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How does Manchester United’s Defence Compare to the rest of the EPL? (Part 1)

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FollowEddieon Twitter One of the main stories regarding Manchester United's season is its shaky defence and the need for more quality in the backline. Amidst United fans' concerns prior...

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Robin van Persie hits back at Man Utd boss Louis van Gaal

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Robin van Persie has hit back at his boss Louis van Gaal following his extravagant goal celebration for Manchester United against Chelsea at the...

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Di Maria: I must honour United’s shirt

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Angel di Maria won the free kick and delivered the resultant freekick that lead to Robin van Persie's 94th minute equaliser against Chelsea on Sunday.

The Argentinean has spoken of his delight of signing for Manchester United and insists he will honour wearing the famous number seven shirt.

Shaw: Never felt like I did after Van Persie’s goal before

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Luke Shaw was brought up as a Chelsea fan but, despite interest from his boyhood club, opted to sign for Manchester United in the summer.

Yesterday was his first game against Chelsea since signing for United and he said that the feeling off seeing Robin van Persie equalise was unlike anything else he's ever experienced.

Man Utd’s Robin van Persie makes thinly veiled dig at Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho

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Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has made a thinly veiled dig at Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho for being defensive following the side's...

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RVP Saves United While Spurs Lose Again

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Robin van Persie's injury-time strike denied Chelsea all three points against Manchester United at Old Trafford as the teams finished level at 1-1. Chelsea had been leading through Didier Drogba's header but Branislav Ivanovic's foul on Angel di Maria saw the defender sent off for two bookable offences and from the free-kick Van Persie slammed home after Thibaut Courtois had parried Marouane Fellaini's bullet header.

Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea: Two points dropped but United deserved the draw

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Robin Van Persie scored a 93rd minute equaliser to earn Manchester United a point after Didier Drogba gave Chelsea the lead and it's two points dropped for Jose Mourinho's men.

On the plus side, we gained a point on Manchester City in the title race to take us six points clear but it still feels that we blew a chance to have extended the lead even further.

Manchester United Boss Van Gaal Blasts Robin Van Persie

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Manchester United striker Robin van Persie was labeled "stupid" by his manager Louis van Gaal after removing his shirt as he celebrated his last-gasp equalizer against Chelsea.

Van Persie, whose form had been questioned ahead of Sunday's Barclays Premier League clash at Old Trafford, secured a 1-1 draw for his side by slamming home in the 94th minute.

Van Persie: Fans deserve credit for my goal

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Robin van Persie scored with practically the last kick of the game to give United a well deserved 1-1 draw with Chelsea.

It was a big relief for the fans, for the players and for everyone at Manchester United that we got the goal in the end. The whole stadium exploded and it gave us a big boost.

Robin van Persie blasted by Man Utd boss Louis van Gaal for ‘stupid’ celebration

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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has criticised striker Robin van Persie for his celebration after grabbing an injury-time equaliser against...

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Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea: Tactical analysis & Major talking points

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Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea: Tactical analysis & Major talking points - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It looked like Chelsea were on their way for yet another Premier League victory. The fear factor at Old Trafford had long dissipated, the sheer thought of Manchester United might find their old habit of scoring late goals didn't even occur to mind.

Watch Manchester United vs Chelsea Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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In one of the most anticipated Premier League games of the 2014/15 season, Manchester United faced Chelsea in a match that lived up to its expectations.

United played in a much-improved manner compared to previous games this season but were unable to find the opening goal. Up stepped Chelsea's Didier Drogba who took advantage of poor marking in the box to knock a header into the back of the net from a Cesc Fabregas corner.

Match of the Round- Manchester United vs Chelsea 1-1 Highlights 2014 Drogba Van Persie Goal Video

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Match of the Round- Manchester United vs Chelsea 1-1 Highlights 2014 Drogba Van Persie Goal Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Last minute drama in this Man Utd v Chelsea league fixture on 26th October, 2014, with Robin van Persie rescuing a point for Louis van Gaal's side with [.

Have Manchester Not Been Tested Yet?

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FollowEddieon Twitter Gary Neville doesn't seem to think so. The ex-Manchester United defender and captain gave his thoughts in a recent interview to Manutd.com. "It's going to be tough for...

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Man Utd have best three strikers in the world, claims Ander Herrera

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Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie and Radamel Falcao are the three best strikers in the world, according to Manchester United team-mate Ander Herrera....

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Man Utd’s Robin van Persie falls out with team-mates over selfish play

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Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has fallen out with his Netherlands team-mates over perceived greediness. Schalke's Klaas-Jan...

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PHOTO: Manchester Star tells his own team-mate to shut up

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PHOTO: Manchester Star tells his own team-mate to shut up - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It is now a well-known FACT that Robin van Persie and Klass Jan Huntelaar are not best of pals. Last night, the pair was seen arguing on the pitch and both have had their say after the match.

Holland was in action againstKazakhstan in the Euro 2016 qualifier last night when the incident happened.

Robin van Persie: ‘At Arsenal you wanted to win, at Man Utd you have to win’

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Robin van Persie described the difference between Arsenal and Manchester United by saying the Gunners wanted to win whereas United had to win,...

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Good News: Manchester United superstar back in full training

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Good News: Manchester United superstar back in full training - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Only yesterday, Dutch media outlet Voetbal International reported that Manchester United striker Robin van Persie waswithdran from Holland training which raised concerns it could be a precautionary move due to injury.

Manchester United Agree Personal Terms To Sign World-Class Striker On Permanent Deal

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Manchester United have already confirmed a big-name signing for next summer. Colombian forward Radamel Falcao, who is currently on loan at Old Trafford from French side Monaco, has agreed personal terms to make his deal permanent in 2015.

3 Reasons Why Juan Mata Will Never Be A First-Team Regular At Manchester United

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3 Reasons Why Juan Mata Will Never Be A First-Team Regular At Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

In the mass overhaul at Manchester United in the summer, a whole host of word-class attacking players were brought in. Ander Herrera, Angel Di Maria and Radamel Falcao were all signed by manager Louis Van Gaal in a bid to overturn the torrid campaign under David Moyes last year.

Louis van Gaal is very “demanding”, says Man Utd striker Robin van Persie

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Louis van Gaal is a very "demanding" manager who wants everyone to participate in team meetings, according to Manchester United striker...

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Ex-Arsenal striker Robin van Persie positive about Man Utd’s season

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Robin van Persie says he is optimistic about the season ahead for Manchester United despite the club making a difficult start to the new campaign....

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United heading in the right direction

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Robin Van Persie believes Manchester United are on the right track under Louis Van Gaal and they will soon step up a couple notches, once the injured players return and the squad is completely familiar with the new manager's methods.

Despite having nine players sidelined, with Ander Herrera a doubt ahead of Sunday after having been withdrawn on Saturday, United bounced back from a shambolic 5-3 defeat at Leicester to win 2-1against West Ham over the weekend, their second consecutive win at home and one Van Persie believes is a sign of more things to come.

5 reasons why Radamel Falcao will fail at Manchester United

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5 reasons why Radamel Falcao will fail at Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The Holy Trinity for the Red Devils?

There was much media hype when Manchester United announced the deadline day signing of Colombian superstar Radamel Falcao, with many broadcasters hailing his arrival in the North West of England as a statement of intent from Louis Van Gaal.

Manchester United vs. West Ham United Predicted Lineups

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The yearly center-back crisis at Manchester United has arrived. A couple of seasons ago, in spite of having five center backs in Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Jonny Evans, Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic, Sir Alex Ferguson was forced to deploy Darren Fletcher and Michael Carrick in central defense. For that reason, Manchester United has grown accustomed to makeshift back lines.

Robin van Persie admits Man Utd held inquest after Leicester loss

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Robin van Persie has admitted Manchester United held an hour long inquest after they were humbled 5-3 by newly promoted Leicester City last weekend....

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Rio Ferdinand says Robin van Persie suffered most at Man Utd after Sir Alex Ferguson left

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Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has admitted the club badly struggled after Sir Alex Ferguson stepped down as manager with...

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Leicester City 5-3 Manchester United: Key Observations

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Leicester City 5-3 Manchester United: Key Observations - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Leicester City earned a historic 5-3 victory over Manchester United at the King Power Stadium in Sunday's lunch time kick off in the Premier League. The Red Devils cruised to a 3-1 lead just before the hour mark, but the home side scored four goals in the next twenty minutes to seal an emphatic victory.

Video: Robin van Persie even more excited about the season after Radamel Falcao’s arrival at Man Utd

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Manchester United striker Robin van Persie says he is even more excited about the season ahead after the club's deadline day signing of Radamel...

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Robin van Persie says Man Utd players must trust Louis van Gaal

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Robin van Persie says Manchester United players must trust new boss Louis van Gaal's tactics and not interfere. The Dutch striker thinks his...

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RVP to learn from former United goalscoring hero

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Former Manchester United striker Ruud Van Nistelrooy has been working closely with Robin Van Persie to help his compatriot to remain deadly in front of goal, as he once was.

Van Nistelrooy wasnamed in Guus Hiddink's staff for the Holland squad as the former Chelsea manager replaced Louis Van Gaal in charge of the Oranje and the former United striker has been working as a coach to the strikers.

RVP excited by United’s revolution

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Robin Van Persie believes Manchester United will return to success after this summer spending spree and the Dutchman has revealed he's raring to go, as United look to finally kickstart their season against QPR on Sunday.

A defeat and two draws in their opening three league games represented a poor start for Louis Van Gaal, but Van Persie insisted United's £150m spending spree will pay its dividendsand that he's excited about playing with some world class players, such as Angel Di Maria and Radamel Falcao.

Which Big-Name Superstar Will Miss Out In The Manchester United Revolution?

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Which Big-Name Superstar Will Miss Out In The Manchester United Revolution? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It wouldn't be too wrong to say that Louis Van Gaal's time at Manchester United has got off to a disastrous start. Three games into the current Premier League season, the Red Devils have just two points on the board and find themselves in 14th position in the table.

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VIDEO: Van Persie’s goal and Mourinho’s reaction

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Five things we learnt from West Brom 2-2 United

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Manchester United salvaged a late draw away at West Bromwich Albion, after finding themselves behind twice in the match, thanks to a powerful strike from Daley Blind. Despite the double comeback, the result will have to go down as two points lost for the Red Devils as they paid for two sloppy defensive errors, having dominated the majority of the game.

STATS: A decade of success of United players compared to world’s best

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Opta has produced a table looking at the numbers of goals and assists in Europe's top competitions over the past decade. Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney, Dimitar Berbatov and Robin van Persie all feature in the top 10.

VIDEO: Van Persie’s goal vs Kazakhstan

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Rio: I remember RvP’s face when Fergie announced retirement

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Speaking the Clare Balding show, Rio Ferdinand has talked about the day that the players found of Sir Alex Ferguson was retiring.

"It was a shock," said Rio. "We walked in that morning and it was all in the papers, but you never believe the papers. So we were just debating what was going on.

RvP reveals team meeting took place after Leicester defeat

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To lose a game after being 3-1 up with half an hour to play is fair unforgivable. Robin van Persie has revealed that the players had a meeting following the defeat against Leicester.

"It shouldn't be possible," he said. "But it still happened. We have to deal with it. We had a proper look at it next day.