Robin van Persie was relieved to come through his Holland comeback unscathed and take another step towards his Arsenal return.
The 27-year-old striker has made just one substitute appearance since August due to an ankle injury.
His selection for the Dutch side initially angered Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger, who felt that the forward was not ready to for selection.
But the former Feyenoord forward is glad to have kept both Wenger and Dutch coach Bert Van Marwijk happy.
“It’s very nice to be back,” he said.
“I see it as a win-win situation. I am pleased that the Dutch coach is happy and that the coach of Arsenal is also happy.
“It all went well. I was not troubled by the match, everything went according to plan, even the training that I’ve had with the Dutch team.”
While Van Persie’s return was a boost for Holland coach Bert van Marwijk, he was dealt a
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