Despite a good performance from Louis van Gaal's men, celebrations were muted as they made their way up to collect their bronze medals, and Van Persie handed his prize straight over to a man dressed in an orange military uniform and a Netherlands bow-tie, according to The Independent.
Jul 12, 2014 at 9pm UK at Estadio Nacional, Brasilia
Robin van Persie gives his bronze medal to Netherlands fan
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Robin van Persie gives his bronze medal to an orange-clad Netherlands fan moments after being handed it by FIFA president Sepp Blatter.
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