Robin van Persie has apologized to Arsenal supporters,
over his move to Manchester United in 2012.
The Dutch striker went on to win the Premier League the
following season, finishing as the top goalscorer in the
Van Persie’s departure left a bitter tastes at the Emirates,
that still resides in some quarters today.
But he has taken the first step in an attempt to make
Van Persie told BBC Sport:
“I get that the fans were angry with me.
“I was the captain, top scorer and we came
third that year. But just sometimes you feel
you need a challenge, a new adventure.
“If I hurt people, I’m sorry. But that’s me. I
made that decision and I stand by it. But that
doesn’t mean that I look in a negative way