Wenger speaks about Robin Van Persie’s injuries

Arsenal’s manager Arsene Wenger seems to think that Robin Van Persie’s numerous injuries made him a tougher player and a more motivated one, and that being away from the pitch for long periods of time made him realise that he must give his all with every occasion.

“When you see the player that arrived and the player he is today then you have to give him a lot of credit,” said the manager. “His transformation has been exceptional.