(PRWEB UK) 18 February 2013
Digital Sports Group head of operations Matthew Tait has said the recent on field heroics of Manchester United's ₤24 million acquisition have made a huge impact to the strikers Official PFA Facebook page, with the total amount of 'Likes' increasing by over 40% week on week. The Facebook page has become a thriving hub for the Manchester United striker since its launch and is becoming more and more popular with each week that passes, with a rapidly growing community of fans keen to hear all the latest news on their favourite player. The official PFA Facebook page along with Robin van Persie player profile on football.co.uk provide the only online location of the official PFA biography, lifetime stats, news and high resolution gallery.
After listening to 'the little boy inside' him and moving to Manchester United, Robin Van Persie has been prolific in-front of goal, scoring 11 goals in 16 Premier League games for the Manchester giants. Getting the Red Devils out of some sticky situations in the process.
The Manchester United front man has made a string of impressive performances in recent weeks for the Red Devils and has helped get United out of some sticky situations.
It was the game the world had been waiting for and a global audience of over 200 million people were expected to tune in a watch Manchester United take on Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu. The clash of the titans of European football certainly lived up to it's billing and the 1 – 1 result leaves the tie wide open.
Danny Welbeck opened the scoring on 20 minutes with a well placed header past the Madrid 'keeper. The lead didn't last long though as who else but Cristiano Ronaldo popped up with just over half hour played to score a sublime header. Both teams had chances after the break to win the game, the best of those chances falling to Robin van Persie. Unmarked , on-side and 12 yards from goal although it just wasn't meant to be, the shot was cleared off the line by Madrid's Xabi Alonso.
The 29-year-old how now scored 23 goals in 31 games in all competitions for Manchester United and is the Premier Leagues top scorer.
Head of Operations at DSG, Matthew Tait had this to say “Robin van Persie really has no shortage of fans after his performances for Manchester United this season and we can see that by the success of his PFA Facebook page.”
“All of us here at Digital Sports Group are proud we've had the opportunity to work with The PFA to give the fans a fantastic and unique fan resource for Robin van Persie.”
DSG became the official digital partner of the Professional Footballers Association (PFA) earlier this year and have since launched a number of Player profile fan pages on social media site Facebook as well as providing official player pages on their football news site football.co.uk.