Robin Van Persie Falls Into Camera Pit Of Doom vs QPR, Badly Bruises His Hip (Video)

Chris Wright

24th, February 2013


By Chris Wright

Shortly before Rafael almost tore the net from its moorings with a sweet-as-you-like drive to open the scoring against QPR yesterday, Robin van Persie suffered one of the strangest on-pitch injuries we’ve seen in quite a while when he fell down one of the camera pits behind the goal at Loftus Road and almost tore one of his kidneys out…

The official line is that RvP – who was substituted off with his injury – badly bruised his hip after falling on a camera stand and, while the Dutchman will undoubtedly be a little bit tender this morning, Sir Alex is “hopeful” that he’ll be fit for the Real Madrid game on Tues.

Here’s that Rafael goal of which we speak…


Suggested further reading…

Football’s Top 20 Most Dumb/Bizarre Injuries