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.
After a hectic FIFA World Cup schedule, Robin van Persie has earned a deserved break. According to reports, the new Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal – who also coached the Netherlands team during the Brazil World Cup, has granted van Persie a three-week off.
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has insisted that the Spanish champions will have to be on top of their game in Wednesday`s Champions League round of 16 match against Manchester United if they are to keep Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney quiet.
Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie is facing a three-match ban after Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew urged the Football Association to study the video evidence on the off-the-ball clash, when the Dutch international seemed to have elbowed midfielder Yohan Cabaye, which referee Howard Webb did not appear to see.