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Archives: Robin Van Persie

Robin van Persie relieved of penalty-taking duties at Manchester United

Posted on by PA Sport

Louis van Gaal has relieved Robin van Persie of penalty-taking duties for Manchester United following his miss in the 1-0 defeat to West Brom. The Baggies recorded successive victories at Old Trafford for the first time since 1959 after Chris … Continue reading

Robin van Persie declares himself fit to play in Manchester derby

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Robin van Persie has declared himself fit for Sunday's Manchester derby. Van Persie has missed Manchester United's last six games following an ankle injury he suffered in the 2-1 defeat at Swansea on February 21. Manager Louis van Gaal said … Continue reading

Robin van Persie ruled out of Manchester United-Aston Villa match

Posted on by PA Sport

Robin van Persie has been ruled out of Manchester United's Barclays Premier League match against Aston Villa on Saturday. Van Persie has not played for United since he suffered an ankle injury in the 2-1 defeat to Swansea on February … Continue reading

Robin van Persie expected to be sidelined one month with ankle ligament damage

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie is set to miss one month after suffering ankle ligament damage during last weekend’s 2-1 defeat at Swansea, according to various reports out of England, Last Saturday, the 31-year-old forward left the Liberty Stadium … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho criticizes FA for not suspending Robin van Persie

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Jose Mourinho has questioned the consistency of the Football Association's disciplinary department, suggesting had a Chelsea player used his elbow in the same way Robin van Persie did at West Ham last Sunday he would have been banned. The Chelsea … Continue reading

Robin van Persie says that Manchester United contract extension is not up to him

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Robin van Persie admits he has no idea whether he will sign a contract extension at Manchester United. Van Persie enjoyed a successful World Cup with Holland under United boss Louis van Gaal but he has yet to replicate that … Continue reading

Manchester United Striker Robin van Persie: I’m Back to My Best

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Robin van Persie insists he is back to his best and has denied suggestions he is over the hill. Van Persie will look to continue his recent good form on Sunday when Manchester United host bitter rivals Liverpool. The arrival … Continue reading

Robin Van Persie Seen Having A Kickabout On The Streets Of Manchester [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie was spotted having a kickabout on the streets of Manchester. The Holland international was seen just off Potato Wharf – which is five minutes away from central Manchester – for what has been reported as the … Continue reading

Manchester United Boss Van Gaal Blasts Robin Van Persie

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Manchester United striker Robin van Persie was labeled “stupid” by his manager Louis van Gaal after removing his shirt as he celebrated his last-gasp equalizer against Chelsea. Van Persie, whose form had been questioned ahead of Sunday’s Barclays Premier League … Continue reading

Netherlands Captain Robin van Persie A Doubt For World Cup Semi-Final Against Argentina

Posted on by Alex Muller

Netherlands captain Robin van Persie is a doubt for Wednesday’s World Cup semi-final against Argentina after missing training due to stomach and intestinal issues. During a press conference today, Dutch Head Coach Louis Van Gaal said that he decided not … Continue reading

Manchester United Formation Dilemma – Where to Play Juan Mata When RVP Returns

Posted on by Liam Close

It’s fair to say that David Moyes’ reign at Manchester United has not gone quite as he would have liked. It has been a long season filled with disappointments and very little to cheer about. Having the best away record … Continue reading