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When you know how the coach ticks and how he wants to play football, it makes the decision easier. But for the main part, I came to England because of the club Manchester United.
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I want to help. I want to contribute myself to the club as much as I can.
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One player‘s influence in football is not as big as in other sports: it’s 11 players vs. 11 players.
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I was looking forward to playing soccer, playing more minutes on the pitch, and I didn’t have the chance to play more minutes in Manchester. So I came here to the Chicago Fire.
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I’m not really a negative thinker.
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Roy Keane and Paul Scholes were unbelievable players. You cannot compare yourself to them. It is impossible. Scholes especially, I like him a lot, and I have a lot of respect for what he did for United.
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The English have a special sense of humour. This I immediately experienced in the dressing room. As I walked with two plates while eating, suddenly a team-mate asked me, ‘Basti, what time is it?’ hoping I would automatically turn my hand to look at my watch. That’s quite entertaining.
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I have won the most national titles as a German, so what should I do after that? Lay back and take it easy? That’s not how I am.
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Not everything is seen that happens on the pitch – the teammate in a good position, where it might get dangerous, how a situation develops.
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When our players come from somewhere else, they sometimes show happiness when the game is 0-0 or 1-1, but we were brought up in an environment where we have to win. We are not satisfied with 0-0 or 1-1. This is the mentality of Bayern Munich.
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I never doubted my quality. Let me show my quality, and I will get results.
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I have to thank the coach for looking after my fitness and allowing me to feel my way into the tournament.
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I am sad to leave so many friends at Manchester United. But I am grateful to the club for allowing me the chance to take up the challenge at Chicago Fire.
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I hope that everyone tries to help to increase the level of the MLS and also that American players like Pulisic are here and not in Europe. That should be the goal for America. I just try to help as much as I can.
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My wish is that soccer in the U.S. become on the same level like the Premier League, Spanish league, or the Bundesliga.
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I just want to play well, have the people in Chicago enjoy watching soccer. You have a very good baseball team, a very good ice hockey team, and a very good football team. Hopefully you’ll have a very good soccer team.
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In Manchester, you don’t have proper tall buildings. Or in Munich.
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My absolute dream would be to play for Manchester United and help them reach the goals they have.
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I was looking forward my whole career to once playing somewhere else to get the experience, and if I thought about moving to England, I always had Manchester United in my head.
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First of all, I think it is not easy to win a title in the Premier League, as you have really good teams here.
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I’m always a positive person.
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I just want to help, first of all, the Chicago Fire to grow, to change the mentality to a winning team, and to reach the playoffs. That’s my goal. But also to change the game style into a team which is able to control every opponent.
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My dream was always to play soccer.
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For me, it is very important to control a situation in defence. You can always score goals, but you have to add stability in the defence.
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I am more mature now and know how to deal with certain situations in football. It’s not all about highs; there are also lows, but I can deal with it. Football is a hard business.
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I wanted to play for United; I wanted to play at Old Trafford. It was always my goal.
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I think I have a lot of experience, especially of the big matches, and that is an advantage always.
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I am a football player. I like to win. And I am used to winning – quite a lot.
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It’s not like I can say, ‘I have signed for three years; now we’ll win three straight titles.’
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