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Nutmegs: Fan has Schweinsteiger take photo of her with Fire players

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Professional athletes are asked to take pictured with fans all the time, but very rarely is that picture taken by a World Cup winner.

Former Chicago Fire defender and current assistant coach Eric Gehrig took to Twitter on Thursday night to reveal a hilarious airport interaction with a fan. While en route to Toronto for this weekend’s clash with Toronto FC, a woman stopped the Fire and asked for a photo, with none other than Bastian Schweinsteiger behind the camera.

Check out Gehrig’s tweet of the fan getting her photo taken by the German star below:


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