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Van Persie impressed by Mexico

by Football News

Netherlands captain Robin van Persie talked up Mexico's defensive abilities ahead of their FIFA World Cup last-16 clash on Sunday. Louis van Gaal's men go into the clash in Fortaleza as favourites after winning their three Group B games... Read more

Netherlands 'will go for it', says Van Persie

by Football News

Netherlands captain Robin van Persie said they will aim to beat Chile, despite knowing a draw will see them top their FIFA World Cup group. The 2010 finalists top Group B on six points, with Jorge Sampaoli's Chile behind them only on goal difference... Read more

Van Persie urges calm

by Football News

Netherlands talisman Robin van Persie is remaining grounded despite his side's outstanding start to the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Van Persie scored twice in the Netherlands' shock 5-1 win against world and European champions Spain in Salvador on Friday... Read more