World Cup winning midfielder transfer to Manchester United?

Breaking news from Bild over in Germany late last night, that Manchester United have launched their first official bid for Bayern Munich midfield star Bastian Schweinsteiger.

There have been many reports over the past month, regarding Louis van Gaal’s admiration for his former player, but the report during the night from Bild newspaper claims that Manchester United have put in an official bid for the midfielder.

Manchester United have offered the 30-year-old a two-year-contract, which would earn the midfielder around €10m per year, to secure the signing of Schweinsteiger.

Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin have been names that have been on ever Manchester United fans lips thus far over the summer, and things seem to be moving on fast as we go into the clubs pre-season.

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