English Premier League: Robin van Persie factfile

Updated: 17 August 2012 17:06 IST

Robin van Persie completed his move to Manchester United from Arsenal on Friday. Here is a factfile of the Dutch striker's career:

English Premier League: Robin van Persie factfile
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Robin van Persie completed his move to Manchester United from Arsenal on Friday. Here is a factfile of the Dutch striker's career:

Born: 6 August, 1983

Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands

Age: 29

Club career

Feyenoord (2001-2004)

Cost: Free from SBV Excelsior's youth squad

Appearances: 70

Goals: 14

Honours: 2002 UEFA Cup

Arsenal (2004-2012)

Cost: £2.75 million

Appearances: 281

Goals: 132

Honours: 2005 FA Cup, 2004 Community Shield, Premier League Golden Boot 2012, Arsenal Player of the Year 2009, 2012, PFA Player of the Year 2012, Football Writers' Player of the Year 2012

Manchester United (2012-)

Cost: £24 million ($37m)

International career

Netherlands debut v Romania (World Cup qualifier), June 2005

Caps: 68

Goals: 29

Achievements: 2010 World Cup runner-up

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