Twitter Reacts as Bastian Schweinsteiger Swaps Manchester United for Chicago Fire in the MLS

Sam Sank
90Min

​Undoubtedly the biggest news story of the day, Manchester United midfielder and German legend Bastian Schweinsteiger has announced his decision to leave Old Trafford to join MLS side Chicago Fire.

The club soon thanked the 32-year-old for his short spell with the club, while the World Cup winner himself posted a heartfelt video message to the Premier League club...

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Surprisingly, teammate Ashley Young has been the only one to react thus far to the German's departure...


​​Yet, the stat kings were quick to post about the news...

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​​ Meanwhile, Manchester United fans also got on Twitter to voice their opinion on the former Bayern Munich  man, most of which were positive...

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While some lambasted the Red Devils for their misuse of the man, who earned 121 caps for the German national team...

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​​ As always there were the comical reactions to the news...

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