“It’s fun and it’s going well,” he said. “It is a great challenge. I will have to change a bit, but that happens in life often enough.”
The FA have confirmed that Van Persie won’t face charges for apparently elbowing Yohan Cabaye during United’s 3-0 win, despite Alan Pardew’s protests.
Van Persie was asked what he thought of their decision, to which he replied: “I agree with the union.”
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