Watch Man United striker Robin van Persie’s son score scorpion kick

Like father, like son...

Robin van Persie’s son Shaqueel is clearly on course take after his father if this video clip is anything to go by.

The Manchester United striker posted the video above on social media on Tuesday showing his son scoring an impressive scorpion goal in the Dutchman’s back garden.

Shaqueel then goes on to celebrate his strike in confident fashion as he father delights in the move.

Van Persie uploaded the video onto his own Instagram account on Tuesday afternoon and wrote: “Great trick shot by Shaqueel! GOOOOOOALLLLLL Yessssssss lovely assist though.”

The Manchester United forward will be hoping to be involved when the Red Devils travel to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.

The 31-year-old former Arsenal captain has not featured for the Red Devils since suffering an ankle injury during the 2-1 loss to Swansea City back in February.

Van Persie has scored 10 goals and made two assists in 24 Premier League games so far this season.

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