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Evans: Only Ronaldo and RvP Had Guaranteed Place

Jonny Evans has claimed that during the past few years under Sir Alex Ferguson, only Cristiano Ronaldo and Robin van Persie have been guaranteed a place in the starting XI. Whilst this almost certainly wasn’t intended as a dig at his pal Wayne Rooney, it suggests that the players have little sympathy for Rooney’s tantrum [...]

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Dutch coach with egg on his face after Moyes criticism

Robin van Persie was subbed off during our defeat against Yokohama on Monday and David Moyes confirmed afterwards that he had a slight injury. “Robin just felt his thigh in the first half and we didn’t want to take any chances,” he said. Ahead of the game, Moyes claimed that he had been overtraining Van [...]

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TOP 5: United’s Premier League Summer Signings

TOP 5: United’s Premier League Summer Signings

Robin Van Persie Shut up, I’m not crying Has a striker ever been able to be so calm about taking just so many touches in the box? Has a striker ever been this saucily impressive in his first season? United fans might argue over the merits of one salt-and-pepper fox, Jose Mourinho, but we’re all [...]

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VIDEO: Lingard, Welbeck and Van Persie’s goals vs A-League All Stars

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STATS: Season review – The attack

STATS: Season review – The attack

- Van Persie was our top scorer with 26 goals and Rooney had the most assists with 10. – Hernandez had the best minutes per goal rate of any of our players (one per every 95 minutes), followed by Van Persie (one per 120 minutes) and Rooney (one per 168 minutes). – Hernandez had the [...]

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PICTURE: Van Persie Rips Piers Morgan

PICTURE: Van Persie Rips Piers Morgan

All season, Piers Morgan has been giving shit to Robin van Persie after his move from Arsenal to Manchester United. He took to calling him “Van Pursestrings”, implying that he was a mercenary. A few months after joining United, Van Persie has shown exactly why he left the club, with him winning the Premier League [...]

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RoM Season Review: The attack

RoM Season Review: The attack

Shinji Kagawa He is set to become a major player for United. He needed time to settle, and was held back by an injury, but that sublime hat-trick against Norwich and that body swerve against West Ham to set up Antonio Valencia gave us a glimpse of what is to come next season. Robin van [...]

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VIDEO: Kagawa, Buttner Van Persie, Chicharito Goals vs West Brom

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Van Persie: Manchester is red

Van Persie: Manchester is red

Robin van Persie has gone public to dispel the City myth and has claimed that Manchester is 80/20 red to blue. “I have to say, I spoke to Nigel De Jong a couple of years ago when he was playing for City and he said ‘in Manchester, you only have City fans’,” Robin explained. “I [...]

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Van Persie: This year has been incredible

Robin van Persie was voted for Fans’ Player of the Year and given the Sir Matt Busby award. His incredible volley against Aston Villa on the day the title was won was also voted goal of the season. Having won the Premier League for the first time and recognised as the player awards, Van Persie [...]

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Van Persie: I haven’t taken my medal off!

Van Persie: I haven’t taken my medal off!

Robin van Persie looked absolutely delighted to win the Premier League and so he should, after spending eight years at Arsenal and winning just one trophy, the FA Cup in 2005. Last night thousands upon thousands of people lined the streets of Manchester to welcome our trophy back. Van Persie was made up to be [...]

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Rio: Flawed voting stopped RvP winning PFA Award

Rio: Flawed voting stopped RvP winning PFA Award

Rio Ferdinand has voiced the opinion of football fans when claiming that the voting system for the PFA Award is flawed. With the votes cast months before the season has even finished, it often isn’t a true reflection of the best player. Robin van Persie is the top scorer in the country with 25 goals [...]

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Van Persie: I can’t wait to get my hands on the trophy

Robin van Persie has scored 25 goals in the league for United this season but only one of them has been in front of the Stretford End. Our Dutchman vows to make amends to this statistic. “I’ve also scored quite a few goals in the second half at Old Trafford, but in those games it’s [...]

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Van Persie: No doubts United are the right club for me

After deciding that he wanted to leave Arsenal, Robin van Persie had a choice between signing for Manchester United or Manchester City. It is likely he would have won the league at whichever club he chose. Thankfully the little boy inside him was screaming for him to join United and he won the league with [...]

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Van Persie: Being a champion is even better than I thought

Van Persie: Being a champion is even better than I thought

Robin van Persie has had to wait a long time to call himself a champion, but just eight months at United was long enough to do the trick. When asked by the official site whether winning the league feels as good as he expected, he claims it feels even better. “It’s even nicer,” he said. [...]

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