The German legend played under Mourinho at Chelsea.
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Schweinsteiger has been consigned to the Manchester United reserves this season. He is clearly not in the plans of Jose Mourinho since his arrival in the summer and has been told by the club that he has no future at Old Trafford.
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Ballack, a former team-mate of the German legend at international level, and club level with Bayern Munich, is clearly not pleased with the way Manchester United have treated his pal.
He shared these two tweets on the player on his official Twitter account:
Ballack, who Jose Mourinho once signed for Chelsea, is clearly not pleased with the fact United decided to cull the German legend from their official team photo this season.
Germany's Michael Ballack celebrates with team mate Bastian Schweinsteiger (front) at full time
Despite not being in Mourinho’s plans Schweinsteiger has remained positive about his role at the club – often posting messages of good fortune for the Manchester United first-team on his social media.
He is expected to leave Manchester and Europe in January as he looks to extend his career at the age of 32.