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Robin Van Persie seeks cure at World Cup

Dutch ace Robin van Persie is counting on the World Cup to act as a cure for a 'complicated' season at Manchester United.

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Time for David Moyes to decide if Robin van Persie is worth the trouble

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Alan Hansen Manchester United made a rod for their own back by capitulating and handing Wayne Rooney a fortune to stay at the club with a new five-year contract.

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Robin van Persie: I am happy under David Moyes at Manchester United

Robin van Persi

Mark Ogden Robin van Persie has broken his silence on his future at Manchester United with a defiant riposte aimed at banishing rumours of his unhappiness at Old Trafford and discontent with manager David Moyes.

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Robin Van Persie hat-trick fires Manchester United to Champions League comeback over Olympiakos

Manchester United's Robin van Persie celebrates with teammate Wayne Rooney.

Robin van Persie's hat-trick lifts the gloom surrounding Manchester United.

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Robin van Persie out for four-to-six weeks in blow to Manchester United

Manchester United's underwhelming season received yet another setback on Friday with the news that striker Robin van Persie will be out for four to six weeks with a sprained knee.

Louis Van Gaal hints at captaincy role for Robin Van Persie

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Mark Ogden Louis van Gaal has given a clear indication of plans to consider Robin van Persie as his Manchester United captain by describing the forward as a "fantastic" leader after his stunning goal spared...

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Manchester United’s Robin van Persie to miss a month with thigh injury

Manchester United's Robin van Persie

Manchester United received another setback on Friday when manager David Moyes revealed that striker Robin van Persie will be out for a month with a thigh injury.

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Manchester United player Robin van Persie backs manager David Moyes

Robin van Persie is convinced manager David Moyes will eventually prove a success.

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EPL: Robin van Persie the difference between Man Utd and Arsenal

Manchester United roared back into the English Premier League title picture on Sunday by beating leaders Arsenal 1-0, completing a perfect day for the improving reigning champions after surprise...

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Robin van Persie holds key to title: Ferdinand

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Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has warned champions Manchester City that his side's swoop for Arsenal striker Robin van Persie could tilt the balance of power in the Premier League back to...

Manchester United coach Louis van Gaal is over-training players: fitness expert Raymond Verheijen

Louis van Gaal

The injury sustained by Manchester United defender Luke Shaw was caused by too many training sessions from new manager Louis van Gaal, former Wales assistant coach Raymond Verheijen said on Thursday.

Captain Wayne Rooney ready to lead Louis van Gaal's Manchester United revolution

Wayne Rooney

Timothy Abraham Wayne Rooney believes he is ready to play a lead role in Louis van Gaal's Manchester United revolution after being appointed as the team's new captain.

Wayne Rooney is the leader that Manchester United needs

Up front: Wayne Rooney’s communication skills are as valuable as his grit and goal-scoring skills.

Gary Neville Old Trafford’s new captain is the dying breed of footballer who accepts criticism as easily as he dishes it out. As the ideal foil to Louis van Gaal, Gary Neville believes he can revive United.

Manchester United stunned by Swansea City as Arsenal, Tottenham snatch late wins

Wayne Rooney (R) and Juan Mata discuss tactics.

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal found no instant fix as a new era dawned in dispiriting fashion at Old Trafford where Swansea City's 2-1 victory on the opening day of the Premier League...

How every English Premier League club will rate this season

Can Manchester City relicate last season's success?

We look at Every English Premier League club's prospects for the 2014-15. Who they've signed and who they've released for the season, beginning Saturday August 16.

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Arsenal not vulnerable anymore, says Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger

Tom Williams Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes his club have lost the vulnerability that once made their players easy prey for Sunday's Community Shield opponents Manchester City.

I can learn from Wenger, says Arsenal new boy Sanchez

Striker Alexis Sanchez starred for Chile at the World Cup.

New Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez has stressed the influence that manager Arsene Wenger had on his decision to join the FA Cup winners from Barcelona.

Ten things to take from the World Cup in Brazil 2014

Michael Lynch in Rio de Janeiro First of all, it is the people and the host community that make the tournament.

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Louis van Gaal set for Manchester United balancing act

Louis van Gaal at his unveiling as Manchester United manager.

Louis van Gaal claims balancing Manchester United's commercial ambitions with their desire for success on the field will be one of his biggest challenges at Old Trafford.