Arsenal striker Robin van Persie may be sidelined for six weeks with an ankle injury, the Premier League club said on its website.
Robin van Persie may price himself out of a move from Arsenal with his high wage demand, the Daily Mail said.
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Manchester City will make a move for Robin van Persie if the striker fails to agree on a new contract at Arsenal, the Daily Mail said.
Arsenal striker Robin van Persie will miss next week’s Champions League match at Barcelona after injuring his knee in the 2-1 League Cup final loss to Birmingham two days ago.
Former winners Robin van Persie of Manchester United and Gareth Bale of Tottenham are among the nominees for the Professional Footballers’ Association player of the year award.
Robin van Persie, who led the Premier League with 30 goals last season, said he won’t sign a new contract with Arsenal, which wants him to see out the final year of his existing agreement.
Robin van Persie completed his move to Manchester United by signing a four-year contract, the English Premier League soccer club said on its website today.
"The sub was terrific, if you see something like that, it deserves credit."
- Robin van Persie on Jul 05, 2014