Van Persie succeeds Fabregas as Arsenal captain

Robin van Persie succeeded Cesc Fabregas as Arsenal`s captain Tuesday but will not lead the team out against Udinese in the first leg of their Champions League playoff because he is suspended.

`Arsenal needs to buy big to be in top four`

Robin Van Persie has said that Arsenal needs to spend big to stay in the top four.

Arsenal`s Van Persie out of Barcelona last-16 clash

Netherlands striker Robin van Persie will miss the last-16 second leg Champions League clash against Barcelona with a knee injury, Arsenal said on Tuesday.

Van Persie pictures emulating Maradona`s glory

Arsenal striker Robin van Persie has admitted he is desperate to win the World Cup on Sunday to follow in the footsteps of his hero Diego Maradona after the Netherlands semi-final win over Uruguay.

Sulky Van Persie defends rant at Dutch coach

Netherlands striker Robin van Persie’s petulant reaction to his substitution in their World Cup second-round victory could be the first hairline crack in the united front so far presented by the squad.

Dutch out to make WCup mark even without Robben

Even without injured Arjen Robben, the Dutch will seek to win football`s biggest prize.

Van Persie close to Arsenal return

Arsenal`s title challenge is set to be boosted by Dutch striker Robin van Persie, with manager Arsene Wenger expecting him back from an ankle ligament injury in two to three weeks.

Injured Van Persie`s World Cup hopes take nosedive

Injured Dutch striker Robin van Persie`s hopes of being fit for the World Cup took a nosedive when Arsenal said he could be out of action until May.

Van Persie ruled out for up to five months

Arsenal suffered a huge blow to their hopes of winning silverware this season after Robin van Persie was ruled out for up to five months because of injury.

Gunners given glimpse of life without van Persie

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger refused to blame the absence of Robin van Persie as his team failed to score for the first time this season in a 1-0 defeat at Sunderland.

Wenger denies van Persie’s miracle return

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has dismissed alternative medicine, and admitted that striker Robin van Persie will not make a miracle return at Sunderland on Saturday.

Van Persie, Johnson’s placenta therapist under investigation

Human placenta therapist Mariana Kovacevic, who helped cure a host of Premier League stars could be put out of business following a widespread problem of unlicensed therapists.

Arsenal confirm Van Persie out for six weeks

Dutch striker Robin van Persie will be out for six weeks after damaging right ankle ligaments, Premier League Arsenal confirmed on Monday.

Van Persie accuses Adebayor of "malicious" stamp

Arsenal forward Robin van Persie accused former strike partner Emmanuel Adebayor of a "mindless and malicious stamp" during Manchester City`s 4-2 win over the London club at Eastlands on Saturday.

Money can`t buy you a good team, says Van Persie

Taking a swipe on Manchester City`s big spending this season, Arsenal striker Robin Van Persie has said that money can`t buy you a team.