Manchester United news

Alex Ferguson hails Robin van Persie

April 23, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
Sir Alex Ferguson said Manchester United's 20th league title triumph has given him fresh impetus to carry on and hailed Robin van Persie as having a similar impact as legend Eric Cantona after the Dutch striker's hat-trick secured the victory.

"It didn't really matter who scored as long as we won this game and we did win this game,'' Van Persie told Sky Sports 1. "From the first minute everyone played well and everyone wanted it. It was a great to score so early and it was a fantastic ...

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