Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

van Persie In Injury Shocker

van Persie In Injury Shocker

Robin van Persie has been ruled out of action for 6 weeks after suffering an injury in the 2-1 victory over Blackburn.

The Arsenal striker has ...... oh god, you know what, do we even need to go through the formalities any more?

There are more than enough articles in the Vital archives that will probably cover it.

Just search 'glass back' and I'm sure you'll find what you're looking for.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Rocky7
Date:Tuesday September 7 2010
Time: 7:12PM

Comments

0
Whilst I wouldn't agree at all with calls to sell him, we surely have to accept now that we can no longer build our team around him. Chamakh and Bendtner are very promising, which is good because as far as I'm concerned, one of those two is going to have to grow into our main striker as we accept that RvP is an occasional luxury.
Little Dutch
07/09/2010 19:32:00
0
I think the fact that an uninjured van Persie is one of the finest players in the world yet he is currently 3rd on the poll of who VA members think will finish top scorer is evidence of the spreading acceptance that we're never going to get a full season out of RvP.
Rocky7
07/09/2010 19:35:00
0
Can't help but feel sorry for the fella. So desperately unlucky.
Amos.
07/09/2010 19:36:00
0
I'm with you there Amos. van Persie has one of the most deadly left feet in the world. I know he'd be considered one of the great if he could just stay injury free :(
Rocky7
07/09/2010 19:37:00
0
But he can't. so move on. It's what you signed Chamakh for, anyway. To deputize in the unfortunate yet increasingly recurring event that Van Persie is injured (shock horror!).
DubaiSpur
07/09/2010 19:44:00
0
one of my fav players........but is this news anymore.... :( i hope he gets over this and injurys are then a distant memory from then onwards
daveski
07/09/2010 19:44:00
0
The saddest thing is that he's 27 now. He's been with us for 6 years and still doesn't have 100 league appearances. Even if his fitness record stays exemplary from now on, he's still lost a large chunk of his career.
Little Dutch
07/09/2010 19:51:00
0
Who knows? he could turn into a Sheringham, you know, adapt to score even without his pace and strength. Fact is, you'll never know if he would have been the striker he was predicted to be. So there's no point thinking about what could have been...
DubaiSpur
07/09/2010 20:01:00
0
Oh good, now Walcott is being strecthered off. Has any national side ever done more damage to a player than England has done to Theo?
Little Dutch
07/09/2010 20:01:00
0
You know, apart from Columbia and Andreas Escobar obviously.........
Little Dutch
07/09/2010 20:01:00
Page 1/5
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Whose Your Clubs' Lucky Scoring Omen?

Some clubs in the Premier League just seem to have a player with lady luck on their side and when they score in a game, that match always returns at least a point.

Cech, Alexis & Ozil Injury Updates

Goalkeeper Petr Cech has been ruled out for up to four weeks with a calf injury today and we also have updates on Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.

Wenger - Ozil & Alexis Must Wait

Manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that contract extension talks with Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez have been placed on hold until the summer.

Wenger Mimics Trump In PSG Link

Questioned about whether or not he had been offered a two year deal by Paris Saint-Germain, Arsene Wenger turned orange and mimicked Donald Trump.

Archived Vital Arsenal Articles

Vital Arsenal articles from

Site Journalists

Rocky7
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

West Brom MotM
Suggested By:
Cech0%
Bellerin5%
Mustafi0%
Koscielny0%
Monreal5%
Oxlade-Chamberlain0%
Xhaka25%
Walcott0%
Ramsey10%
Welbeck5%
Sanchez50%
Sub-Ospina0%
Sub-Giroud0%
Sub-Iwobi0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 28 22 3 3 69 38
2 Spurs 28 17 8 3 59 34
3 Man City 28 17 6 5 57 24
4 Liverpool 29 16 8 5 56 25
5 Man Utd 27 14 10 3 52 19
6 Arsenal 27 15 5 7 50 22
7 Everton 29 14 8 7 50 21
8 WBA 29 12 7 10 43 1
9 Stoke 29 9 9 11 36 -9
10 Southampton 27 9 6 12 33 -3
11 AFC Bournemouth 29 9 6 14 33 -12
12 West Ham 29 9 6 14 33 -12
13 Burnley 29 9 5 15 32 -11
14 Watford 28 8 7 13 31 -15
15 Leicester City 28 8 6 14 30 -14
16 Crystal Palace 28 8 4 16 28 -10
17 Swansea 29 8 3 18 27 -27
18 Hull City 29 6 6 17 24 -32
19 Middlesbrough 28 4 10 14 22 -13
20 Sunderland 28 5 5 18 20 -26
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Arsenal Fixtures (view all)

Apr 2 2017 4:00PM : Manchester City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 5 2017 7:45PM : West Ham United (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 10 2017 8:00PM : Crystal Palace (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 17 2017 8:00PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : Sunderland (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 23 2017 3:00PM : Manchester City (H)
FA Cup

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.connor2
2.Naijagunner1
The Vital Football Members League