Schweinsteiger shares thoughts on MLS, much more in lengthy interview
Ambassadors responsible for Bastian Schweinsteiger’s move to America extend deep into the 1970s.
1977 to be exact. That’s when Franz Beckenbauer first came to the New York Cosmos from Bayern Munich, a three-season tenure that went so well he returned to New York for his final professional season after time with Hamburg.
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Schweinsteiger said Beckenbauer’s words meant a lot to him, and admitted that he’s not imparting that wisdom to other overseas players who ask him about MLS.
From TSN.ca (Full video here):
Among several interesting soundbites from the interview with Schweinsteiger also spoke about Germany’s memorable destruction of host nation Brazil at the 2014 World Cup:
Not something you consider often. Winning a match 2-1 against your club teammates is one thing, but sending them to international humiliation is another.