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Robin van Persie

Born: August 6, 1983 (age 36)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Striker
Team: Fenerbahce (no. 9)
Manchester United's Robin van Persie celebrates scoring against Aston Villa on April 22, 2013.
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Career History
Youth1997-1999SBV Excelsior
1999-2001Feyenoord
Senior2001-2004Feyenoord
2004-2012Arsenal
2012-2015Manchester United
2015-Fenerbahce
International2005-Netherlands
Sports Mole has 2,646 articles about Robin van Persie. Articles 1 to 40:
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger watches on during a Premier League clash with Huddersfield Town on May 13, 2018
Arsene Wenger's 10 greatest signings for Arsenal
To mark the anniversary of Arsene Wenger's final game as Arsenal manager, Sports Mole rounds up his greatest ever signings as Gunners boss.
May 13, 10:45
DavidMoyes pictured as Man Utd boss in October 2013
A look back at David Moyes's ill-fated Manchester United reign
Seven years to the day since David Moyes was announced as Sir Alex Ferguson's successor at Manchester United, Sports Mole looks back as his ill-fated 10-month reign.
May 9, 08:00
Legendary Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson pictured before the 1999 Treble Reunion Match on May 26, 2019
Sir Alex Ferguson's 10 greatest moments as Manchester United boss
Sports Mole picks out the 10 greatest moments from Sir Alex Ferguson's time as Manchester United boss.
May 8, 17:15
Manchester United's Robin van Persie scores against Aston Villa in 2013
Ranking the top 20 volleys in Premier League history
Sports Mole counts down the top 20 volleys in Premier League history on the anniversary of Robin van Persie's title-winning strike for Man Utd against Aston Villa.
Apr 22, 13:37
Luka Jovic in action for Real Madrid on September 25, 2019
Wednesday's Transfer Talk Update: Fabian, Luka Jovic, Diogo Dalot
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
Apr 22, 07:57
General view outside Arsenal's Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2018
Robin van Persie opens up on Arsenal exit
Former Netherlands international Robin van Persie reveals that he has regrets over the way in which he ended his Arsenal career in 2012.
Apr 21, 09:44
Inter Milan's Lautaro Martinez celebrates scoring their first goal against Borussia Dortmund on November 5, 2019
Tuesday's Transfer Talk Update: Lautaro Martinez, Hector Bellerin, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
Apr 7, 07:57
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba pictured on December 26, 2019
Robin van Persie criticises Man United for signing Paul Pogba, Alexis Sanchez
Former Manchester United striker Robin van Persie criticises the club's transfer policy, claiming that they have taken "gambles" with Paul Pogba and Alexis Sanchez.
Apr 6, 16:54
Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang pictured in Europa League action in February 2020
Bacary Sagna: 'Arsenal cannot afford to lose Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang'
Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna claims that the Gunners cannot afford to lose Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this summer.
Apr 5, 23:07
Bacary Sagna during a Manchester City Champions League press conference in March 2017
Bacary Sagna admits he questioned Arsenal after Robin van Persie sale
Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna admits that he questioned the club's ambition to compete at the highest level after they sold Robin van Persie to Manchester United.
Apr 5, 15:31
Arsenal's Cesc Fabregas (R) celebrates with his team mate Bacary Sagna after scoring against AC Milan during their Champions League first knockout round, second leg soccer match at the San Siro stadium in Milan March 4, 2008
Bacary Sagna hits out at "harsh" Cesc Fabregas criticism of Arsenal teammates
Former Arsenal full-back Bacary Sagna hits back at ex-teammate Cesc Fabregas over claims that only two players were on his level during his time at the Gunners.
Apr 2, 22:29
Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang pictured in Europa League action in February 2020
How Manchester United could line up with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Sports Mole looks at how Manchester United could line up should Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang arrive at the club.
Mar 21, 11:56
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring their third goal on August 31, 2019
All-time Premier League combined XI: Manchester United vs. Manchester City
Ahead of Sunday's Manchester derby, Sports Mole takes on the impossible task of choosing an all-time XI between Manchester United and Man City in the Premier League era.
Mar 7, 08:00
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba pictured on December 26, 2019
Robin van Persie urges Paul Pogba to solve Manchester United problems
Robin van Persie feels that Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba needs to hold honest discussions with the club regarding his best position.
Feb 26, 19:59
Arsenal's Gabriel Martinelli in action with Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi on January 21, 2020
Robin van Persie labels Gabriel Martinelli as Arsenal's best young star
Robin van Persie labels Gabriel Martinelli as the Arsenal young player he is most excited about following a series of eye-catching performances.
Feb 20, 23:56
Manchester United's Bruno Fernandes reacts on February 1, 2020
Robin van Persie: 'Bruno Fernandes a joy to watch'
Robin van Persie calls Manchester United January signing Bruno Fernandes a "joy to watch" after his performance in United's 1-1 Europa League draw with Club Brugge.
Feb 20, 23:46
Bruno Fernandes warms up for Manchester United on February 1, 2020
Robin van Persie hails "unbelievable" Bruno Fernandes
Former Manchester United striker Robin van Persie hails Bruno Fernandes for the Portuguese's cameo against Club Brugge.
Feb 20, 21:11
Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger celebrates scoring the opening goal during his side's Premier League clash with Manchester United on October 20, 2018
Five memorable matches between Chelsea and Manchester United
The sides meet on Monday.
Feb 14, 12:32
Steven Gerrard pictured in 2014
All-time Premier League combined XI: Liverpool vs. Manchester United
Ahead of Sunday's showdown between Liverpool and Manchester United, Sports Mole selects the strongest combined XI from both clubs throughout the Premier League era.
Jan 16, 20:39
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer celebrates during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Manchester United on December 7, 2019
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hits out at "medieval" Robin van Persie criticism
The Manchester United boss also had strong words for Paul Pogba's agent Mino Raiola.
Jan 4, 01:28
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Moussa Sissoko pictured on December 26, 2019
How Tottenham Hotspur could line up against Southampton
Sports Mole looks at how Tottenham Hotspur could line up for the New Year's Day meeting with Southampton as Jose Mourinho welcomes two players back from suspension.
Dec 30, 22:31
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring their third goal on August 31, 2019
Premier League Team of the Decade - Sergio Aguero, Gareth Bale, Virgil van Dijk
Sports Mole selects its Premier League team of the decade from 2010 to 2019, including Sergio Aguero, Gareth Bale and Virgil van Dijk.
Dec 25, 09:00
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is mobbed by teammates after getting the second during the Champions League game between Genk and Liverpool on October 23, 2019
Robin van Persie praises Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's "beautiful" goal
Robin van Persie describes Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's second goal against Genk on Wednesday as a "beautiful" strike.
Oct 23, 23:47
Harry Kane in action for Spurs on October 1, 2019
News Extra: Kane told to quit Spurs, Wenger happy to watch, Solskjaer "struggling"
The latest news snippets from across the footballing world, including Glen Johnson's advice for Harry Kane, Arsene Wenger's future career prospects and Robin van Persie's assessment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Oct 12, 18:02
Thierry Henry playing for Arsenal
All-time Premier League combined XI: Manchester United vs. Arsenal
Ahead of Monday night's showdown between Manchester United and Arsenal, Sports Mole compiles the greatest ever Premier League combined XI from the two clubs.
Sep 27, 18:55
Dirk Kuyt for Liverpool
Dirk Kuyt names Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard as 'most special' teammate
Dirk Kuyt says that former Liverpool teammate Steven Gerrard was the 'most special' player that he lined up alongside during his career.
Sep 17, 23:07
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer pictured on August 24, 2019
Preview: Southampton vs. Manchester United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Southampton and Manchester United, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Aug 29, 14:24
Arsenal's Dani Ceballos in action with Burnley's Jack Cork in the Premier League on August 17, 2019
Robin van Persie heaps praise on Arsenal debutant Dani Ceballos
Former Arsenal striker Robin van Persie lavishes praise on Dani Ceballos following his man-of-the-match performance on his full debut for the Gunners.
Aug 17, 16:14
Arsenal manager Unai Emery pictured on May 5, 2019
Robin van Persie criticises Arsenal defence in win over Burnley
Former Arsenal striker Robin van Persie claims that the club's defensive errors cost Unai Emery's team up to 12 points per season.
Aug 17, 15:54
Alexis Sanchez in action for Manchester United against Huddersfield Town on May 5, 2019
Robin van Persie sends message to Alexis Sanchez
Former Manchester United forward Robin van Persie tells Alexis Sanchez to "find a way to be happy again" in order to kick on at Old Trafford.
Aug 15, 00:17
Sadio Mane gets the opener during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester United on December 16, 2018
Preview: Manchester United vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League showdown between bitter rivals Manchester United and Liverpool, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Feb 22, 16:53
General view of Fulham's Craven Cottage taken January 2018
Away Fans' Guide: Fulham vs. Manchester United
A guide to travel, places to park and places to drink for Manchester United fans travelling to Saturday afternoon's Premier League game with Fulham at Craven Cottage.
Feb 7, 11:34
Molde manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in October 2015.
Preview: Cardiff City vs. Manchester United - prediction, team news lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Cardiff City and Manchester United, the latter of whom begin life after Jose Mourinho in South Wales.
Dec 20, 21:15
Robin van Persie is unveiled for Feyenoord on January 22, 2018
Result: Van Persie on target in routine Feyenoord win over VVV-Venlo
Sam Larsson also struck twice for the hosts.
Dec 6, 21:33
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho reacts to his side's late winner against Young Boys on November 27, 2018
Preview: Southampton vs. Manchester United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Nov 30, 10:30
Didier Drogba celebrates after winning the Premier League title with Chelsea in 2014-15
Top 10 Premier League strikers of all time
To mark Didier Drogba's retirement from football, Sports Mole counts down the 10 greatest strikers of the Premier League era.
Nov 22, 15:47
Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola during the Manchester derby on December 10, 2017
Preview: Manchester City vs. Manchester United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's derby between Premier League leaders Manchester City and Manchester United, including team news, predictions and head-to-head records.
Nov 9, 20:57
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Feyenoord striker Robin van Persie to play on for another season
Feyenoord announce that veteran forward Robin van Persie will play on at the Eredivisie club for at least another season.
May 15, 20:44
Robin van Persie for Arsenal
Arsene Wenger's top 10 Arsenal signings - #9
Sports Mole's countdown of Arsene Wenger's top 10 signings from his Arsenal career continues with number nine - Robin van Persie.
May 15, 08:00
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Europa League group game between Arsenal and Red Star Belgrade on November 2, 2017
Preview: CSKA Moscow vs. Arsenal - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Thursday's Europa League last-eight clash between CSKA Moscow and Arsenal.
Apr 11, 11:55

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