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Van Persie salutes strike partners

by Football News

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has praised the work ethic of forward partners Javier Hernandez and Danny Welbeck. Van Persie joined United from Arsenal during the close-season and was expected to play a mentor role to his younger peers... Read more

Rooney proud of derby record

by Football News

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has expressed pride at usurping Sir Bobby Charlton's record of derby goals against Manchester City. Rooney netted a brace in Sunday's 3-2 win over City, taking his tally in Manchester derby games to 10... Read more

Van Persie sidelined for Netherlands

by Football News

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has pulled out of the Netherlands squad to face Germany on Wednesday with a thigh injury... Read more

Evra compares Dutch masters

by Football News

Manchester United defender Patrice Evra says Robin van Persie reminds him of the club's former Dutch great Ruud van Nistelrooy. Van Persie hit his 10th goal of the season after just two minutes against Arsenal on Saturday... Read more

Wenger calls for respect for RVP

by Football News

Arsene Wenger has urged the club's supporters to give Robin van Persie some respect in Saturday's clash with Manchester United. Van Persie's move from Arsenal to United in August broke the hearts of many fans of the London club... Read more

Van Persie hails Ferguson, Wenger

by Football News

Robin van Persie says there is not much to separate managers Arsene Wenger and Sir Alex Ferguson, who he describes as icons of the game... Read more

Van Persie delighted with Rooney pairing

by Football News

Robin van Persie has heaped praise on fellow Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney after a successful start to the season. The pair have combined for 10 goals so far, with Van Persie netting eight goals in all competitions... Read more

Adams: Arsenal should have kept RVP

by Football News

Former Arsenal captain Tony Adams insists the club was wrong to sell striker Robin van Persie to Manchester United. Arsenal have not won a trophy since the 2005 FA Cup, a seven-year period marked by the departure of several high-profile names... Read more

Premier League preview: Liverpool v Manchester United

by Football News

Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson named Robin Van Persie up front in Wednesday's Champions League clash with Galatasaray, while both Javier Hernandez and Danny Welbeck came off the bench late in the second half, but despite 18 shots for... Read more