Tag: Robin van Persie
Arsene Wenger enjoyed unprecedented levels of success during his first decade as Arsenal manager. Not only did the Frenchman lift Premier League titles and FA Cups, he created a new brand of football that hadn’t been witnessed in England before.
On Sunday, Mesut Özil reached 50 Premier League assists with his set-piece delivery for Shkodran Mustafi, but how does that rank among the club's best ever creative players?
Rafael van der Vaart recently took part in a Q&A session with FourFourTwo and opened up about links with Arsenal when he was still at Real Madrid.
Arsenal will face AC Milan in the last-16 of the Europa League, and history suggests it will be a close encounter.
Ahead of the North London derby this Saturday, we've looked at some of Arsenal's humiliations of their local rivals.
Robin van Persie believes that he left Arsenal on good terms in 2012 when he joined Manchester United, unlike Alexis Sanchez whom he hints may have "walked out with the door banging".
Netherlands' record goalscorer Robin van Persie will complete a deal to join Feyenoord from Turkish side Fenerbahce next week, the Rotterdam club announced Friday.
Arsene Wenger has managed to sum up perfectly why Alexis Sanchez's move to Manchester United doesn't rank nearly as high on the pain-o-meter as Robin van Persie's in 2012.
Alexandre Lacazette is currently on course to score fewer goals than any of Arsenal's top goalscorers since Robin van Persie in 2008/09 when he netted just 11.
Arsene Wenger hasn't always been truthful when talking about transfers.
Arsenal have had a variety of top scorers since the Premier League's inception in 1992, can you remember them all? Which one has won the most awards?
Former Arsenal striker Robin van Persie could make a return to his first club Feyenoord, according to latest reports from Turkey.
Ex-Arsenal academy graduate Oguzhan Ozyakup still doesn't talk to Robin van Persie after the Dutchman mocked him during a cup tie last season.
Jack Wilshere could join up with Robin van Persie at Fenerbahce in January, according to latest reports, despite the midfielder rejecting Turkish side Trabzonspor over the summer.
The transfer window may have closed, but Arsenal still have a number of negotiations to make, with so many players’ contracts expiring in the next two seasons.
Former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has denied claims that his career is over, after suffering a knee injury with Fenerbahce.
Robin van Persie, Ian Wright, Nicolas Anelka and Thierry Henry have been named among the Premier League strikers with the best goals-per-game ratio ever.
Thierry Henry wasn't just Arsenal's all time top Premier League goalscorer, netting 175 goals, he was the Gunners top goalscorer for seven years in a row.
With rumours once again circulating that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain could be Liverpool-bound this summer, Arsenal have every right to feel aggrieved.
With Alexis Sanchez potentially set to force a move away from Arsenal this summer or leave on a free next year, we look back at Arsenal's top five traitors.
With the news that Wojciech Szczesny has sealed a permanent move to Juventus, Arsenal fans have once again been forced to question the motives behind the sale.
With the news that Wojciech Szczesny has landed in Juventus ahead of his permanent move to the Serie A club, Arsenal fans have once again been forced to question the motives behind the sale.
Arsène Wenger has told the media that the Alexis Sanchez situation is not like Robin van Persie's, and repeated that he intends to keep the former at the club.
Is Alexis Sanchez right to be viewed as the new Robin van Persie by Arsenal fans or should they cut him some slack?
Alexandre Lacazette seems to be on the verge of an Arsenal move, so today we're looking at his goalscoring record compared to previous Arsène Wenger strikers
Arsenal have had many great strikers over the years, but what standard does Alexandre Lacazette have to reach?
This week, reports have emerged that Robin van Persie could be signing for Crystal Palace and Arsenal fans are pretty amused.
Robin van Persie has been linked with a return to the Premier League, this time to Crystal Palace.
With Oguzhan Ozyakup being linked with a return to Arsenal this summer we take a look at why he left in the first place.
Manchester City have told Arsenal they will bid £53m for Alexis Sanchez.
Oguzhan Ozyakup has admitted that he saw the 'real face' of Robin van Persie on Sunday and he didn't like what he saw one bit.
Brazilian side, Sao Paulo, want both Robin van Persie and Emmanuel Adebayor according to a report from the country in UOL.
Hector Bellerin attended Puma's recent launch at ProDirect on Carnaby street and while there even managed to have a little dig at Robin van Persie.
I left home over four years ago.
If Arsenal are interested in re-signing Oguzhan Ozyakup, they will have to fork out around €20m for the midfielder, despite letting him go for just €500k four years ago.
Robin van Persie may not find it as easy as he imagined to leave Fenerbahce this summer due to the wages he’s demanding.
It seems like a weekend isn’t complete these days without some sort of crazy transfer speculation. Here's the latest.
With Thomas Vermaelen likely to be leaving, Barcelona are considering recruiting Robin van Persie for a place on their bench in a spot specifically reserved for former Arsenal players.
Here's what you missed on Thursday. Petr Cech has been talking about the new season and how to improve; he also confirmed his retirement from...
Robin van Persie has been rejected by West Ham despite offering to take a pay cut.
In one of the most amusing transfer stories so far, Middlesbrough have reportedly held talks with Robin van Persie.
After we reported that Robin van Persie was being linked with a move back to Arsenal, we noticed that just about every Gooner commenting on the situation would rather stick wasps where the sun don't shine, which gave us an idea.
Robin van Persie has been linked back with a move to Arsenal after the Fenerbahce president admitted that the Turkish club are willing to listen to offers.
It was only a matter of time; after the Fenerbahce president, Azil Yildirim, confirmed that they would be willing to listen to offers for Robin van Persie, we all knew that he'd be linked with a return to Arsenal.
Sunday was all about the gossip in the Goonerverse. We signed 21-year-old Japanese forward, Takuma Asano, which everyone instantly wanted to overreact about; we may...
According to the Sun on Sunday, Robin van Persie wants to move back to the Premier League, specifically London.
There’s nothing better than seeing someone you dislike intensely having things go wrong for him.
With Jamie Vardy's decision over whether he will join Arsenal or stay with Leicester City set to be made on Monday afternoon, potentially leaving thousands of heartbroken Foxes in its wake, it's difficult not to draw comparisons between the striker and Robin van Persie.
What happens when nothing remains of the club you fell in love with?
You might not be aware of it, but the referee who sent Robin van Persie off at the Nou Camp for shooting three milliseconds after he blew the whistle was promoted to Head of FIFA referees in 2011.
Defending a 2-1 home win, Arsenal were desperately close to knocking eventual winners and best team in the world Barcelona out of the Champions...
Is anyone else starting to feel a little bit sorry for Robin van Persie? There's a question I never thought I'd find myself asking. The striker...
Danny Blind has admitted that Robin van Persie and Memphis Depay had a disagreement while away training with the Dutch team but was it wise to...
Robin van Persie was recently filmed warming up for his new team Fenerbahce looking less than pleased with his surroundings. The striker has since spoken...
A video has emerged of Robin van Persie training for Fenerbahce and, without beating about the bush, he looks as if he wants to...
This week sees the start of the new Champions League season, with Arsenal travelling to Zagreb for the first group game. It isn't the first...
Arsenal struggle with injuries, it's pretty common knowledge. It's a burden, it's an explanation of a barren spell in terms of trophies, and it's really...
by Nia Griffiths Since Robin van Persie has joined Fenerbahce from Manchester United, he's shed some light on his relationship with his ex-managers, Louis van...
by Matthew Wade Now Robin van Persie has been banished to Turkey, is it time to reassess his time at Arsenal and his move to...
by Nia Griffiths The news that Robin van Persie's time at Manchester United had come to an end didn't come as a huge shock to...
by Lewis Ambrose The move to Emirates Stadium saw Arsenal buying young players for little money before developing them and, almost invariably, selling them for...
by Lewis Ambrose According to a report in Turkey, the new manager of Besiktas is looking at pairing Joel Campbell and Robin van Persie next...
by Matthew Wade Most Arsenal fans of any pre-Wenger vintage will have firm memories of (and probably miss) the old Arsenal club crest, and its...
by Lewis Ambrose Former Manchester United striker Michael Owen has said that the club were wrong to allow Danny Welbeck to join Arsenal last summer. Welbeck...
Manchester United team news has been revealed and it looks like ex-Arsenal star striker, Robin van Persie, could feature against his old team. The Man...
Some of life’s greatest mysteries often go unsolved and I’m sure that Arsenal are responsible for around 75% of them. Forget the unknown identity of...
I hate the international break. It bores me. I can’t get that excited about international football when it’s basically just a 'bigger' nation comfortably beating a...
Arsenal and Manchester United have swapped a pair of strikers in the past few years, but who got the better deal?