After a blazing start for the Red Devils in 2012 under Alex Ferguson following his transfer from Arsenal, van Persie faltered and his 2014/2015 season was marred by an ankle ligament injury. He will now play for Fenerbahce.
Speaking to the club's official television channel upon landing, Robin van Persie said, "I am very happy to be here and join the wonderful fans."
Striker Robin Van Persie offered a three-year deal with an option for another year
Robin van Persie has not played for United since he suffered an ankle injury in the 1-2 defeat to Swansea on February 21.
Robin van Persie is expected to make a comeback into Manchester United after an unspecified injury kept him out recently.
Robin van Persie's close relationship with Louis van Gaal was tested to the limit in the first half of the campaign and the Manchester United manager considered dropping him after a "very bad game" against Arsenal in November.
Wayne Rooney emerges as the hero and scores two goals. Radamel Falcao also found his name on the scoring list.
Manchester United vs Newcastle United, English Premier League (EPL) - live score, news updates, live football match report and result from Old Trafford on Friday.
Manchester United prevailed at St Mary's on Monday despite an error-strewn display in which they mustered only three attempts at goal, with Van Persie netting either side of Graziano Pelle's first-half equaliser.
Robin van Persie exploited a blunder by Jose Fonte to put United ahead in the 12th minute at St Mary's and scored a 71st-minute winner from a Wayne Rooney free-kick after Graziano Pelle had equalised.
In the whole of 2014 Robin van Persie has scored only eight goals in 21 Premier League games and Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal concedes his fellow Dutchman is stuck in a rut.
Manchester United F.C. managed a dramatic equaliser in stoppage time against Chelsea F.C. While Robin van Persie emerged as the hero, he was shown a yellow card for taking his shirt off in celebration.
Netherlands striker Robin Van Persie rammed home a loose ball from 10 meters in injury time to make amends for his error that helped Chelsea take the lead in the 53rd minute through veteran striker Didier Drogba.
Louis Van Gaal's disappointing start hit a new low in midweek as Manchester United suffered an embarrassing 4-0 defeat at third tier minnows Milton Keynes Dons in the League Cup second round. Before that United lost their opening game of the season at home to Swansea City and drew 1-1 away to Sunderland last weekend.
Robin van Persie was given extra time off after playing for a Netherlands in the World Cup in Brazil. But this weekend could see the striker make his first appearance in the Premier League since the 3-0 defeat by Liverpool in March.
Robin van Persie, who is the leading goal-scorer for Netherlands in international games, had been given an extended break after Holland successfully made it to the semifinals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. He did not travel with his Man United teammates during their pre-season tour of the USA.
Brazil slumped to a 3-0 defeat against the Netherlands in the third-place play-off match. The defeat marks the first time since 1974 that Brazil have lost consecutive World Cup matches.
Goals from Robin van Persie, Daley Blind and Wijnaldum helped Netherlands finish third in World Cup 2014. Catch all highlights here.