Arsene Wenger to block Robin van Persie bid from Manchester United


Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson was again absent from a pre-season match this evening which saw his side pit up against Bundesliga club, Hannover 96. It was announced by MUTV that the gaffer was not in attendance due to ‘club business’, which was the same reason he was away from the match against Valerenga in Norway only a week ago. The Daily Mail (yes I know) have reported that Sir Alex fears that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will block van Persie signing for Manchester United.
The Holland international is at the top of Ferguson’s wish-list this summer after already missing out on Eden Hazard and Lucas Moura. Manchester United are thought to have a £15m bid on the table with the player likely to receive wages of around £200,000 per week. A four-year contract...

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