Arsenal Legend, Robin Van Persie has weighed in on the ongoing Controversy on the internet about his striking resemblance to Riqui Puig.
The star player who starred, scoring an unforgettable flying header for the Netherlands in the 2014 world cup tweeted a short message, calling Riqui Puig SON, and wishing him good luck in the forthcoming season.
Riqui Puig has not had consistent match starts for Barcelona FC since Ronald Koeman took over the role of Coach at the start of Last season.
Although Koeman may have wanted Puig to be loaned out, he refused stating that it was cold outside of Barcelona.
A recent photograph of Riqui sparked the controversy on the social media over his unwavering resemblance to Persie with a lot of fans making memes and jokes and praying Puig’s Career reaches and surpasses the level of Persie’s.