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Robin Van Persie

Fans' boos were disappointed love for Van Persie, says Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said Robin van Persie's equaliser for Manchester United on his return to the Emirates Stadium had left Gunners fans nursing feelings of "disappointed love". Van Persie scored a 44th-minute penalty to earn United a 1-1 draw at Arsenal on Sunday, jeopardising his old side's chances of securing the top-four Premier League finish they need to qualify for the Champions League.

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 4:07am

Van Persie will be unfazed by Arsenal abuse: Ferguson

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson says he has no concerns about Robin van Persie facing abuse from fans of his former club Arsenal when they clash at the Emirates Stadium today.

28 Apr 2013 - 6:29am

Who said it?

There is a question here: When a red line is set, can we stick by it?

28 Apr 2013 - 5:02am

Ferguson hails van Persie's impact as striker seals title

Van Persie lashed home a stunning first-time volley from 20 yards in the 13th minute of the game at Old Trafford as United secured an unprecedented 20th English league title.

24 Apr 2013 - 5:50am

United show two faces as they dominate title race

Relentless, but often ragged; record-breaking, but seldom ruthless - there have been two quite distinct faces to Manchester United's 2012-13 Premier League championship success.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Alex Ferguson hits out at 'aggressive Hammers'

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson criticised West Ham United for their aggression and claimed Andy Carroll should have been sent off after his side drew 2-2 at Upton Park.

19 Apr 2013 - 4:43am

Refined Van Persie sharpens striker's art

Robin van Persie may appear to have simply picked up where he left off since joining Manchester United from Arsenal, but a look at his statistics reveals that he is now an even more effective striker.

With 17 goals in 22 league appearances, he is on track to match the tally of 30 goals from last season that landed him the Premier League golden boot and a glut of end-of-term awards.

20 Jan 2013 - 4:54am

Robin van Persie urges caution over lead as Liverpool visit

Robin van Persie has urged his Manchester United teammates not to get carried away by their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League ahead of today's clash with Liverpool.

United face their old enemy at Old Trafford and victory will put them 10 points clear of second-place Manchester City, who play at Arsenal later in the day.

13 Jan 2013 - 6:30am

Everton eyeing Champions League as Swansea await

Everton host another of the Premier League's surprise packages when Swansea head to Goodison Park today, with Leon Osman confident the Blues can maintain their challenge for a Champions League spot.

David Moyes' Everton have built on a fine finish to last season by pushing for a place in the top four, with just one defeat in their last 10 matches in all competitions.

12 Jan 2013 - 3:19am

Manchester United favourites but Suarez capable of upsetting Fergie

It's all about tomorrow as the English Premier League resumes with a Super Sunday blockbuster packed with star names and plot lines.

12 Jan 2013 - 4:08am