Football

Manchester United fans react after Bastian Schweinsteiger tweets Thomas Muller

Published 20 Comments

Football News
24/7

Manchester United fans have urged Bastian Schweinsteiger to convince his former teammate Thomas Muller to leave Bayern Munich for Old Trafford.

Schweinsteiger received a host of tweets - see for yourself by scrolling a little further down this page - from optimistic United supporters after wishing his fellow Germany international a happy birthday.

Manchester United were linked with Muller throughout the summer, so the sight of Schweinsteiger messaging the World Cup winner was bound to excite certain members of the Red Devils’ faithful.

SUBMIT AN ARTICLE

Apply to become a GMS writer by signing up and submitting a 250 word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay5

Article continues below

“Happy Birthday and all the best, my friend!” Schweinsteiger tweeted. “Enjoy your day. ūüėČ @esmuellert_”

In fairness to the Manchester United supporters who reacted to Schweinsteiger’s tweet with excitement, the Red Devils were linked with Muller again this weekend after Bayern Munich chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge admitted Bundesliga clubs will soon struggle to compete with Premier League clubs due to the incredible amount of money in English football.

Article continues below

Manchester United fans react to Tweet







United made bid for Muller this summer

However, Muller is one of Bayern Munich’s key players, and the German champions have no desire to sell the 26-year-old who has scored six goals in five appearances so far this season.

In order to stand any chance of signing Muller, Manchester United would need to tempt Bayern with an astronomical bid - one that would surely break the British transfer record.

It was reported in July - by German newspaper Bild - that United had submitted a €100 million (£70 million) bid for Muller, but even that was turned down by officials at the Allianz Arena.

Manchester United fans: would Thomas Muller be your dream striker signing - or would it be someone else instead? Let us know by leaving a comment in the box below!

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Bundesliga
Transfer News
Bayern Munich
Premier League
Manchester United

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again