Arsenal star: Robin van Persie hasn’t given any indications about his future

09:24 27 May 2012

Robin van Persie has expressed his desire to leave Arsenal. Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Robin van Persie has expressed his desire to leave Arsenal. Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

PA Wire/Press Association Images

Aaron Ramsey is desperate for the Dutchman, who has been linked to Manchester City, Barcelona and Juventus, to stay at the Gunners

Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey is desperate for the club to keep hold of star man Robin van Persie but also revealed that the Dutchman had not given any indication about his future.

Van Persie scored 30 league goals as the north Londoners finished third to qualify automatically for the Champions League group stage and has been linked with moves to Manchester City, Barcelona and Juventus.

“It’s important we keep Robin if we seriously want to be title contenders,” Ramsey is quoted as saying by the Sun on Sunday.

“He has proven this season what his value is to the team with the goals he has scored. It’s important to keep those sort of players at the club.

“He was our top goalscorer, won the Golden Boot and the Player of the Year awards, so any team would want to keep him. Arsenal are no different.

“He hasn’t given any of the other lads any indications on what he is going to do. Nothing has been said. But, hopefully, he will stay.”

Related articles

Latest Stories from SNAP.PA

Sam Smith is the only person to have sold one million albums on both sides of the Atlantic this year.

Read more

People have been busy on Twitter revealing (or imagining, we’re not sure) their #worstdatein5words.

Read more

The slightly less obvious gifts to treat the techie in your life this Christmas.

Read more

Promoted content

We've got a great selection of Secret Santa presents and stocking fillers for under a tenner...  (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Office Secret Santa: it’s a Christmas ritual that everyone dreads, but no-one wants to seem like a Scrooge by saying no. Never fear, London24 is here to make buying gifts for Dave in Accounts simple and stress-free, with a selection of presents for under a tenner

Money saving Christmas gifts to add to your shopping list!

It’s nearly time to go on the hunt for Christmas presents, stuck on what to get for your nearest and dearest? We’ve picked out a selection of great deals to get you started and to help you save some pennies!

Match reports

TOP STORIES

Arsenal Quizzes

Try our fiendishly difficult new Arsenal quiz! Picture: PA

This new quiz will test even the most devoted Arsenal fans’ knowledge...

Read more
Can you name these moustaches?

Movember is upon us once again and men across the country are growing moustaches to raise money to battle prostate cancer.

Read more
Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho go head to head (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Football managers are either deified or chastised, depending on results and they are some of the most famous faces in the country.

Read more

Arsenal Transfer News