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
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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