Angry Manchester United fans turn on 'traitor' Robin van Persie

By Mirror: Wednesday, April 25th 2018 at 19:07 GMT +3 | Football

Manchester United fans were left furious with Robin van Persie on Tuesday night after the Dutch striker tweeted to praise Mohamed Salah.

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The Egyptian forward scored twice to help lead Liverpool to a stunning 5-2 victory over Roma in the Champions League.

Salah's latest efforts take him to 43 goals for the season, an outstanding achievement for the forward.

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Wanting to congratulate the 25-year-old, Van Persie tweeted "Salah =" with a series of fire emojis.

His post, however, left United fans raging.

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After signing in 2012, Van Persie led United to the title with an impressive 30 goals, receiving club hero status.

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Those same fans who loved him them are not happy with him now.

One United fan tweeted: "Robin you're betraying us."

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