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Robin Van Persie Announces That He Will Retire At End Of Season

Ex-Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie has said that he will “probably” retire at the end of the current season. The 35-year-old – who returned to Feyenoord, where he made his debut aged 17, in January – has scored 50 goals in 102 appearances for his country. “When I have to stop? That is probably at the end of this …

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Watch: Van Persie Scores Free Kick, Sent Off Three Minutes Later

Now sporting the grey hairs that display his mid-thirties, Robin van Persie is still creating dramatic moments in 2018. At the beginning of the year, the Dutchman returned to Feyenoord, the club with whom he began his professional career. But far from being a token passenger in the twilight of his career, ‘RVP’ has been instrumental to Feyenoord’s fortunes. Scoring …

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Watch: VAR Reviews Goal At One End, Awards Penalty At The Other

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Feyenoord and Vitesse played out an entertaining Super Cup final today and were only separated by penalty kicks after a 1-1 draw. Jens Toornsta gave Feyenoord the lead after just seven minutes with a thumping volley following some fine work by Jean-Paul Boëtius on the left wing.  The Rotterdam side thought that they had doubled the lead shortly before the hour mark when …

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Jose Mourinho Identifies His Number 1 January Transfer Target For Manchester United [Report]

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has reportedly told chief executive Ed Woodward that he wants competition for current regular right-back Antonio Valencia, and has identified who he wants to sign in January. Feyenoord defender Rick Karsdorp caught the eye of the Portuguese in the Dutch team’s Europa League ties with the Red Devils in the group stage earlier this season …

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan Left Out Of Manchester United Team To Face West Ham

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Manchester United battles with Tonny Vilhena of Feyenoord during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Manchester United FC and Feyenoord at Old Trafford on November 24, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho has unveiled the his starting line up for Manchester United’s clash with West Ham. After suffering a difficult start to the season, Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United have started to find some form in recent weeks. First came a 3-1 win over Swansea City, followed by a 1-1 draw with Arsenal, and a dominant display against Feyenoord in the …

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Ex-Liverpool Goalkeeper Brad Jones Enjoying Rebirth At Feyenoord

Brad Jones of Feyenoord during the Dutch Eredivisie match between PSV Eindhoven and Feyenoord Rotterdam at the Phillips stadium on September 18, 2016 in Eindhoven, The Netherlands(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)

Feyenoord defeated NEC 2-1 at the weekend to extend their perfect start to the Eredivisie season and put themselves five points clear after nine games. Giovanni van Bronckhorst’s men’s lightning start has been led by seven-goal Nicolai Jorgensen and club legend Dirk Kuyt and built on a solid defence that has conceded just three so far. The man in goal …

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Kuyt Claims Pogba Was Berating Manchester United Teammates During Feyenoord Loss

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - SEPTEMBER 15: Paul Pogba of Manchester United takes a free kick during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Feyenoord and Manchester United FC at Feijenoord Stadion on September 15, 2016 in Rotterdam, . (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Manchester United’s 1-0 loss to Feyenoord on Thursday was arguably the club’s worst performance under new manager Jose Mourinho. United were lacklustre and underwhelming in a forgettable 90 minutes in Rotterdam and world record signing Paul Pogba received the majority of the post-match scorn with former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes claiming that the former Juventus star is ‘all over the place at …

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Opinion: Is José Mourinho’s 3rd Season Syndrome Coming Early At Manchester United?

José Mourinho has been Manchester United manager for five competitive matches, six if you count the Community Shield, and he has already openly criticised some of his players. Ahead of Thursday night’s fixture with Dutch club Feyenoord, the Portuguese also questioned the club’s desire to succeed in the Europa League as he finalised preparations to participate in Uefa’s second tier club tournament. “This is …

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Chelsea Still Chasing Dutch Defender As Replacement For John Terry

WATFORD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: John Terry of Chelsea in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Chelsea at Vicarage Road on February 3, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Chelsea are believed to be willing to submit another offer for Lazio defender Stefan de Vrij in the January transfer window having failed to sign the Netherlands international earlier this summer according to the Daily Star. It reports that Chelsea manager Antonio Conte sanctioned deadline day moves for former Sunderland defender Marcos Alonso, and Brazilian international David Luiz, following the club’s …

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