Robin van Persie

By IAfrica
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Jun 29th, 2014
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Published on June 29, 2014 by pmnews   ·   No Comments Louis van Gaal (R) hugs Netherlands’ forward Robin van Persie during a team training session Netherlands captain Robin van Persie returns to the fray Sunday when his side take on a rejuvenated Mexico for a place in the World Cup quarter finals. T...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 22nd, 2013
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By Tosin Adeonigbabe, IndepthAfrica Chelsea are going to make a better bid for Wayne Rooney following David Moyes failed to persuade him his future is with Manchester United. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has recently unsuccessful with one bid for the England international and then disclosed he would...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 18th, 2013
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This was hardly 1992 or 1995 revisited for Manchester United, hardly as damaging as those chastening Upton Park trips which cost United the title. These dropped points only delay the inevitable. United will be crowned champions but West Ham made them sweat a bit. Sam Allardyce’s side were indeb...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 22nd, 2012
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Stu Forster A preview of Tuesday night’s UEFA Champions League clash between Manchester United and SC Braga: team news, form guide, lineup projections, tactical keys, TV info, referee, and odds. On Tuesday, Manchester United host Portuguese side SC Braga for a European tie at the ‘Theatre...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 16th, 2012
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The Netherlands maintained their perfect World Cup 2014 qualification record with a 4-1 win in Romania on Tuesday. A thrilling first half saw Jeremain Lens and Bruno Martins Indi put the visitors two goals ahead in the opening half hour, before a brilliant solo effort from Ciprian Marica pulled the h...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 3rd, 2012
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Lionel Messi was Barcelona’s goal maker and Robin van Persie was Manchester United’s goal taker as the star forwards shone in Champions League victories Tuesday. Messi created chances for Alexis Sanchez to score in the sixth minute and Cesc Fabregas in the 55th for a 2-0 win away to Benfica. Barcelon...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 23rd, 2012
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Manchester United came through an emotion-charged examination at Anfield to move within a point of Chelsea at the top of the Premier League on Sunday, while Arsenal grabbed a late draw at Manchester City. Elsewhere, there were home victories for Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle. Martin Skrtel and Robi...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Sep 18th, 2012
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  [View the story "2012/13 UEFA Champions League Day2 Live Blog" on Storify] 2012/13 UEFA Champions League Day2 Live Blog Follow IndepthAfrica Match Preview, Live Scores and Video Highlights of Manchester United vs. Galatasaray and Chelsea vs Juventus. Storified by Indepth Africa · Tue, S...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 18th, 2012
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The Red Devils welcome Champions League football to Old Trafford once more after crashing out of the group stages last time out. Manchester United: Sir Alex Ferguson’s men come into the game with a fine weekend win over Wigan Athletic in which two debutants managed to net their first goals for the cl...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 25th, 2012
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Sir Alex Ferguson expects Wayne Rooney to be out for four weeks after suffering a nasty leg injury in Manchester United’s win over Fulham. Video Rooney was stretchered off the Old Trafford field after the accidental clash with Hugo Rodallega in the home side’s 3-2 victory. Rooney was char...