Farewell, then, Robin. Your time in the Premier League may have come to a rather acrimonious end with unverified claims and counterclaims about the manner of your departure but the ride has been eventful, full of niggling injuries, a controversial move and breathtaking goals. Who could forget the “goal of a lifetime,” as Arsène Wenger 

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Since his acrimonious £23 million move from Arsenal, Robin Van Persie has scored 3 times for Manchester United in the five games he has played against his former club. This Sunday afternoon, in what will be a significant game for both clubs in the bid to avoid an August play-off for the Champions League, he 

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Manchester United sit atop the EPL table comfortably looking down on the other 19 teams in the division thanks largely to the influential and sometimes breathtaking displays of a certain Dutch import, Robin Van Persie. It was like tales by moonlight when it was announced five months ago that RVP had agreed to join Manchester 

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You’ve been hearing from almost every Arsenal fan for the past week or so that loyalty ‘is dead’. But the truth is, we’re in a new age of football – Player power. The new Sky-sponsored Premier League has got as much to do with this supposed lack of loyalty in modern football as Jean-Marc Bosman’s 

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  The transfer saga of the summer is finally over – and Arsenal fans are once again coming to terms with the big-money departure of another club legend. It’s exactly a year to the day since Cesc Fàbregas left the Gunners to return to the Barcelona team, Robin van Persie’s protracted move to arch-rivals Manchester 

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