According to The Mirror, Robin van Persie has agreed to become an analyst on British Sports channel BT Sport next season.

The striker decided to hang up his boots at the end of last season and stated he would take some time away from the game despite an offer to join Feyenoord’s coaching staff.

The Mirror is reporting that van Persie has accepted an offer to join BT Sport from next season. They hold the rights to the Champions League and the Europa League in Britain, along with some Premier League action.

Van Persie will join the likes of Rio Ferdinand, Michael Owen, Gary Lineker and Glenn Hoddle, who are all analyst’s with the broadcaster.

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