Vlaar made the move to Villa Park on the recommendation of Van Persie, and would be disappointed to see the striker leave the Premier League.
The transfer saga involving van Persie continues, as Manchester City, Manchester United and Juventus continue to battle for the Premier League golden boot winner.
Vlaar said, “I talked to Robin and several other players during the Euros,
“Robin told me if I had the chance then to come over, but it was still my decision and I’m very happy Aston Villa came in for me. I’m happy the deal was done.
“I really don’t know where he is going. I haven’t ...