8 Cool and Interesting Fun Facts about Robin Van Persie’s Life

In this article, we will be sharing some cool and interesting facts about Robin van Persie. Robin van Persie was born on 6th August 1983. He is a professional footballer who mainly plays as a forward.  On the club level, he has played from number of clubs including Feyenoord, Arsenal, Manchester United and Fenerbahçe. On the international level, he represents Netherland national team. He has represented his national side in many key tournaments including U21 career, FIFA World Cup for the year 2006, UEFA Euro for the year 2008, FIFA World Cup for the year 2010, UEFA Euro for the year 2012, FIFA World Cup for the year 2014, UEFA Euro for the year 2016.

cool and interesting facts about Robin van Persie's life

ROBIN VAN PERSIE INTERESTING FACTS

  1. 5 times winner of Premier League Player of the Month

The most interesting fact about Robin van Persie is that, he is the winner of Premier League Player of the Month. This title is considered to be one of the most prestigious awards in the game of football. Even interesting fact is that he has won this award not once, not twice but five times in his career. For the months he grabbed the award include months of November 2005, October 2009, October 2011, December 2012 and April 2013.

  1. 5 times winner of BBC Goal of the Month Award

Another interesting fact about Robin is that, he is the winner of BBC Goal of the Month Award. This title is considered to be one of the most prestigious awards in the game of football. Even interesting fact is that he has won this award not once, not twice but five times in his career. For the months he grabbed the award include months of September 2006, December 2008, December 2011, August 2012 and April 2013.

  1. 3 times winner of Premier League Golden Boot Landmark Award

The most amazing fact about van Persie is that, he is the winner of Premier League Golden Landmark Award. This title is considered to be one of the most prestigious awards in the game of football. Even interesting fact is that he has won this award not once, not twice but three times in his career. For the years he grabbed the award include 2011–12, 2011–12 and 2011–12.

interesting facts about Robin van Persie's life

  1. Personal facts

Some interesting personal facts about Robin are that, he belongs to an artistic family and is Christian by religion. His mother, Jose Ras is a painter and designer of jewelry products whereas his father, Bob is a sculpture. His parents unfortunately got divorced. He is married to Bouchra Elbali with Moroccan descent. The couple has two children.

  1. Brand Ambassador

Another cool fact about him is that, he is the brand ambassador of number of global brands most prominent is Adidas, a German sportswear and equipment supplier. He has appeared in number of Adidas commercials endorsing the brand.

6. Honours and Titles at Club level

An cool fact about Robin van Persie is that, he has been outstanding at club level, while playing for Feyenoord he won 1 UEFA Cup Title for the year 2001–02, Similarly while playing for Arsenal he won 1 FA Cup Title for the year 2004–05, 1 FA Community Shield title for the year 2004, Likewise, while playing for Manchester United he won 1 Premier League title for the year 2012–13, 1 FA Community Shield title for the year 2013.

7. Honours and Titles at International level

Another amazing fact about him is that, he has been outstanding at international level. He won 1 FIFA World Cup Runner-up Title for the year 2010, FIFA World Cup Third Place Title for the year 2014.

cool facts about Robin van Persie's life

8. Honours and Titles at Individual level

Interesting fact about Robin van Persie is that, he has been outstanding at individual level, while playing football he won 1Netherlands all-time top scorer Award, 1 Dutch Football Talent of the Year award for the year 2001-02, 1 KNVB Best Young Talent Award for the year of 2001-02, 5 Premier League Player of the Month award for the months of November 2005, October 2009, October 2011, December 2012 and April 2013, 1 BBC Goal of the Season award for the year 2012-13, 5 BBC Goal of the Month award for the months of September 2006, December 2008, December 2011, August 2012, April 2013, 3 Premier League Golden Boot Landmark Award for the year 2011–12, 2011–12 , 2011–12 , 2 Premier League Golden Boot award for the year 2011–12 and 2012–13, 1 PFA Players’ Player of the Year for the year 2011–12, 1 PFA Fans’ Player of the Year award for the year 2012, 2 Premier League PFA Team of the Year award for the year 2011–12, 2012–13, 1 FWA Footballer of the Year award for the year 2011–12, 1 ESM Team of the Year award  for the year 2011–12, 1 Arsenal Player of the Season award for the year 2011–12, 1 Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year award for the year 2012–13, 1 Manchester United Goal of the Season award for the year 2013, 1 FIFA World Cup Man of the Match award for the year 2014.

 

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