Beauchamp ready for van Persie challenge

July 18, 2013
By Roje Adaimy
The prospect of defending against one of the world's greatest strikers would have most people shaking in their boots - but not Michael Beauchamp.

The A-League All Star says he will treat Saturday's likely match-up against Manchester United's Robin van Persie as just another game.

"I'm not going to go about business any different than if I was playing a 16-year-old," Beauchamp said.

"I've still got to defend the same way and go about the positioning (the same way).
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