Robin Van Persie long to the side due to damaged cruciate ligament

Robin Van Persie long to the side due to damaged cruciate ligament

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Robin van Persie has the anterior cruciate ligament of his left knee ingescheurd and is consequently long on the side. The Fenerbahçe-striker ran up the injury during his comeback in the Dutch national team.

The 34-year-old Van Persie hit Thursday as a substitute, injured, in the lost world cup qualifier against France (4-0).

“I got a huge turn on when I wanted to shoot, so dragged my leg across the ground,” said Van Persie shortly after the beating by the French. He was hoping that it was just a sprain would be.

Research by the medical staff of Fenerbahçe released Tuesday, the knee injury to the light. According to the club is the top scorer of all times of the Dutch national team (fifty goals in 102 international matches) are currently treated.

Fenerbahçe says nothing about a possible operation. The management of van Persie will still not respond.

Two years

In the lost duel with France at the Stade de France made Van Persie after almost two years of absence, his comeback in the shirt of the Dutch national team.

The former player of Feyenoord, Arsenal and Manchester United was under Dick attorneys ‘ fees predecessor Danny Blind constantly out of the selection taken.

His injury did robin Van Persie on Sunday in the won world cup kwalificatieduel with Bulgaria (3-1), making Orange still has a chance at a world CHAMPIONSHIP ticket. Because Sweden over belarus won (0-4), is that chance, however, shrunk.

Robin Van Persie this summer frequently linked with a return to Feyenoord, and trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst said the attacker would like to attract, but to a transition.


Orange moderately satisfied about the match against Bulgaria

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