Robin van Persie

Robin van Persie set to retire: videos of his best goals
Robin van Persie’s flying header for Holland against Spain was one of the best goals at the 2014 Fifa World Cup
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Robin van Persie set to retire: videos of his best goals

‘Flying Dutchman’ says he will probably finish at the end of the season
25 Oct 2018
Paul Pogba double strike gets Manchester United moving again
Paul Pogba
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Paul Pogba double strike gets Manchester United moving again

World's most expensive footballer back on song at Old Trafford as United sink Fenerbahce
21 Oct 2016
Man United face Robin van Persie showdown in Europa League
Robin Van Persie
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Man United face Robin van Persie showdown in Europa League

Dutch striker will be up against two of his former clubs, while Southampton are drawn with Inter Milan
26 Aug 2016
Is Rooney or Van Gaal to blame for Man United slump?
Wayne Rooney
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Is Rooney or Van Gaal to blame for Man United slump?

The England star has been mediocre, but no-one else has prospered up front for United since Van Gaal took over
27 Oct 2015
Humiliated Holland fail to qualify for Euro 2016
Robin van Persie of the Netherlands
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Humiliated Holland fail to qualify for Euro 2016

A 3-2 defeat to Turkey means that the Netherlands go from World Cup semi-finalists to European also rans in two years
14 Oct 2015
Arsenal to steal Grosskreutz from under Man Utd's noses
Kevin Grosskreutz of Borussia Dortmund
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Arsenal to steal Grosskreutz from under Man Utd's noses

After Paulista deal Gunners target German utility man and Italian youngster
27 Jan 2015
Why is Man United's cup half empty all of a sudden?
Manchester United players look dejected during the march with Southampton
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Why is Man United's cup half empty all of a sudden?

Defeat to Southampton and the Falcao row took the wind out of Louis van Gaal's sails
14 Jan 2015

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Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez: how long can the magic last?
Alexis Sanchez
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Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez: how long can the magic last?

The Chilean is fast becoming a Gunners legend – but Arsenal fans should enjoy him while they can
12 Jan 2015
PREMIER LEAGUE: Man Utd roll out the big guns
Radamel Falcao Wayne Rooney
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PREMIER LEAGUE: Man Utd roll out the big guns

Will Van Gaal unleash his big guns as United face challengers Southampton at Old Trafford?
9 Jan 2015
Seasonal cheer for Man Utd as Liverpool face grim Christmas
David De Gea of Manchester United celebrates during the match between Manchester United and Liverpool
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Seasonal cheer for Man Utd as Liverpool face grim Christmas

Unbeatable David de Gea thwarts Reds as United go third after sixth win in a row
15 Dec 2014
Man Utd lucky to be in third place, van Gaal admits
Robin van Persie of Man United celebrates scoring his second goal during the match between Southampton and Manchester United
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Man Utd lucky to be in third place, van Gaal admits

2-1 win over Southampton was undeserved, Louis van Gaal says, after fifth league win on the trot
9 Dec 2014
Arsenal can win the league before 2017, claims Wenger
Alexis Sanchez and Kieran Gibbs of Arsenal celebrate after scoring during the match between Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund
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Arsenal can win the league before 2017, claims Wenger

The Gunners boss still believes he is building 'something special' at the Emirates
3 Dec 2014
MAN UTD: PSG offer Lavezzi in Di Maria swap
Angel di Maria of Man United
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MAN UTD: PSG offer Lavezzi in Di Maria swap

Arsenal and Liverpool keen on Lavezzi but could miss out if he is used as Man Utd makeweight
28 Nov 2014
PREMIER LEAGUE: Arsenal takes on Man U
Danny Welbeck Robin van Persie
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PREMIER LEAGUE: Arsenal takes on Man U

Premier League preview: Chelsea odds-on for another win as old rivals scrap over European places
21 Nov 2014
Mourinho fumes as Man Utd leave it late against Chelsea
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United competes with Gary Cahill of Chelsea
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Mourinho fumes as Man Utd leave it late against Chelsea

Last-gasp United earn a point at the death, as Chelsea boss is forced to bite his tongue
27 Oct 2014
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: uproar over Balotelli shirt swap
Mario Balotelli watches his shot go wide of the goal during match between Liverpool and Real Madrid at Anfield in Liverpool
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CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: uproar over Balotelli shirt swap

Fans turn on moody Italian striker as Anfield lauds Ronaldo after Real Madrid masterclass
23 Oct 2014
Man United have no defence as late goal denies West Brom
Stephane Sessegnon of West Bromwich Albion vies with Daley Blind of Manchester United
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Man United have no defence as late goal denies West Brom

Louis van Gaal still has problems at the back, but are United rediscovering their lucky touch?
21 Oct 2014
Falcao and Welbeck: what are Man Utd and Arsenal thinking?
Radamel Falcao / Danny Welbeck
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Falcao and Welbeck: what are Man Utd and Arsenal thinking?

The two biggest deals of deadline day have raised as many questions as they have answered
2 Sep 2014
Arsenal and Everton trade early blows in race for top four
Jack Wilshere and Leighton Baines go shoulder-to-shoulder at the Emirates
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Arsenal and Everton trade early blows in race for top four

Premier League preview: plenty to enjoy ahead of Man City v Liverpool on Monday
22 Aug 2014
Beckham to Barton: footballers take the ice bucket challenge
Joey Barton
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Beckham to Barton: footballers take the ice bucket challenge

Chilly charity stunt goes global as footballers nominate their team-mates and rivals
21 Aug 2014
Premier League: Chelsea first, Arsenal third, Man Utd fifth
Cesc Fabregas during a pre-season game at Stamford Bridge
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Premier League: Chelsea first, Arsenal third, Man Utd fifth

Who'll win the race for Premier League title and Champions League qualification? Our top six predictions
14 Aug 2014
Man Utd pitches torn up, will Van Gaal do same to Rooney?
Man United boss Louis van Gaal
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Man Utd pitches torn up, will Van Gaal do same to Rooney?

Big changes at Carrington training ground as new United boss picks a captain
22 Jul 2014
World Cup highlights: the best and the worst of Brazil 2014
The German squad hoists the World Cup
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World Cup highlights: the best and the worst of Brazil 2014

The best player, the best game and the most memorable moments from a month of football
14 Jul 2014
Germany tear up the record books with 7-1 win
Miroslav Klose
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Germany tear up the record books with 7-1 win

World Cup whispers: Germany and Klose set records, Argentine reporter dies
9 Jul 2014
Heads you win for Robin van Persie as Brazil use voodoo
Robin van Persie's famous header in the 2014 World Cup
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Heads you win for Robin van Persie as Brazil use voodoo

Woprld Cup whispers: RVP immortalised, black magic threat to Germany, Dempsey on Letterman
8 Jul 2014
Balotelli gets some stick(ers), Van Persie craze takes off
Mario Balotelli
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Balotelli gets some stick(ers), Van Persie craze takes off

World Cup whispers: Why always me? asks Italian striker, as World Cup finally gets a stalemate
17 Jun 2014
Brazil 2014: Best World Cup ever?
Robin van Persie scores a stunning equaliser against Spain
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Brazil 2014: Best World Cup ever?

Goals galore and shock results have got the fans purring, but what's different this time?
16 Jun 2014
Liverpool land Can and Moreno, but must wait for Lallana
Adam Lallana
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Liverpool land Can and Moreno, but must wait for Lallana

Southampton skipper won't move until after the World Cup, as Arsenal chase Iker Casillas
6 Jun 2014
Man Utd: £30m deal for Shaw could be Moyes's parting gift
Luke Shaw
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Man Utd: £30m deal for Shaw could be Moyes's parting gift

But the departure of David Moyes could lead to an exodus, with Evra and Van Persie tipped to leave
23 Apr 2014
Man Utd sweat on Van Persie injury and daunting Euro draw
Robin van Persie injury
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Man Utd sweat on Van Persie injury and daunting Euro draw

David Moyes likely to be without striker this weekend, but will he be fit for Manchester derby?
21 Mar 2014
Man Utd and Moyes can thank Van Persie, De Gea and Giggs
Robin Van Persie
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Man Utd and Moyes can thank Van Persie, De Gea and Giggs

Dutchman scores hat-trick and keeper stands firm to keep United in Europe and Moyes in a job
20 Mar 2014
Arsenal double whammy over Remy, RVP to stay at Man Utd
Loic Remy
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Arsenal double whammy over Remy, RVP to stay at Man Utd

Gunners want Loic Remy and his replacement, Remy Cabella; Van Persie pledges future to Moyes
14 Mar 2014
Juventus to tempt Van Persie away from Man Utd and Arsenal
Robin van persie
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Juventus to tempt Van Persie away from Man Utd and Arsenal

Italian club set to sign the Dutch striker this summer, Podolski unaware of Arsenal Draxler swap
12 Mar 2014
Man United could 'end up like Spurs' as RVP heads for exit
Robin Van Persie
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Man United could 'end up like Spurs' as RVP heads for exit

Moyes now faces a massive rebuilding job if he is still at Old Trafford in the summer
27 Feb 2014
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