Robin Van Persie Knee Injury ‘Won’t Keep Him Out’: Bert Van Marwijk

Arsenal striker Robin van Persie could still play against Blackburn Rovers on Saturday evening, despite re-injuring his knee on international duty, according to Holland coach Bert van Marwijk. Van Persie was taken off at half-time of the World Cup finalists’ 5-3 win over Hungary in a Euro 2012 qualifier on Tuesday night after a challenge from Vilmos Vanczak just before the break. The striker’s well-publicised problems with injuries, especially to…

March 30, 2011