PHOTO: Bastian Schweinsteiger left bleeding after knock from Sergio Aguero

Jul 13, 5:33 PM

The second half of extra time in the World Cup final saw Bastian Schweinsteiger leave the pitch momentarily after a punch from Sergio Aguero left a stream of blood rolling down his right cheek.

Schweinsteiger returned to the pitch almost immediately after some quick medical attention.

Feature photo courtesy of Reuters/Michael Dalder