Van Persie was given guard of Honor as match was stopped for him to walk down as he was being substituted.
Taking twitter to share his appreciations, He wrote: “On Sunday I played my last professional game. Looking back on a 17 year career I can only say it has been a wonderful journey. With ups-and-downs, but thankfully with many precious and unforgettable memories. Proud to have played for great clubs and for my country”.
“It was a privilege. I would like to thank my managers and team mates, and the fans that have supported me and my family over the years. I am going to miss the game, but am looking forward to the next chapter in my life⚽❤”.
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