Manchester United made a bold move to bring Memphis Depay in over the summer, whilst letting another Dutchman in the form of Robin van Persie leave. The reasoning behind that could have just been unveiled, if the latest reports coming out of Voetbal Int are anything to go by…
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Manchester United Football Club sold Robin van Persie over the summer, and the move was greeted with some annoyance amongst portions of the Old Trafford crowd. The reason behind Van Persie leaving was thought to be due to footballing reasons, but that may not be the case.
Yesterday pictures of Robin van Persie being presented as a Fenerbahce player were all over the media, and there was some confusion as to why Manchester United hadn’t announced the deal, but today we now know why, and its a bit bizarre.
Manchester United have certainly been busy over the last few days, in terms of incomings and outgoings. The club have secured the services of both Bastian Schweinsteiger and Matteo Darmian, whilst Nani sealed a move away from the club.
Manchester United made the swoop for Robin van Persie in a £24million deal three years ago now, and the Flying Dutchman won the club a Premier League title almost single-handedly, as he fulfilled his dreams and ambitions by winning his first league title.
Manchester United have huge plans before the season starts, as Louis van Gaal tries to turn his side into a title-winning one once again. The squad overhaul will contain a few casualties, and one big-name player who could leave Old Trafford this summer is Robin van Persie.
Louis van gala clearly has his transfer strategy laid out, with the Iron Tulip preparing to let some big names go, whilst bringing in new players that fit his famous philosophy and image. One player who could find his way out the exit door is Robin van Persie.
Manchester United’s summer is expected to be a busy one, and one player who looks to be nearing closer to an Old Trafford exit is Robin van Persie. According to reports he is set to seal a €15million move to the Serie A, with Lazio interested.
Louis van Gaal remained coy regarding the future of Robin van Persie in his weekly pre-match press conference yesterday, telling the media to ‘wait and see’ if the 31-year old Dutch striker will be at the club next season.
Manchester United’s intentions for this summer are clear, with Louis van Gaal making a swoop for his fellow countryman Memphis Depay late on last week. Now however, he could well be prepared to let another Dutch compatriot leave Old Trafford this summer.