Old Trafford star on Bernabeu radar.
Real Madrid are readying a January bid for Man United forward Robin Van Persie according to the Daily Express.
This source believes that the arrival of Radamel Falcao on transfer deadline-day, on a season long loan deal from AS Monaco, may signal the end of the Dutch striker’s spell at Old Trafford.
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Such an assertion is hard to fathom given the obvious connections between boss Louis van Gaal and his former national team charge, with Robin Van Persie being captain of the Dutch national team under the Man United manager.
Real Madrid brought in Man United bit-part player Javier Hernandez to act as back-up to first choice centre forward Karim Benzema but according to
And today reports in Spain suggest that Real Madrid are lining up a January move for the former Arsenal man FIFA agent Francois Gallardo, who is well known for spouting inane speculation, believes the Spanish giants will make a move for Van Persie when the transfer window re-opens.
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Van Persie in the meantime appears very excited to play alongside Man United’s summer signings, stating;
“I can’t wait to go and train and play with the world class players we have signed.
“That feeling, that we are going to perform well, has only got stronger after the buying of players over the last weeks.
“I find it very exciting, the arrival of all those new players.
“For me personally, it’s brilliant to go and play with some of the best players in the world. It’s great that I can go and train and play with them every day.”