Juventus director Beppe Marotta admits admiration for Robin van Persie

Robin Van Persie
© PA Photos
Juventus director Beppe Marotta hints that Arsenal striker Robin van Persie is on the club's radar.

Juventus director Beppe Marotta has fuelled speculation regarding Robin van Persie's future after expressing his admiration of the Arsenal striker.

The 28-year-old, who will enter the final year of his contract in the summer, is due to sit down with the Gunners at the end of the season to discuss his options.

"[Van Persie] is among the most complete players around, but he still has a year on his contract with Arsenal and so I can only express an opinion on his qualities," Marotta told Sky Sport Italia.

"I don't feel like naming targets, as that would be unfair for their clubs and the players."

The Dutchman has been linked to the likes of Manchester City, Real Madrid and Barcelona over the course of the season.

Related Video
Major League Soccer
12am
DC United
vs
Toronto
12.30am
New England
vs
Colorado
1.30am
Chicago Fire
vs
Vancouver
2am
Salt Lake
vs
NY Red Bulls
Champions League
Pre-Season Friendlies
6.30pm
Vitesse
vs
Chelsea
7.30pm
Hartlepool
vs
Middlesbrough
7.30pm
Peterborough
vs
Charlton
7.30pm
Walsall
vs
Leicester
7.30pm
Watford
vs
Coventry
7.30pm
York City
vs
Nott'm Forest
7.45pm
Brentford
vs
Espanyol
7.45pm
Bury
vs
Blackburn
7.45pm
Chesterfield
vs
Aston Villa
7.45pm
Port Vale
vs
Bolton
7.45pm
Sheff Weds
vs
Newcastle
7.45pm
Southend
vs
QPR
8pm
Nacional
vs
Sunderland
12am
Man City
vs
Liverpool
CountryGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 AustraliaAustralia343136101
2 England flagEngland33342794
3 CanadaCanada1751840
4 Scotland flagScotland13111337
9 Wales flagWales4101327
17 Northern Ireland flagNorthern Ireland0112
Tables