The 28-year-old striker has scored a goal 38 times this season, including 34 goals in all competitions for Arsenal.The Dutch international, who the Premier League top scorer, said: “If other people say it is something special, but it is even more special when your opponents say it is.
“If they make their minds I’m the best player there is a great honor.”
Van Persie, who is inspiring for Arsene Wenger’s side, was soon the importance of his teammates to recognize. “Without them I would not have achieved,” he said. “For example, Theo Walcott, he has me more than 12 assists, and I really appreciate it.
Van Persie is enjoying his most productive season since signing for Arsenal in 2004, largely helped by a fertile switch in the center-forward role.
“To be honest, when I first went there I was not really so sure and I was not really sure I could do,” he added.
“It took some time, but after a few months I have slowly I realized it would be a good work to do.”
Van Persie won the award ahead of Manchester United Wayne Rooney, Scott Parker from Manchester City and Tottenham trio Sergio Aguero, Joe Hart and David Silva.
Tottenham and England defender Kyle Walker has been named the PFA Young Player of the Year.
Manchester City had the most representatives in the team of the year, with four on the list – Joe Hart, Vincent Kompany, David Silva and Yaya Toure.
Premier League Team of the Year: Joe Hart (Manchester City), Kyle Walker (Tottenham), Vincent Kompany (Manchester City), Fabricio Coloccini (Newcastle), Leighton Baines (Everton), David Silva (Manchester City), Yaya Toure (Man city), Gareth Bale (Tottenham), Scott Parker (Tottenham), Robin van Persie (Arsenal), Wayne Rooney (Manchester United).
- May 4, 2012 -- Robin Van Persie, Best in Britain (0)
Arsenal striker Robin van Persie, was ordained as the best player at this year's version of the Journalists Association Football (FWA).
In a poll by FWA, the Dutch striker was winning a landslide atasWayne Rooney (Manchester United) who finished runner-up. The next place is Paul Scholes (Manchester United) in third.
"I'm very proud of this award. From the nominee list there, I do not think they can win this, "said Van Persie.
"In fact, I do not think winning any awards this season. My de...
- May 4, 2012 -- Pardew Optimistic Newcastle Pick City (0)
Newcastle will be one team that will be the center of attention this week. They will undergo bigmatch party against Manchester City.
The match will be very influential in the race for the Premier League title. City itself is located at the top of the standings despite having the same points with Manchester United but they have a goal difference advantage.
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew feels optimistic about the chances of his team. Chelsea's victory over Newcastle players make more confid...
- April 29, 2012 -- Highlights EPL: Stoke City 1 – Arsenal 1 (0)
Arsenal picked up a draw after a 1-1 draw with Stoke City host. Peter Crouch had a quick goal by Arsenal's surprise at 9 minutes before the Arsenal back through Dutch striker, Robin van Persie on 15 minutes.
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- May 5, 2012 -- Nikica Jelavic And Roberto Martinez On Top In April (0)
Two plays football in the Premier League, Nikica Jelavic (Everton striker) and Roberto Martinez (manager of Wigan Athletic) deserve to be happy. Yes, they named the best player and manager in April 2012. Both gained won Gylfi Sigurdsson and Owen Coyle in March.
Jelavic was selected because he appeared truly extraordinary in April. The new players brought in Everton in January last of the Glasgow Rangers are able to score only six goals in three appearances. Players from the start when Croa...