Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

Robin van Stapleton

Robin van Stapleton

Both Arsenal and Manchester United's official websites have confirmed tonight that the two clubs have reached an agreement over the transfer of Robin van Persie to Manchester United. The BBC are reporting that the deal is believed to be in the region of £24m. The 29 year old has 1 year left on his deal.

A statement on the Arsenal website read:

Arsenal Football Club can confirm that terms have been agreed for the transfer of Robin van Persie to Manchester United.

Van Persie will travel to Manchester on Thursday in order to agree personal terms and complete a medical ahead of the proposed move.



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

Writer:Tim Stillman
Date:Wednesday August 15 2012
Time: 7:28PM

Comments

0
I can't stand this team continually selling to league rivals. 24m is a lot of money to turn down, but I thought this time Arsenal was finally going to show some balls.
gunnerkid107
15/08/2012 19:39:00
0
I think I speak for everyone when I say ... BOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO.
Rocky7
15/08/2012 19:40:00
0
Alex Song also came in to say goodbyes to teammates today. He is also off to Barca. What a radical change.
Arseniger
15/08/2012 19:40:00
0
2 new players need to be brought in if Song is indeed off to Barca.
gunnerkid107
15/08/2012 19:43:00
0
I think Arsenal never wanted to give Song contract extension based on inside information on his age, and have sold a 34yrs Old dude to Barca. Arsenal overused him in the last 2 yrs and got their money worth. RVP has been replaced by Giroud and Poldi, the only question is can they adapt to BPL. If yes, we just sold 1 for 2.
Arseniger
15/08/2012 19:43:00
0
If he doesn't want to play for us, good riddance. By the way, how do you know all that about Song, Arseniger? What are your sources?
FunGunner
15/08/2012 19:46:00
0
24 mil for a 29 year old who has been injured for a majority of his career and has only had one 1 good fully fit season?! Unless he recreates last seasons efforts for the rest of his career for us you fellas have prospectively pulled our pants down in front of the world.
TheFamousNo7
15/08/2012 19:47:00
0
AN UTTER DISGRACE. Boooooooooo indeed ):-(
julieloveshenry4ever
15/08/2012 19:47:00
0
You have signed genuine world class in Santi, hes like a world class version of Arshavin so he will soften the blow of RVP. Not sure about Giroud and Podolski although both have qualitys. With regards to Song hough i never rated him, despite being worshipped on here. I take it he's now only half decent now hes leaving then?
HuddersfieldYiddo
15/08/2012 19:50:00
0
This is a lateral move for Robin Van Persie and one that screams of desperation for Fergie. Best of luck to both of them.
Arsene_Wonder
15/08/2012 19:58:00
Page 1/13
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. 10
  11. 11
  12. 12
  13. 13

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Stats: Arsenal v Burnley

All the stats from Arsenal (2) vs (1) Burnley, Emirates Stadium, 22/1/17 Att: 59955

Arsenal v Burnley - Team Sheets

Arsenal are at the Emirates Stadium with Burnley the visitors for the latest Premier League game.

Officials - Arsenal v Burnley (22/1/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Arsenal and Burnley this Sunday.

More Reliable Than An Octopus 2016/17? (20/1/17)

A new season, a new special computer crunching the numbers to determine the final Premier League positions for 2016/17.

Archived Vital Arsenal Articles

Vital Arsenal articles from

Site Journalists

Rocky7
Editor email
Profile
ClockEnd124
no email
Profile
Amos
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Burnley MotM
Suggested By:
Cech20%
Gabriel0%
Mustafi0%
Koscielny20%
Monreal0%
Ramsey0%
Xhaka0%
Iwobi20%
Ozil20%
Sanchez20%
Giroud0%
Sub - Coquelin0%
Sub - Welbeck0%
Sub - Bellerin0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 22 18 1 3 55 32
2 Arsenal 22 14 5 3 47 27
3 Spurs 22 13 7 2 46 29
4 Liverpool 22 13 6 3 45 24
5 Man City 22 13 4 5 43 15
6 Man Utd 22 11 8 3 41 12
7 Everton 22 10 6 6 36 10
8 WBA 22 9 5 8 32 2
9 Stoke 22 7 7 8 28 -6
10 West Ham 22 8 4 10 28 -7
11 Southampton 22 7 6 9 27 -4
12 AFC Bournemouth 22 7 5 10 26 -7
13 Burnley 22 8 2 12 26 -9
14 Watford 22 6 6 10 24 -13
15 Leicester City 22 5 6 11 21 -13
16 Middlesbrough 22 4 8 10 20 -7
17 Swansea 22 5 3 14 18 -25
18 Crystal Palace 22 4 4 14 16 -11
19 Hull City 22 4 4 14 16 -27
20 Sunderland 22 4 3 15 15 -22
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Arsenal Fixtures (view all)

Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Watford (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 4 2017 12:30PM : Chelsea (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 11 2017 12:30PM : Hull City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Southampton (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Liverpool (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Sultan Ibrahim1
2.Adeshina Micheal1
The Vital Football Members League