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LvG: Rooney and RvP are bottom of the list for penalties

Louis van Gaal has claimed that he has taken Robin van Persie off penalty taking duty after he missed a crucial penalty at home against West Brom on Saturday. United went on to lose the game. The manager has also claimed that Rooney is at the bottom of the pile too after missing a penalty [...]

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Five key thoughts following Manchester United 0-1 West Brom – Three straight defeats sees top four race resume

Manchester United suffered a third straight Premier League defeat after a 1-0 loss against a resilient West Bromwich Albion side at Old Trafford. The sluggish Red Devils were restricted to long range efforts for the majority of the game as the Baggies chose to sit deep and allow United to pass the ball in front [...]

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VIDEO: Van Persie and Rothwell’s goals for U-21s

Robin van Persie and Joe Rothwell both scored two goals in United’s U-21 win over Fulham’s U-21.

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PICTURE: Van Persie is available for Manchester City game

PICTURE: Van Persie is available for Manchester City game

Back to training with the group today. Was a great session. Happy to be fit and able to play again. Looking forward to my next game! — Robin van Persie (@Persie_Official) April 8, 2015 Robin van Persie has declared himself fit for Sunday’s derby, after being unavailable to play through injury since our defeat against [...]

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LvG: RvP isn’t ready to train outside yet

Robin van Persie hasn’t played for United since the 2-1 defeat against Swansea when he picked up an ankle injury. Louis van Gaal has confirmed that the striker is back in training but isn’t ready yet to go outside with the rest of the squad. He is still with the medical department and needs to [...]

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PICTURE: Van Persie left Swansea stadium on crutches

PICTURE: Van Persie left Swansea stadium on crutches

After a disappointing performance in United’s 2-1 defeat against Swansea, Robin van Persie left the ground on crutches. Van Persie had 7 attempts on goal this afternoon but just one of them hit the target.

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VIDEO: Van Persie beats Valencia at table football

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Five key thoughts from United 3-1 Burnley as under-par Reds move up to third in the Premier League

Manchester United defeated Burnley 3-1 to move back up to third place in the Premier League table. An unusual brace from centre back Chris Smalling and a Robin Van Persie penalty sent an extremely under par United above Southampton, who were held to a goalless draw at home to West Ham. Louis Van Gaal opted [...]

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Five key thoughts following West Ham 1-1 United

Manchester United snatched a late leveller against West Ham on Sunday to record their sixth away league draw of the season. Cheikhou Kouyate had put the Hammers ahead with a close range deflected effort from a set piece at the start of the second half but Daley Blind volleyed home in stoppage time to salvage [...]

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Five key thoughts following United 3-1 Leicester City

Manchester United exacted revenge on bottom of the table Leicester City with a comfortable 3-1 victory at Old Trafford.  The Foxes, who had beaten United 5-3 in the reverse fixture, were on the receiving end of a flurry of first half goals. Robin Van Persie opened the scoring before Radamel Falcao bundled in a second [...]

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LvG: Falcao needed that goal more than Robin did

Both Robin van Persie and Radamel Falcao got on the scoresheet for Manchester United today, as they beat Leicester 3-1 at Old Trafford. Van Persie is now in the top six scorers in the league, with nine goals, leading Louis van Gaal to claim he was happier to see Falcao score, as he needed it [...]

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VIDEO: Van Persie and Falcao’s goals vs Leicester

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RvP: Mood has changed since City and Chelsea got knocked out

Manchester United were a bit of a laughing stock on Friday evening, with rival funs poking fun at our 0-0 draw with League 2 side Cambridge, whilst United fans despaired over how badly we played. However, after City lost 2-0 at home to Middlesbrough and Chelsea lost 4-2 at home to Bradford, United’s result looks [...]

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Van Persie: I haven’t scored enough this season

Robin van Persie had a poor second season for United last season and, despite having his moments this year, has still struggled to replicate the form of his first season. He is hoping that he can return to his goalscoring ways in the remaining months of the season. This year, I have played something like [...]

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VIDEO: Van Persie plays football with his son in town

BT Sport have filmed ambassador Robin van Persie teaching his son Shaqueel some football tricks.

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