Robin van Persie takes on ice bucket challenge, nominates son Shaqueel & Patrick Vieira

Footballers taking on the ice bucket challenge for awareness and donations to ALS, shows no signs of abating.

After Wayne Rooney earlier today, Manchester United team mate Robin van Persie has taken part, having been nominated by Holland team mate Nigel De Jong.

RVP took the water in three stages from his kids and wife but the Manchester United hitman seemed to take it all well.

He nominated Patrick Vieira, Patrick Kluivert and son Shaqueel – the last one can be seen on the Facebook video below, uploaded by Robin van Persie to his official page.