Opening Juventus bid woefully short of Arsenal price for Van Persie

Juventus' opening offer for Robin van Persie has fallen well short of Arsenal's valuation.

Juventus' opening offer for Robin van Persie has fallen well short of Arsenal's valuation.

La Stampa says Juve's formal bid of €10 million was immediately thrown out by the Gunners, which have received an offer from PSG worth three times as much.

Van Persie's €9 million-a-year wage demands are also proving a major hurdle for Juve GM Beppe Marotta to overcome.

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