Photos: Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger training with Germany teammates

Bastian Schweinsteiger

Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is part of the Germany team to face France and the Netherlands this month.

Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is on international duty at the moment with Germany.

Schweinsteiger is part of the Germany national team for upcoming friendly matches against France and the Netherlands.

Joachim Low’s side will take on Les Bleus away from home in Saint-Denis in France on Friday evening and then face the Dutch in Hanover next week.

Former Bayern Munich star Schweinsteiger was training with his international teammates on Thursday and was getting some valuable advice from manager Low (see photos above and below).

Schweinsteiger, who is considered by many as one of the best midfielders in the world, joined United from German giants Bayern in the summer transfer window.

The 31-year-old has featured in 12 Premier League games for the Red Devils so far this season.

The 2014 World Cup winner has created five chances, and has a pass accuracy of 86% and a shot accuracy of 50%. Schweinsteiger has won eight headers, 10 dribbles and 17 tackles.

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