Robin Van Persie has retired from professional football at the age of 35.
Van Persie played his final professional game for boyhood club Feyenoord before the former Arsenal and Manchester United star announced his retirement from football.
He scored 144 Premier League goals in 280 appearances making him the highest-scoring player from the Netherlands in English top-flight history.
Yesterday, Robin van Persie said goodbye to football ❤️⚽ pic.twitter.com/tPkfIKomT7
— THE SPORTALK (@TheSporTalk) May 13, 2019
Persie spent eight years with Arsenal before leaving the Gunners for a move to Manchester United in 2012 where he won the Premier League title under Sir Alex Ferguson. And for his country Holland, Robin Van Persie scored 52 goals in 101 senior appearances, before he quit international football.