Arsenal made the mistake of selling Robin van Persie to Manchester United in 2012.
Istanbul (AFP) – Turkey’s football federation on Thursday suspended Fenerbahce’s star Dutch striker Robin van Persie for three games and Serbian defender Dusko Topic of Besiktas for four after a standoff in a tense Istanbul cup derby this week. Show More Summary
Robin van Persie v Oguzhan Ozyakup A couple of days after the incident, the Dutch media are still focused on the bust-up between former Arsenal team mates Robin van Persie and Oguzhan Ozyakup in Holland. To recap, on Sunday night in Turkey, Fenerbahce beat Besikats 1-0 in the cup. Former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin […]
Crazy scenes at Besiktas v Fenerbahce A cup match between Besiktas and Fenerbahce was never going to go down quietly but even by the standards of Turkish football, Sunday’s game was really quite something. Former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie was the main man in more ways than one throughout a heated […]
Alexis Sánchez: The Silent Arsenal of the Premier League - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal transferred Alexis Sánchez from Barcelona 2 seasons ago in hopes to fill the offensive void left by Robin van Persie. In his third...Show More Summary
Robin van Persie adds to his impressive collection of derby goals by firing Fenerbahce to victory over bitter rivals Galatasaray.
Memphis Depay By Benjamin Newman Sunday, November 13th, 2016 11:23 Everton & Memphis Depay Out-of-favour Memphis Depay has barely featured at all for United under Jose Mourinho. Former United striker Robin van Persie has actually played more minutes at Old Trafford than Memphis this season. Now it seems pretty clear. Everton are after the Manchester United misfit. […]
Istanbul (AFP) – Dutch striker Robin Van Persie on Monday calmed fears for his eyesight after an ugly injury picked up playing for his Turkish club Fenerbahce at the weekend had sparked concern. After colliding with a defender during...Show More Summary
Robin van Persie By Ben Green Monday, November 7th, 2016 13:55 Concern for RVP There was widespread concern for former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie on Sunday. Fenerbahce won 3-1 win at Akhisar Belediyespor with van Persie scoring the opener for Dick Advocaat’s side. But, five minuets before the break, van Persie […]
Fenerbahce confirmed Sunday that striker Robin van Persie suffered an eye injury in the club's 3-1 against Akhisar Belediyespor, according to BBC Sport. The initial fear was that the Dutch star sustained major damage to his left eye, with his vision possibly impacted. Show More Summary
Paris (AFP) – Former Manchester United and Dutch international striker Robin Van Persie suffered an eye injury playing for Fenerbahce against Akhisar Belediyespor in the Turkish league on Sunday. After colliding with a defender, the 33-year-old was stretchered off the pitch with a plaster covering his bloodied left eye. Show More Summary
Fenerbahce play down fears that Robin van Persie has suffered a serious eye injury, after he is carried off the pitch bleeding on Sunday.
Fenerbahce striker Robin van Persie By Dov Rawson Sunday, November 6th, 2016 21:21 Robin van Persie taken in ambulance There were some pretty worrying scenes this afternoon during Fenerbahce’s 3-1 win over Akhisar Belediyespor. Former Arsenal and Manchester United star Robin van Persie opened the scoring in the 26th minute but, bleeding from his left […]
Robin van Persie scored on his homecoming By James Friday, October 21st, 2016 00:13 RVP takes his chance His team may have been on the receiving end of a 4-1 pasting but Robin van Persie will take positives from tonight. The Fenerbahce forward got on the scoresheet at the home of his former club Manchester […]
Mourinho has a great memory Van Persie celebrating that goal By Paul Morrissey Thursday, October 20th, 2016 18:13 Robin van Persie back at United Robin van Persie is back in Manchester for one night only, to face his former club United with new team Fenerbache. RVP left United in the summer of 2015, and has […]
Is Van Persie still good enough for United in 2016? Van Persie and Fergie celebrating together By Paul Morrissey Thursday, October 20th, 2016 17:17 Robin van Persie back at United with Fenerbache RVP thinks he could still be there if Fergie hadn’t left
It was the goal that said it all and did it all. From between the central defenders, the league's leading figure peeled away to the left with that ominous curl in his run. The ball was still almost half-a-pitch length away, but that's...Show More Summary
Robin van Persie has revealed that he could still be a Manchester United player had Sir Alex Ferguson not decided to retire in 2013, a year after the striker moved to Old Trafford. The Dutchman left United for Fenerbahce in 2015 andShow More Summary
Robin van Persie’s biggest fans By Benjamin Newman Thursday, October 20th, 2016 12:20 Robin van Persie’s biggest fans Fenerbahce have posted an adorable video on their social media channels on Thursday in the run-up to the Europa League match against Manchester United at Old Trafford. Also see: Manchester United v Fenerbahce: UEFA Europa League preview, line-ups […]
Robin van Persie and Dick Advocaat By Dov Rawson Thursday, October 20th, 2016 10:52 RVP returns to Manchester 33-year-old Dutch striker Robin van Persie returns to Old Trafford tonight with Fenerbahce, just 14 months after leaving the club. The former Arsenal and Feyenoord striker will be warmly received by the Manchester United supporters following an […]