BBC Sport - Robin van Persie: Man United striker catches shark on holiday

Van Persie catches shark on holiday

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie catches a shark while on a deep sea fishing trip on holiday.

The Dutchman, 31, wrote on his Facebook page: "Unaware this was going to be our best fishing day ever!!! What a catch!"

Van Persie, who scored 10 goals in 27 Premier League appearances for Manchester United last season, continued: "Nobody got hurt 😉 and of course we released the shark."

Pictures courtesy of Robin van Persie's Facebook page.