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The former Arsenal FC striker and national team of the Netherlands Robin van Persie has explained the reason of leaving the London club in 2012. Reported by the Mirror.
“Our relationship with Arsenal can be compared to the relationship of the couple. The club had been married for eight years, then my wife got sick of me. It is a fact. Arsenal have not offered me a new contract. This was the starting point,” said the player.
The Dutch player played for Arsenal from 2004 to 2012. Together with the “Arsenal” striker won the Cup and the Supercup of England. The footballer ended his career at the end of last season. The assets of van Persie 50 goals in 102 matches for the national team of the Netherlands.
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