23 Oct '11, 3pm

EPL: Super-sub Van Persie sinks Stoke City

EPL: Super-sub Van Persie sinks Stoke City

Robin van Persie underlined his importance to Arsenal by coming off the bench to fire his side to a 3-1 win over Stoke on Sunday. -- PHOTO: REUTERS LONDON (AFP) - Robin van Persie underlined his importance to Arsenal by coming off the bench to fire his side to a 3-1 win over Stoke on Sunday. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger wanted to rest his top scorer for the Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium, but he was forced to turn to the Dutch forward after Peter Crouch had cancelled out Gervinho's opener. Van Persie was introduced midway through the second half and netted shortly afterwards. His second strike came seven minutes from full-time to make sure of a third win for Wenger's team within a week and lift Arsenal into seventh place. Wenger's side had struggled to create chances without Van Persie leading the attack. Marouane Chamakh stepped in for Van Persie and the close...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/The-Big-Story/The-Big-Story-1...

Tweets

EPL: Rampaging City hit United for 6 in Manchester derby

EPL: Rampaging City hit United for 6 in Manches...

straitstimes.com 23 Oct '11, 3pm

Manchester City crushed Manchester United 6-1 for their biggest win at Old Trafford for 56 years to go five points clear o...

Football: Balotelli on fire as City thrash United

Football: Balotelli on fire as City thrash United

channelnewsasia.com 23 Oct '11, 2pm

LONDON: Mario Balotelli scored twice as Manchester City defeated Manchester United 6-1 to go five points clear at the top ...

EPL: Arsenal's van Persie rubbishes claims he i...

straitstimes.com 16 Oct '11, 1pm

Arsenal captain Robin van Persie has rubbished reports he wants to leave the Gunners after their miserable start to the se...

If you missed Paul Van Dyk last week, check this out!

If you missed Paul Van Dyk last week, check thi...

stephiielim.blogspot.com 27 Oct '11, 6am

Paul Van Dyk at Sepang International Circuit. Best rave so far, for this year that is. Let me tempt you and leave you with...

Lea van Duin: Lea van Duin with her Rose Tyrien...

birkinwatcher.blogspot.com 28 Oct '11, 11am

To scour the world and post photographs showcasing the Birkin Bag (& other Hermès) of celebrities, dignitaries, socialites...

On HungryEpicurean: Van Houten – Cocoaphilia! - Van Houten has been around for a very, very long time. Its rich his...

On HungryEpicurean: Van Houten – Cocoaphilia! -...

hungryepicurean.com 26 Oct '11, 3pm

Today, in year 2011, they are still one of the top leading brands of chocolate that is sold worldwide. I am sure for most ...

[Daily Blog Reads] The Inner City of Johannesburg.

[Daily Blog Reads] The Inner City of Johannesburg.

storyofbing.com 24 Oct '11, 9am

There’s a list of places that we were told never to go to in Johannesburg when we first came here.. and we’ve been defiant...

What is super broccoli?

mnn.com 27 Oct '11, 5pm

If I understand hybrid vegetables (and fruits) correctly, they aren’t harmful. They’re created by cross-pollinating two cl...