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FA Cup build-up – Van Persie has surely pissed off Arsenal fans for good

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Robin Van Persie is already on the s**t list with Arsenal fans after leaving them for Manchester United, his latest comments will only make things worse.

Robin Van Persie was already hated by many Gooners after he left Arsenal for bitter rivals Manchester United back in 2012.

Not only did he leave the Emirates Stadium, but he also went to Old Trafford and won the Premier League title at the first time of asking. He has always insisted that it was for such moments that he made the move.

This happened eight years ago, and while some Arsenal fans are still hurt by the move, many have let the matter go.

Role forward to the build-up to the 2020 FA Cup final, and if all that had happened in the past wasn’t bad enough, as Arsenal prepare to face an even more fierce rival than United, Van Persie is stirring the pot again.

Arsenal will face cross-town rivals Chelsea in an all London affair. In the prematch chat, Dutchman has surely pissed off Arsenal fans for good this time.

Going on to express his admiration and fondness of the Blues under Frank Lampard.

Even fellow pundit Rio Ferdinand was shocked by the comments.

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