- 1 Bastian Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin join Manchester United
Both the signings have now come official. Bastian Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin have joined Manchester United officially. The news has been posted by the official Manchester United website, some hours before. Bastian Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin have also given their first official interview as a Manchester United player.
Bastian Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin join Manchester United
First official interview by Bastian Schweinsteiger as a Manchester United player
Bastian Schweinsteiger finally have gone official and left quotes for the interviewers. When asked about his new team and his new coach the German midfielder said
“I have thoroughly enjoyed my time at Bayern Munich, it has been an incredible journey and I didn’t take the decision to leave lightly. Manchester United is the only club that I would have left Munich for. I feel ready for this new and exciting challenge in what I regard as the most competitive league in the world and I am looking forward to working with Louis van Gaal again.”
Bastian Schweinsteiger also had a small and brief quote for Bayern Munich. The midfield maestro have quoted
“I will never forget my time at Bayern Munich and I would like to thank everyone at the club and the fans for the great memories.”
Louis Van Gaal interview on Bastian Schweinsteiger
Manchester United coach, who eventually has coached Basti earlier had little something to introduce him to the club. Louis Van Gaal said about the last experience he had with the latest signing of Manchester United
“Bastian is, of course, no stranger to me. I worked with him during my time at Bayern Munich and I am truly delighted he is joining Manchester United. His record speaks for itself; he has won every honour at club level and was a major part of the successful Germany World Cup-winning team last summer.”
Van Gaal was brief and short about the player. He described Bastian Schweinsteiger with a few words
“Bastian is the ultimate professional and there is no doubting his talent and his ability to control games. He brings a wealth of experience and is an excellent addition to our squad.”
First official interview by Morgan Schneiderlin as a Manchester United player
The French midfielder from Southampton also lodged his first official interview as a Manchester United player today. After signing for Manchester United Morgan Schneiderlin said
“I am delighted to be a Manchester United player. Once I learned that United were interested in signing me, it was a very easy decision to make. I have enjoyed seven very happy years with Southampton and it’s a club that will always be in my heart. But the chance to be part of this squad to help this great club be successful was too good to miss.”
Morgan also added about his concern on how much United means to its followers and fans.
“I’m excited to be starting that journey on our trip to the USA. I know what Manchester United means to fans all over the world and I’m looking forward to experiencing that.”
Louis Van Gaal interview on Morgan Schneiderlin
“Morgan is a very talented player with great energy and ability. His skills will complement the players that we already have and I am very pleased that we have been able to complete this deal before the tour to the United States. That training camp will be very important in our preparations for the new season and gives Morgan and the other players a chance to show our fans what they can achieve together.”
The news of Bastian Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin join Manchester United and Both the official interviews have come already. Let us keep all the nerves of our sense active till the midfielder duo takes it over in USA.