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The 6 Best Strikers In the Premier League History

From the start, the premier league was the place to see goalscorers. The way the league has evolved has brought a huge variety in the styles of strikers, from the likes of Les Ferdinand and Andy Carroll who were always ready to get their heads on the end of a cross to poachers like Owen and Fowler.

  1 month ago ago
The 6 Best Strikers In the Premier League History

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Read What Wayne Rooney Said After His Son Made His First Trip Away With Manchester United

Wayne Rooney is a retired England professional player, he is a former Manchester United striker, he also played as a striker for English team Everton and American league club DC United. He played alongside top stars, with the likes of Van Persie, Ryan Giggs, Cristiano Ronaldo, and many others.

  3 months ago ago
Read What Wayne Rooney Said After His Son Made His First Trip Away With
Manchester United

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Meet The Sons Of Wayne Rooney, Van Persie And Maldini Who Are Footballers

Top football legends like Wayne Rooney, Maldini, and Van Persie are all blessed with sons who are doing well in football. The children of these great football legends are currently following in the footsteps of their father in football. 1) Wayne Rooney Son The son of Wayne Rooney is currently a source of joy and happiness to him due to his development in football.

  2 months ago ago
Meet The Sons Of Wayne Rooney, Van Persie And Maldini Who Are Footballers

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Man Utd Players Who Have Scored At Least 27 Goals In A Season In All Competitions Since 1993

Bruno Fernandes has surpassed Romelu Lukaku's record and tied Zlatan Ibrahimovic's record for most goals scored for Manchester United in a season. In the 2020/21 season, the Portuguese winger scored an incredible 28 goals. He has now joined the list of Manchester United legends who have scored at least 27 goals in a season in all competitions.

  4 months ago ago
Man Utd Players Who Have Scored At Least 27 Goals In A Season In All Competitions Since 1993

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Manchester United's Biggest Victories And Defeats In Premier League History

Manchester United defeated Arsenal 8-2 on August 28, 2011 at Old Trafford. Wayne Rooney was the true hero of that game, scoring a hat trick in a total of 40 minutes. Ashley Young also grabbed a brace in A total of 62 minutes. However, it was Van Persie and Walcott who scored Arsenal's consolation goals.

  4 months ago ago
Manchester United's Biggest Victories And Defeats In Premier League History

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Read What Cristiano Ronaldo Said About Manchester United Legend Wayne Rooney

Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese professional player, he plays as a striker for Juventus and also for the Portugal national team. He is regarded as one of the best players in the world, due to his achievements and glories in the football world. He has played alongside talented footballers, with the likes of Wayne Rooney, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, and many others.

  3 months ago ago
Read What Cristiano Ronaldo Said About Manchester United Legend Wayne Rooney

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Will Kylian Mbappe End Up Like Theo Walcott?

“One of the most dangerous players I have ever played against” this were the exact words of Lionel Messi in regards to a young Theo Walcott before the famous Champions League clash against an Arsenal team, full of much more experienced and talented players like Nasri, Van Persie and the midfield maestro Cesc Fabregas.

  3 months ago ago
Will Kylian Mbappe End Up Like Theo Walcott?

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EPL: See The 2 Striking Resemblance Between Kanu Nwankwo & Van Persie Hat-trick Against Chelsea

Chelsea football club are arguably one of the most successful teams in the history of the Premier League with six League titles under their belt. Chelsea is considered as one of the most top-performing teams in the English Premier League in the last decade after winning the most trophies than other clubs.

  4 months ago ago
EPL: See The 2 Striking Resemblance Between Kanu Nwankwo & Van Persie Hat-trick Against Chelsea

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Can Depay overtake Van Persie to become the Netherlands player with the most international goals?

Barcelona star, Memphis Depay scored hat-trick as the Netherlands defeated Turkey by 6 goals to 1 in their World Cup qualifier match yesterday, at the Amsterdam Arena. Davy Klassen, Guus Til and Donyell Malen were also on target for the host yesterday in their 6:1 victory.

  2 months ago ago
Can Depay overtake Van Persie to become the Netherlands player with the most international goals?

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Two former Arsenal players who have remained friends, and what Arsenal can learn from them.

Despite their separate football paths and distance, Fabregas and Van Persie are still good friends, as shown by a recent Twitter chat between them. Take a look at the conversation below. Remember, Arsene Wenger signed Cesc Fabregas and Robin Van Persie from Barcelona and Feyenoord, respectively, when they were both young.

  3 months ago ago
Two former Arsenal players who have remained friends, and what Arsenal can learn from them.

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Battle of Nuremberg between Portugal and Netherlands

The battle of Nuremberg is a name given to the intense match played between Portugal and Netherlands at the 2006 FIFA world cup. This match made history as it became the match with the most awarded cards since the birth of football when Russian referee issued a total of 16 yellow cards and 4 red cards to both countries.

  5 months ago ago
Battle of Nuremberg between Portugal and Netherlands

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Opinion: Harry Kane Will Need To Do A Van Persie On Tottenham

Harry Kane announced his desire to leave Tottenham Hotspur in May 2021, top premier league clubs with Manchester City taking the lead by presenting the sum of £100m for the service of the striker. The chairman Daniel Levy is however asking for more (though his body language says otherwise) which Guardiola claimed City dont have.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: Harry Kane Will Need To Do A Van Persie On Tottenham

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Check Out The Top 10 Highest Manchester United Goalscorers In The 21st Century

Manchester United is one of the biggest teams in the world and this is further emphasized by the number of top players who have played for the club in the 21st century. The club has witnessed great goalscorers like Ruud Van Nistelrooy, Van Persie, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Wayne Rooney in the past 21 years.

  2 months ago ago
Check Out The Top 10 Highest Manchester United Goalscorers In The 21st Century

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5 most heartbreaking transfers in history of football.

of the van, Persie is ranked #5 in the world (Arsenal to Manchester United) Arsenal purchased Robin van Persie from Feyenoord for €4.5 million in 2004. He spent eight years with the Gunners, eventually establishing himself as one of the best strikers of his period.

  3 months ago ago
5 most heartbreaking transfers in history of football.

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Solskjear might sign the new Van Persie this summer

Robin Van Persie was signed by Sir Alex Ferguson. Ole Gunnar Solskjear interest in Kane is fuelled by the Englishman's desire to leave Tottenham Hotspur stadium this summer.Harry Kane's situation makes him the next Robin Van Persie if Ole Gunnar Solskjear secures his signature.The Englishman's career is decorated with personal accolades but he is yet to lift a trophy.

  6 months ago ago
Solskjear might sign the new Van Persie this summer

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Four players who went on to lift the Champions League trophy after leaving Arsenal

For most players playing their football in Europe, winning the Champions League is a dream that they would love to achieve one day in their careers. Many incredible players have worn the famous red jersey of Arsenal football club, with the likes of Thierry Henry, Sol Campbell, Pires, Van Persie, and the list goes on.

  2 months ago ago
Four players who went on to lift the Champions League trophy after leaving Arsenal

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All-Time Football Statistics For Robin Van Persie And Van Nistlerooy

Van Nistlerooy and Van Persie are two of Europe's best strikers in the European league.Both players are from the Netherlands and have previously played in the Premier League.In the image below, you can see their football career statistics. Van Nistlerooy has previously played for top European clubs such as Manchester United and Real Madrid.

  6 months ago ago
All-Time Football Statistics For Robin Van Persie And Van Nistlerooy

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Robin Van Persie Thrilled To Sign New Contract As Feyenoord Coach

Netherlands legend, Robin van Persie is over the moon after signing a new contract as coach of his boyhood club Feyenoord.The 37-year-old former Arsenal and Manchester United striker expressed his excitement in a post on his Instagram page on Tuesday shortly after penning his third contract with the Dutch Eredivise side as handler of the U16 team and an assistant coach of the first team.

  6 months ago ago
Robin Van Persie Thrilled To Sign New Contract As Feyenoord Coach

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Bruno Fernandes Makes History By Becoming The First EPL Midfielder To Achieve This Feat

Bruno Fernandes Became The First Premier League Midfielder To Score 28 Goals In all competitions in a single season.The Portuguese International Opened the scoring in the 10th minutes against Liverpool on Thursday night, which took his league goals tally to 18 this season.Fernandes goalscoring consistency this season has played a crucial role in United's league position and journey to the Europa League final.

  6 months ago ago
Bruno Fernandes Makes History By Becoming The First EPL Midfielder To Achieve This Feat

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"It is a shame that Tuchel isn't playing Ziyech and Kovacic"- Van Persie slams Chelsea coach

Former Arsenal player, Robin Van Persie has criticized Chelsea coach, Thomas Tuchel for not giving Hakim Ziyech adequate opportunity to express himself. According to Robin Van Persie, Thomas Tuchel is wrong to jettison Hakim Ziyech to bench. Ziyech joined Chelsea last season from Ajax. The Moroccan played less under Tuchel in the just concluded season.

  6 months ago ago