Found August 16, 2012 on NESN.com:
Manchester United's capture of Robin Van Persie has United fans dreaming of recapturing the Premier League title from neighboring Manchester City. Though Van Persie is a brilliant player, Sir Alex Ferguson's latest acquisition is a grave mis-allocation of United's funds and brings the Red Devils no closer to their 20th league title. In combining Van Persie with current talisman Wayne Rooney, Ferguson has created the most-feared striking duo on the planet -- and it didn't come cheap. A well-practiced negotiator, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger squeezed £24million (about $38 million) out of United in exchange for an injury-prone, 29-year old striker...
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