|Full name||Bastian Schweinsteiger|
|Date of birth||1 August 1984|
|Place of birth||Kolbermoor, West Germany|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Current club||Bayern Munich|
TSV 1860 Rosenheim
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Bastian Schweinsteiger (born 1 August 1984, in Kolbermoor, Germany) is a German football player. He plays as midfielder for Bayern Munich and the Germany national team. He has a brother, Tobias, who is also a footballer and is playing for Unterhaching in the third German league.
Schweinsteiger signed with Bayern Munich as a youth team player on 1 July 1998 and soon was successful with the youth teams and the second team. He made his debut in the first team as substitute in an UEFA Championsleague match versus RC Lens in November 2002. onla a short time later he signed a professional contract for the first team. He shot his first Bayern goal against VfL Wolfsburg in September 2003.
At the beginning of the 2005/06 season he was sent back to the second team but soon came back. Over the next three seasons, up until the end of 2007–08, Schweinsteiger made 135 appearances in all competitions for Bayern Munich (UEFA Champions League, Bundesliga and German Cup), scoring 10 goals. In December 2010, he prolonged his contract with Bayern until 2016.
Bastian Schweinsteiger made his international debut in 2004 in a friendly against Hungary. Since that time he played regularly in the German football national team. He was member of the Euro 2004 and 2008 - and World Cup 2006 and 2010 squads.
International goals [change]
|1.||8 June 2005||Borussia-Park, Mönchengladbach, Germany||Russia||1 – 1||2–2||Friendly|
|2.||8 June 2005||Borussia-Park, Mönchengladbach, Germany||Russia||2 – 1||2–2||Friendly|
|3.||18 June 2005||Rhein-Energie Stadion, Cologne, Germany||Tunisia||2 – 0||3–0||FIFA Confederations Cup 2005|
|4.||29 June 2005||Zentralstadion, Leipzig, Germany||Mexico||2 – 1||4–3||FIFA Confederations Cup 2005|
|5.||22 March 2006||Westfalenstadion, Dortmund, Germany||USA||1 – 0||4–1||Friendly|
|6.||30 May 2006||BayArena, Leverkusen, Germany||Japan||2 – 2||2–2||Friendly|
|7.||2 June 2006||Borussia-Park, Mönchengladbach, Germany||Colombia||2 – 0||3–0||Friendly|
|8.||8 July 2006||Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart, Germany||Portugal||1 – 0||3–1||FIFA World Cup 2006|
|9.||8 July 2006||Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart, Germany||Portugal||3 – 0||3–1||FIFA World Cup 2006|
|10.||6 September 2006||Stadio Olimpico, Serravalle, San Marino||San Marino||0 – 2||0–13||UEFA Euro 2008 Qualifying|
|11.||6 September 2006||Stadio Olimpico, Serravalle, San Marino||San Marino||0 – 7||0–13||UEFA Euro 2008 Qualifying|
|12.||7 October 2006||Ostseestadion, Rostock, Germany||Georgia||1 – 0||2–0||Friendly|
|13.||11 October 2006||Tehelné pole, Bratislava, Slovakia||Slovakia||0 – 3||1–4||UEFA Euro 2008 Qualifying|
|14.||19 June 2008||St. Jakob-Park, Basel, Switzerland||Portugal||1 – 0||3–2||UEFA Euro 2008|
|15.||25 June 2008||St. Jakob-Park, Basel, Switzerland||Turkey||1 – 1||3–2||UEFA Euro 2008|
|16.||20 August 2008||Frankenstadion, Nuremberg, Germany||Belgium||1 – 0||2–0||Friendly|
|17.||6 September 2008||Rheinpark Stadion, Vaduz, Liechtenstein||Liechtenstein||0 – 4||0–6||FIFA World Cup 2010 qualifying|
|18.||28 March 2009||Zentralstadion, Leipzig, Germany||Liechtenstein||3 – 0||4–0||FIFA World Cup 2010 qualifying|
|19.||12 August 2009||Tofik Bakhramov Stadium, Baku, Azerbaijan||Azerbaijan||0 – 1||0–2||FIFA World Cup 2010 qualifying|
|20.||3 June 2010||Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt, Germany||Bosnia and Herzegovina||2 – 1||3–1||Friendly|
|21.||3 June 2010||Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt, Germany||Bosnia and Herzegovina||3 – 1||3–1||Friendly|
|22.||10 August 2011||Mercedes-Benz Arena, Germany||BRA||1 – 0||3–2||Friendly|
|23.||7 October 2011||Turk Telekom Arena, Turkey||TUR||3–1||3–1||UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying|
Club career statistics [change]
International career statistics [change]
|Germany national team|
- Bayern Munich Junior Team
- Bayern Munich II
- Bayern Munich
- Bundesliga (5): 2002–03, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2007–08, 2009–10
- DFB-Pokal (5): 2002–03, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2007–08, 2009–10
- DFB-Ligapokal (2): 2004, 2007
- DFB-Supercup (1): 2010
- FIFA Confederations Cup Third Place: 2005
- FIFA World Cup Third Place: 2006 & 2010
- UEFA European Football Championship Runner-up: 2008
- "Players Info Schweinsteiger". DFB. http://www.dfb.de/index.php?id=139&action=showPlayer&full=1&liga=Nationalmannschaft&vorname=&nachname=Schweinsteiger&cHash=016e32e152. Retrieved 8 July 2010.
- "DFB-Elf erhält Silbernes Lorbeerblatt" (in German). Rheinische Post. http://www.rp-online.de/sport/fussball/nationalelf/wm/dfb/DFB-Elf-erhaelt-Silbernes-Lorbeerblatt_bid_59101.html. Retrieved 19 December 2010.