Robin van Persie guides United to victory

November 3, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
Robin van Persie struck inside three minutes against his former club as Manchester United eased to a comfortable 2-1 victory over 10-man Arsenal at Old Trafford on Saturday.

United moved to the top of the Premier League table with the win and holds a one-point lead over Chelsea, which tied Swansea later Saturday.

The prolific Dutchman was taunted throughout by visiting fans but reminded them of his talents in the opening moments in a contest United dominated from the outset.
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