His English Premier League totals are impressive with 27 goals and 10 assists with 34 league appearances. When you add his European goal total of seven, his season total jumps to 34 goals and 10 assists.
Van Persie is only one appearance short of his career high of 44 set in the 2008-09 season. He is truly showing to be the player he has always been believed to be.
However, the controversy over whether he will leave the Gunners in the summer transfer window has many fans and neutrals, such as myself, in fear that he will leave the club that he is the embodiment of.