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Schweinsteiger appointed new Germany captain, replaces Lahm

DUSSELDORF, Germany -- Bastian Schweinsteiger was named Germany captain on Tuesday, replacing the retired Philipp Lahm. The 30-year-old Schweinsteiger takes over from his Bayern Munich teammate, who is also 30 but stepped back from international soccer after winning the World Cup. ''Schweinsteiger has always taken on responsibility when he had to. I could always rely on him...
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4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Schweinsteiger confirmed as Germany captain

Bastian Schweinsteiger has been appointed as Germany’s new national captain, replacing the retired Philipp Lahm. Lahm stepped down from national […]
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5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bastian Schweinsteiger named Germany captain

DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) Bastian Schweinsteiger has been named Germany captain to replace the retired Philipp Lahm. The 30-year-old Schweinsteiger, who will miss Germany's next two games because of a lingering knee injury, will take over from his Bayern Munich teammate, who is also 30 but stepped back from international soccer after winning the World Cup. Germany coach Joachim...
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6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bayern Munich star Schweinsteiger to miss start of Bundesliga season

Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is set to miss the start of the Bundesliga season and Germany's next two international fixtures, according to his club's chairman. Speaking in Munich on Tuesday, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said the knee injury which Schweinsteiger aggravated during a pre-season match in the United States was likely to sideline the World Cup winner...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Schweinsteiger lives up to 'Chosen One' tag as Germany midfielder plays on

'The Chosen One' is a confident message to have on your boots going into a World Cup final... but it seemed to work for Bastian Schweinsteiger. The Germany midfielder was bloodied during the game against Argentina, but it was all worth it in the 1-0 extra-time win. Inscribed on his boots was the intriguing message, as Schweinsteiger mixed a little bit of confidence and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Man Utd plotting big money move for Bastian Schweinsteiger following Thomas Muller snub

The Old Trafford side are considering a big money move for the midfield ace after 24-year-old Muller put-pen-to-paper on a a new five-year contract with the German champs. United are willing to pay £23m for Schweinsteiger and could be tempted to leave after Muller was told he's integral to Pep Guardiola's plans. Louis Van Gaal is known to rate the 29-year-old highly, while...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Schweinsteiger sorry for handshake snub

Bastian Schweinsteiger has apologized to Germany's president for failing to notice his outstretched hand during a ceremony after Bayern Munich's loss to Chelsea in the Champions League final. Schweinsteiger missed Bayern's last penalty in Saturday's shootout, and Didier Drogba then stepped up to score with Chelsea's final shot. Photos showed Schweinsteiger walking...
Via AP on Fox
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Schweinsteiger sorry for German president incident

Bastian Schweinsteiger has apologized to Germany's president for failing to notice his outstretched hand during a ceremony after Bayern Munich's loss to Chelsea in the Champions League final. Schweinsteiger missed Bayern's last penalty in Saturday's shootout, and Didier Drogba then stepped up to score with Chelsea's final shot. Photos showed Schweinsteiger walking...
Via AP on Fox
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Schweinsteiger returns to light training

Bayern Munich says Bastian Schweinsteiger has returned to light training as the midfielder makes his recovery from an ankle injury. The Bundesliga club says Schweinsteiger took part in a few light runs on Thursday, three weeks after tearing a right ankle ligament in a 2-0 cup win at Stuttgart. Schweinsteiger had already missed two months of the season with a broken collarbone....
Via Fox Soccer
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Schweinsteiger focusing on Champions League

Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger says the Champions League takes priority over the Bundesliga this year. Schweinsteiger said Monday that ''in a year when you have the ... final in Munich, one should also aim to get there. As such, the Champions League has a little more priority than the championship.'' Schweinsteiger, who has almost fully recovered...
Via AP on Fox
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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