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Top 5 career-defining moments for Bastian Schweinsteiger

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4.- The day Louis van Gaal changed his position.

When Bastian began playing football as a professional, the manager who handed him his debut used him as a right-winger.

The skills he presented were evident to any manager, but Schweinsteiger never imagined he was destined for so much more.

When manager Louis van Gaal came to the club, he immediately saw the young player’s potential as a central midfielder.

Bastian soon realized he was a good player on the attack, but he had the potential to become great in his new position.

It’s safe to say that Van Gaal’s wisdom paid off with Schweinsteiger’s new position.