Robin van Persie Set To Join Fenerbahce

By Doha Stadium Plus Qatar (Flickr: Robin van Persie) [CC-BY-2.0 (], via Wikimedia CommonsFenerbahce are in talks to sign Robin van Persie from Manchester United. The Turkish club have confirmed that they are in negotiations over the 31-year-old striker, who has fallen-out of favour at Old Trafford after an injury-ravaged season under Louis van Gaal. The two clubs have already completed one transfer this week after Luis Nani moved to Turkey from United. Three more Irish sides will look to join Shamrock Rovers in the next round of Europa League qualifiers tonight. St. Pat’s are the only one of those at home – they possess a crucial away goal, but trail Latvia’s Skonto Riga 2-1 ahead ot the game at Richmond Park. Kick off is at 7.45 UCD are best placed to progress – the Students are in Luxembourg holding a 1-nil lead over tonight’s hosts, Dudelange – that’s underway at 6. While there’s an 8.15 start in Reykjavik, where KR and Cork City are tied at 1-goal apiece after last week’s first leg at Turner’s Cross.