Man United’s Chicharito clarifies his Instagram post: “Had nothing to do with RVP. We’re great teammates” [Tweets]

So it was all just a storm in a teacup?

Many people reached the conclusion on Thursday that Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez was having a pop at Robin van Persie through a cryptic Instagram post.

To recap, after United lost to Olympiacos in the Champions League this week, van Persie told Dutch TV: “It was quite difficult because my team-mates are often in the area where I want to play.”

On Thursday morning, Chicharito posted a picture on Instagram, celebrating a goal with Patrice Evra, alongside the following message: “Without your teammates you can’t be somebody in football, always be thankful…”

Many people joined the dots together to claim that the Mexican forward was having a dig at his Dutch counterpart, but on Thursday night the Little Pea took to Twitter to clarify matters.

Read Chicharito’s explanation confirm he has no beef with Robin van Persie below.