World Cup: Grandfather of Robin Van Persie joins #persieing craze

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Recall Friday. The Netherlands were trailing defending champions Spain 1-0. Then Robin Van Persie did this.

The magnificent diving header sparked a trend on Twitter, of course, of #persieing. It's basically laying on your stomach with your arms wide.

It was your run-of-the-mill Twitter craze until Wednesday, when Van Persie's 93-year-old grandfather joined in.

Holland will play Australia Wednesday at noon.

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