Manchester United has officially confirmed the signing of Robin Van Persie on a four-year contract from Arsenal.
The former Arsenal skipper expressed his delight at joining Manchester United adding that he’s eagerly awaiting his debut.
-It’s an honour to sign for Manchester United. I am looking forward to following in the footsteps of so many great strikers, bringing my experience and playing my part to help the team compete for the biggest trophies in the game. I can’t wait to get started, Van Persie is quoted as telling The Guardian.
Manchester United and Arsenal reached an agreement for the transfer of the 29-year old Dutch striker on Wednesday 15 August and he could make his debut against Everton on Monday 20 August 2012.