Classic moments: Ruud Van Nistelrooy gets bullied by Arsenal

Ollie Irish

23rd, October 2007

Tempers were already frayed after the long-faced Dutchman contrived to get Patrick Viera sent off and then stepped up to take an injury time penalty with the game at 0-0.
Van Nistelrooy missed – cue some schoolyard bullying from the Arsenal players led by a flying Martin Keown. Still, they did invite them back for pizza the following year.