schweinsteiger is reportedly excited at the prospect of a new challenge.
Rummenigge: "Der Kollege von Manchester United hat sich bei mir gemeldet. Haben uns auf einen Transfer verständigt." pic.twitter.com/I36adEGJPO
— FC Bayern München (@FCBayern) July 11, 2015
Manchester United’s Louos van Gaal would be reunited with the winger he converted to a central midfielder during his time at Bayern Munich when the now world class midfielder, Bastian Schweinsteiger completes his move to Old Trafford