Filed under: Chicago Fire Roster News & Analysis Smolderings and Links Chicago Fire 133 Days of Schweinsteiger Let’s celebrate Basti’s birthday by reflecting on his time at the club By Jack Kelly Aug 1, 2017, 4:00pm CDT Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: 133 Days of Schweinsteiger Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports It has been 133 days since Bastian Schweinsteiger signed with the Chicago Fire. It also just so happens to be his birthday. Let’s take a few moments to reflect on the 33-year-old’s time with the club. It's official!The Chicago Fire have acquired German midfielder @BSchweinsteiger! ➡️ https://t.co/x21i9LVOUd#cf97 pic.twitter.com/ZlkKyzaxR6— Chicago Fire (@ChicagoFire) March 21, 2017 Welcome, Basti❗️ #CHIweinsteiger #cf97 pic.twitter.com/ffJNaaLs2N— Chicago Fire (@ChicagoFire) March 29, 2017 The Pig Rider Cometh: #cf97 vs. #IMFC + Schweinsteiger’s premiere? #CHIvMTL https://t.co/D7smQv7UNM pic.twitter.com/JrxEMto0CK— Hot Time In Old Town (@HotTimeOldTown) April 1, 2017 GET IN THEEEERRREEE BASTI!!!!1-0 FROM A HEADER ON THE DOORSTEP!#cf97 #CHIvMTL pic.twitter.com/NuQrZEjABT— Chicago Fire (@ChicagoFire) April 1, 2017 Basti Picked for MLS Team of the Week #cf97 https://t.co/bIJZIyAIEn pic.twitter.com/GXIOdc7Ibe— Hot Time In Old Town (@HotTimeOldTown) April 4, 2017 BASTIAN He scores his second of the year to put @ChicagoFire ahead. #CHIvNE https://t.co/jyyaJoITTx— Major League Soccer (@MLS) April 15, 2017 Slick Schweinsteiger. #TORvCHI pic.twitter.com/R7K2lU5CzX— Major League Soccer (@MLS) April 22, 2017 Bastian Schweinsteiger Throws Out The First Pitch At Wrigley #cf97 #GoCubsGo https://t.co/nm8Zs0Eac2 pic.twitter.com/qQ5SV6UA74— Hot Time In Old Town (@HotTimeOldTown) May 3, 2017 Bastian got 'em real bad. pic.twitter.com/vyZHL9Jv2X— Major League Soccer (@MLS) May 20, 2017 Schweinsteiger listed as ‘day-to-day’ after first half injury vs Vancouver https://t.co/J03jKjG3ZB pic.twitter.com/qZ0Y9ciWl8— Hot Time In Old Town (@HotTimeOldTown) July 3, 2017 Basti & Niko are in the 2017 #MLS All-Star Team #cf97 https://t.co/PlDaFoGp9s pic.twitter.com/v27CAb0xBX— Hot Time In Old Town (@HotTimeOldTown) July 7, 2017 Still time to get to the @MLS Snapchat & help make Basti the #MLSAllStar captain. Voting ends at 12pm CT!✅: https://t.co/z17kObFHCe #cf97 pic.twitter.com/C07htQOOED— Chicago Fire (@ChicagoFire) July 24, 2017 Schweinsteiger Named Captain Of The #MLSAllStar Team #cf97 https://t.co/wzqWZ78uLY pic.twitter.com/rLwwxVkl8n— Hot Time In Old Town (@HotTimeOldTown) July 26, 2017 What a week ⭐️Send your birthday wishes to #MLSAllStar captain and #cf97's own @BSchweinsteiger! Happy Birthday, Basti! pic.twitter.com/dq4Y2ZZlnw— Chicago Fire (@ChicagoFire) August 1, 2017 Alles Gute zum Geburtstag, Basti! Next Up In Latest News Dreaming of Playoffs and Paris: Brian Gutiérrez is ready to break out with the Chicago Fire and Team USA Sergio Oregel: The next homegrown star for the Chicago Fire Carrying the Torch: Fire’s Chris Brady makes history with Olympic-bound U.S. team Same GM, Same Fire: Should the Fire renew Georg Heitz’s contract? Officially official: Gaga Slonina is headed to Chelsea!