Robin van Persie will need to fight for Manchester United place, says Louis van Gaal
Robin van Persie will need to fight for Manchester United place, says Louis van Gaal

The pressure is certainly on Robin van Persie. The Netherlands star is living through a barren patch for Manchester United. And compounding his worries is the recent comment from the club manager Louis van Gaal that the Dutch captain will need to fight for his place.

EPL Preview: Arsenal vs Manchester United
EPL Preview: Arsenal vs Manchester United

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck has been playing with a point to prove as he prepares for his first reunion with former club Manchester United on Saturday.

Dutch rout Latvia to ease pressure on Guus Hiddink
Dutch rout Latvia to ease pressure on Guus Hiddink

Under-pressure coach Guus Hiddink breathed a sigh of relief on Sunday as the Netherlands outclassed Latvia 6-0 in Amsterdam to give their Euro 2016 qualifying bid a shot in the arm.

Stephanie Roche only female footballer named in FIFA's goal of the year list
Stephanie Roche only female footballer named in FIFA's goal of the year list

Irish female footballer Stephanie Roche, who currently plays for Peamount United, has earned a unique distinction of being the only woman to have been shortlisted for FIFA's goal of the year alongside fellow strikers Robin van Persie and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Sir Alex Ferguson told he’d stay for another three years: Robin van Persie
Sir Alex Ferguson told he’d stay for another three years: Robin van Persie

Robin van Persie has admitted that the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson hit him hard. After a shock move from Arsenal in 2012, RVP won the English title with Manchester United in his first season at Old Trafford.

Robin van Persie's goal 'big' in context of Premier League race
Robin van Persie's goal 'big' in context of Premier League race

Robin van Persie's injury time goal to level the score against Chelsea was cheered as if it was the winner by home fans inside Old Trafford crowd on Sunday. 

Luis van Gaal furious after Van Persie takes of shirt to celebrate equaliser
Luis van Gaal furious after Van Persie takes of shirt to celebrate equaliser

Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal was furious after striker Robin van Persie celebrated by taking of his shirt after scoring a last-minute equaliser against Chelsea in Sunday's Premier League clash.

Jose Mourinho frustrated as Manchester United break out of jail
Jose Mourinho frustrated as Manchester United break out of jail

Jose Mourinho shared the honours with former mentor Louis van Gaal as his Chelsea side drew at Manchester United in the Premier league on Sunday, but there was no doubt which of the pair was happier with the 1-1 result.

Honours even as Manchester United leave it late against Chelsea
Honours even as Manchester United leave it late against Chelsea

Robin van Persie`s goal deep into stoppage-time snatched a 1-1 draw for Manchester United against Premier League leaders Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Euro 2016 qualifier: Dutch beat 10-man Kazakhstan with late goals
Euro 2016 qualifier: Dutch beat 10-man Kazakhstan with late goals

The Netherlands grabbed two late goals to snatch a 3-1 home victory over 10-man Kazakhstan having trailed until just past the hour mark in their Euro 2016 qualifier on Friday.

Alex Ferguson not to blame for Manchester United's recent failures: Rio Ferdinand
Alex Ferguson not to blame for Manchester United's recent failures: Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand, one of the world's top defenders in football, has defended his former manager Alex Ferguson, saying that he can't be blamed for the recent failures of Manchester United.

Top four finish is a realistic target: Robin van Persie
Top four finish is a realistic target: Robin van Persie

Robin van Persie believes Manchester United`s expensively-assembled forward line have it in them to frighten their opponents.

Louis van Gaal unconcerned by Wayne Rooney`s red mist
Louis van Gaal unconcerned by Wayne Rooney`s red mist

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal refused to discuss Wayne Rooney`s suitability to captain the team after the England forward was sent off against West Ham United.

Manchester United need massive investment on new players, says Phil Neville
Manchester United need massive investment on new players, says Phil Neville

Manchester United, who spent 150 million pounds ($245.18 million) on new players in the summer, might need to spend another 100 million pounds before they can compete for the Premier League title, according to former defender Phil Neville.

Radamel Falcao stays cool under Manchester United glare
Radamel Falcao stays cool under Manchester United glare

A composed and measured Radamel Falcao made his media bow at Manchester United on Thursday, showing few signs of the weight of goal-scoring expectation on his shoulders.

Radamel Falcao must fight to secure Manchester United place: Robin Van Persie
Radamel Falcao must fight to secure Manchester United place: Robin Van Persie

Manchester United's main striker Robin Van Persie believes that Radamel Falcao must fight for his place to stay in the club.

World Cup stars fail to sparkle on Premier League return

Their dazzling displays lit up the World Cup, but the stars of the summer have failed to arrive on time for the Premier League party, with one of the tournament`s flops stealing the early limelight.

Robin van Persie return boosts Manchester United

Robin van Persie`s return to the Manchester United line-up gives new manager Louis van Gaal some welcome good news ahead of the Premier League match away to Sunderland on Sunday.

Change of guard at Old Trafford, Adnan Janujaz gets Ryan Giggs` number 11

It was a sort of change of guard at Old Trafford on Saturday. Not to be confused with the arrival of Louis van Gaal as the new Manchester United manager, though! The opening match of the 2014-15 English Premier League season between United and Swansea witnessed a new player in the number 11 shirt manning the left-wing at Old Trafford.

Wayne Rooney ready to lead from the front for Manchester United

Wayne Rooney believes he is ready to play a lead role in Louis van Gaal`s Manchester United revolution after being appointed as the team`s new captain.