Having played his first game in a month at the weekend, Robin van Persie is looking forward to being reunited with Wayne Rooney tomorrow night when we take on Shakhtar Donetsk. “What I enjoy most is the interaction together, that we both want to play together,” Van Persie said. “We both realise that we are [...]
The atmosphere at Old Trafford during United’s 1-0 victory over Arsenal, particularly in the second half when the team were really hanging on, was fantastic. There has been a distinct improvement in the noise made by the home fans so far this season, particularly in those big games against Liverpool and Arsenal today, with the [...]
Robin van Persie has tonight equalled Patrick Kluivert’s record for Holland and joined him as the country’s top scorer with 40 goals. Van Persie, who is his nation’s captain, put Holland 1-0 up against Hungary after quarter of an hour and then made it 4-0 just before half-time. Kluivert, who joined the coaching staff last [...]
Andorra 0-2 Netherlands (All Goals) 10… by ourmatch Andorra Netherlands van Persie2 by Counterpoint1 Robin van Persie scored both of Holland’s goals in their 2-0 win over Andorra. He is now the 2nd highest scorer in Holland’s history, overtaking Dennis Bergkamp and is two goals behind Patrick Kluivert.
Robin van Persie, currently away on International duty with Holland, has sung the praises of David Moyes. “It’s great working with the new manager David Moyes,” Van Persie told De Telegraaf. “He has his own style and methods and I like these. We are working very hard from the day we started our tour to [...]
Holland coach Louis van Gaal has revealed that Robin van Persie will take Wesley Sneijder’s captain’s armband for the foreseeable future. Sneijder has been dropped from the squad ahead of Holland’s friendly against Portugal, with them currently 7 points clear at the top of Group D ahead of their trip to Estonia next month. “He [...]