Fenerbahce target Robin van Persie a step closer to Manchester United exit after Palace snub

Manchester United star Robin van Persie’s future at Old Trafford is up in the air after being dropped from the squad last weekend.

Van Persie was left out of the 18 man squad last Saturday which defeated Crystal Palace 2-1 at Selhurst Park.

According to the Sun, the Netherlands international was not at all happy by Louis van Gaal’s decision leave him and despite protestations that he was fit to start.

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Van Persie will enter the final year of his United contract next season but the club have a policy of offering one-year deals to players over the age of 30.

Fenerbahçe have stepped up efforts in their attempt to sign Manchester United striker Robin van Persie according to the Milliyet.

The newspaper report claims that Fenerbahçe have found sponsors that will finance the deal if Van Persie were to accept terms with the club.

Van Persie has scored 12 goals in 30 appearances for Manchester United in all competitions this season.