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RVP v Rooney, the three Robertos

May 8, 2012
By Norman Hubbard
Norman Hubbard is ESPNsoccernet's resident anorak. If you have any questions on football facts, statistics or trivia, please send them to and he'll try to answer as many as possible.

I was wondering if you could do an analysis of the goalscoring of Robin van Persie compared with Wayne Rooney? Everyone's been awestruck by Van Persie's goalscoring exploits, but I don't think people realise he only has four more goals than Rooney in the Premier League.Zain H from the ...

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