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United strikers Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie enjoy Ed Sheeran gig

United strikers Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie enjoy Ed Sheeran gig

The Manchester United players were at the star's second sold-out concert in the city
Shaw: Courtois saved Chelsea

Shaw: Courtois saved Chelsea

United needed an injury-time goal from Robin van Persie to take a point from the gripping 1-1 draw at Old Trafford, but they had numerous chances to build a good lead in the first half.
Daily Telegraph Oct 27, 2014
Six explanations for Robin van Persie taking his shirt off

Six explanations for Robin van Persie taking his shirt off

Alan Tyers: Robin van Persie insisted on taking his shirt off when he scored against Chelsea, despite knowing this would lead to a yellow card. Why?
The Guardian Oct 27, 2014
Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekends action | Guardian sport

Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekends action | Guardian sport

Sam Allardyce revels in Citys struggles, Gylfi Sugurdsson is proving a coup and is it time for Vito Mannone be dropped?An hour after the final whistle Robin van Persie was back on the pitch, with a ball at his feet. Except this time he was wearing his Manchester United blazer and polished shoes. Old Trafford was virtually empty and the place was almost in silence as he took a full XI of team-mates kids on to the pitch for a little knockabout under the floodlights. He cut a relaxed figure, perhaps unaware at that point that Louis van Gaal had delivered a public rebuke for that shirt-off goal...
London24 Oct 27, 2014

Manchester United boss slams former Arsenal captain despite last-gasp Chelsea heroics

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie was labelled “stupid” by his manager Louis van Gaal after removing his shirt as he celebrated his last-gasp equaliser against Chelsea.
The Independent Oct 27, 2014
Manchester United vs Chelsea: 'Stupid' Robin van Persie blasted by Louis van Gaal for removing shirt after late equaliser

Manchester United vs Chelsea: 'Stupid' Robin van Persie blasted by Louis van Gaal for removing shirt after late equaliser

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie was labelled "stupid" by his manager Louis van Gaal after removing his shirt as he celebrated his last-gasp equaliser against Chelsea.
Daily Telegraph Oct 27, 2014
Robin van Persie 'stupid' for removing shirt after goal against Chelsea, says Manchester United's Louis van Gaal

Robin van Persie 'stupid' for removing shirt after goal against Chelsea, says Manchester United's Louis van Gaal

Lost in euphoria of scoring in stoppage time, striker promptly whips off his shirt - earning booking from referee and rebuke from his manager
Instinct wins over form as Van Persie rediscovers scoring touch

Instinct wins over form as Van Persie rediscovers scoring touch

Robin van Persie has been short of form for Manchester United, but his goal against Chelsea will raise confidence ahead of the trip to Manchester City.
Daily Mail Oct 26, 2014

Louis van Gaal calls Robin van Persie 'stupid' for ripping off his shirt after injury time goal

Louis van Gaal claimed Manchester United’s fighting spirit will take them back into the top four after Robin van Persie’s last minute equaliser against Chelsea.
M.E.N mascot comp winner Kyras is United's lucky charm in Chelsea draw

M.E.N mascot comp winner Kyras is United's lucky charm in Chelsea draw

The seven year-old accompanied Robin Van Persie onto the pitch, before he grabbed a last minute equaliser for the Reds
In pictures: Manchester United 1 Chelsea 1

In pictures: Manchester United 1 Chelsea 1

Have a look at a selection of pictures as Robin van Persie scores a late equaliser to earn the Reds a point at Old Trafford.
Daily Mail Oct 26, 2014

Robin van Persie admits late Man United equaliser against Chelsea felt like a winner

Robin van Persie admitted his late equaliser against Chelsea had felt like a winner. United looked set to lose until the striker rammed the ball home to earn a 1-1 draw in injury time.
The Independent Oct 26, 2014
Manchester United 1 Chelsea 1: Robin van Persie thrilled with late leveller

Manchester United 1 Chelsea 1: Robin van Persie thrilled with late leveller

Robin van Persie admitted his late equaliser against Chelsea had felt like a winner.
The Guardian Oct 26, 2014
Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea | Premier League match report

Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea | Premier League match report

Read Jacob Steinbergs minute-by-minute report Check out the best pictures from Old Trafford Louis van Gaal confident Van Persie will return to formNow, perhaps, Louis van Gaal has a better understanding why his predecessor, Sir Alex Ferguson, used to boast there was no other side on the planet with Manchester Uniteds penchant for late drama and feats of escapology. They were four minutes into stoppage time when Robin van Persie pulled back his left foot and when the ball flashed into the net he was off, peeling off his shirt and screaming to the skies in a release of pent-up emotion.It was...
The Guardian Oct 24, 2014
Louis van Gaal expects misfiring Robin van Persie to return to form

Louis van Gaal expects misfiring Robin van Persie to return to form

Manchester United manager backs striker to score at Chelsea Dutch striker has scored only twice this season Van Persie confident United will frighten teams againListen to Louis van Gaal on Robin van Persie and the impression given is hardly that the striker is fighting to retain his place in the Manchester United XI. The manager is confident that although his Dutch compatriot has scored only twice for him at United, the 31-year-old requires only luck to rediscover his prolific form.Yet Chelseas arrival at Old Trafford on Sunday may be a last chance to prove himself before Wayne Rooneys return...

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