Robin van Persie Footballer Career & Stats

Robin van Persie Footballer Career & Stats

Born: August 6, 1983 (age 30), Rotterdam, Netherlands
Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)
Spouse: Bouchra van Persie (m. 2004)
Salary: 12.2 million GBP (2013)
Current teams:

  • Manchester United F.C. (#20 / Forward)
  • Netherlands national football team (#9 / Forward)

Children: Shaqueel van Persie, Dina Layla van Persie

Youth Career

  • 1997–1999 Excelsior
  • 1998–2001 Feyenoord

Senior Career

Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2004 Feyenoord 61 (15)
2004–2012 Arsenal 194 (96)
2012– Manchester United 59 (38)

National Team

Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000 Netherlands U17 6 (0)
2001 Netherlands U19 6 (0)
2002–2005 Netherlands U21 12 (1)
2005– Netherlands 88 (46)

First International: Netherlands - Romania 04 Jun 2005

FIFA World Cup 2014

  • Matches Played: 3
  • Minutes Played: 242
  • Goals Scored: 3
  • Solo Runs into Area: 2
  • Assists: 0
  • Deliveries in Penalty Area: 0
  • Attempts on target: 77.8 %
  • Fouls Committed: 7
  • Yellow Cards: 2
  • Red Cards: 0

Career Statistics

Club

Club Season League Cup League Cup Europe Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Feyenoord 2001–02 Eredivisie 10 0 0 0 7 0 17 0
2002–03 23 9 3 7 2 0 28 16
2003–04 28 6 2 0 3 0 33 6
Total 61 15 5 7 12 0 78 22
Arsenal 2004–05 Premier League 26 5 5 3 3 1 6 1 1 0 41 10
2005–06 24 5 2 0 4 4 7 2 1 0 38 11
2006–07 22 11 1 0 0 0 8 2 31 13
2007–08 15 7 0 0 1 0 7 2 23 9
2008–09 28 11 6 4 0 0 10 5 44 20
2009–10 16 9 0 0 0 0 3 1 19 10
2010–11 25 18 2 1 3 1 3 2 33 22
2011–12 38 30 2 2 0 0 8 5 48 37
Total 194 96 18 10 11 6 52 20 2 0 277 132
Manchester United 2012–13 Premier League 38 26 4 1 0 0 6 3 48 30
2013–14 21 12 0 0 0 0 6 4 1 2 28 18
Total 59 38 4 1 0 0 12 7 1 2 76 48
Career total 314 149 27 18 11 6 76 27 3 2 431 202

Honours

Club

Feyenoord

UEFA Cup (1): 2001–02

Arsenal

FA Cup (1): 2004–05
FA Community Shield (1): 2004

Manchester United

Premier League (1): 2012–13
FA Community Shield (1): 2013

International

Netherlands

2010 FIFA World Cup: Runner-up

Individual

  • KNVB Best Young Talent Award (1): 2000–01
  • Dutch Football Talent of the Year (1): 2001–02
  • Premier League Player of the Month (5): November 2005, October 2009, October 2011, December 2012, April 2013
  • Rotterdam Sportsman of the Year (1): 2006
  • BBC Goal of the Month (5): September 2006, December 2008, December 2011, August 2012, April 2013
  • Arsenal Top Goalscorer (4): 2006–07, 2008–09, 2010–11, 2011–12
  • Arsenal Player of the Year (2): 2008–09, 2011–12
  • Arsenal Goal of the Season (2): February 2011 vs Barcelona, December 2011 vs Everton
  • UEFA Euro 2008 Bronze Boot
  • Premier League Golden Boot Landmark Award (3): 2011–12 (10 goals),[139] 2011–12 (20 goals),[140] 2011–12 (30 goals)
  • Premier League Golden Boot (2): 2011–12, 2012–13
  • PFA Players' Player of the Year (1): 2011–12
  • PFA Fans' Player of the Year (1): 2011–12
  • Premier League PFA Team of the Year (2): 2011–12, 2012–13
  • FWA Footballer of the Year (1): 2011–12
  • ESM Team of the Year (1): 2011–12
  • Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year (1): 2012–13
  • Manchester United Goal of the Season (1): April 2013 vs Aston Villa
  • FIFA World Cup 2014 Man of the Match (1): vs Spain