Robin van Persie Fenerbahce completes striker's signing

Van Persie is believed to have signed a three-year deal worth €4.7m, although the financial details were not disclosed

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Turkey Super Lig side Fenerbahce have completed the singing of former Manchester United striker Robin van Persie.

The 31-year-old was introduced to about 10, 000 fans at the club's Sukru Saracoglu stadium in Istanbul.

Van Persie is believed to have signed a three-year deal worth €4.7m, although the financial details were not disclosed.

"I am now part of the Fenerbahce family," the former Arsenal man said.

  play About 10, 000 fans were on hand to welcome Rrobin van Persie (AP)

 

"I am happy to see so many great fans.

"I promise I will do everything in my power to make Fenerbahce win as many trophies as possible to make these fans happy."

  play Robin van Persie is introduced to over 10, 000 Fenerbahce fans (AFP/Getty Images)

 

Van Persie, 31, made 105 appearances and scored 58 goals at Manchester United after joining in August 2012 following his eight-year stint at Arsenal.

The Dutch international took to his Instagram to post a collage of photos of his 11 years in the English Premier League, thanking fans of Arsenal and Manchester United for their support over the years.

"After 11 great years in the Premier League, I have taken on a new challenge at Fenerbahce!! Really excited to get started and get to know the beautiful city of Istanbul," RVP wrote alongside the photo. 

"Thank you to all the fans, who have supported me through the years, thank you Arsenal and thank you Manchester United. Wish you all the best."

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