LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 26: Robin van Persie of Arsenal is closed down by Sandro (L) and Rafael van der Vaart of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on February 26, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Some of Monday's best links.
- Rumours abound that Mancini has admitted defeat in the race to sign van Persie can be found here and here. Which may not be a bad thing as I pointed out in places here
- Those stories would leave Man Utd a clear run at the player
- Or, maybe RVP relents and signs a new contract?
- Man City in 'poaching' storm!
- A quick look at Man City's promising young Spaniard Denis Suarez
- Dzeko and his supposed Italy quotes
- A quick match report from the Irish Times on Man City's 4-0 friendly win over Limerick
- And a direct one line quote from Mancini on Dzeko and RVP