Premiership baby boom continues – baby on the way for Arsenal star Robin Van Persie

by CBB British correspondent Joanna:

Update: #2: It’s definitely a boy named Shaqueel.

Update: The baby was born Thursday, November 16th. Reports are varying, with some outlets announcing that the baby is a girl. However, most report the birth of a boy named Shaqueel.

Thanks to CBB readers Carina and Ana.

Originally posted November 15th: Footballer Robin Van Persie, 23, who plays in the English Premier League with Arsenal FC as well as being part of the Dutch national team, is to become a father.

Robin was due to take part in Holland’s friendly game against England on Wednesday but has withdrawn after announcing that his Dutch-Moroccan wife Bouchra is expecting their first child within days.

Source: BBC Sports

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