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(Reuters) Wesley Sneijder ended a year of contrasting fortunes by buy canada goose jacket cheap scoring the winning goal against Juventus on Wednesday that propelled Galatasaray into the Champions League knockout stages.
Wesley Sneijder of Canada Goose Outlet Galatasaray reacts during their Champions Canada Goose sale League soccer match against Canada Goose Coats On Sale Juventus in Istanbul December 11, 2013. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
Six months ago Sneijder career was at a crossroads after he was stripped of the captaincy of the Dutch national team, then left out of the side because of a lack of fitness.
His 85th minute goal is a payback for Galatasaray who paid a reported 10 million euros ($13.8 million) for the canada goose replica Inter Milan midfielder in January. Sneijder admitted recently that the Turkish champions had yet to topparka see the best of him.
The 29 year old winner in the snow delayed Group B tie allowed Galatasaray to progress to the knockout phase canada goose clearance at the expense of the Italian champions.
goal is very important for me but even more important Canada Goose Jackets for the club, said Sneijder, who started his career at Ajax Amsterdam before moving to Real Madrid. great, we fought canada goose really hard and deserved to win.
In his first 15 games canada goose coats at Canada Goose Online Galatasaray, where he arrived to a great reception from supporters, Sneijder was substituted canada goose black friday sale 12 times. He scored only three canada goose store goals canadian goose jacket and delivered just one assist last season after his move from Inter, where he had fallen out of favour after refusing to take a pay Canada Goose online cut.
expectation 2018 canada goose outlet at Galatasaray was huge but, if I honest, I did not live up to it, he said in a recent interview. Sneijder has also had to deal with a litany of injuries that sidelined him in each of the last four seasons.
His confidence was battered when Louis van Gaal took away the captain armband in June and handed it to Robin van Persie, and this was followed by Sneijder canada goose outlet vancouver omission in August for the canada goose outlet toronto factory Netherlands friendly against Portugal.
The Dutch coach said at the time: only selecting Sneijder when he is completely fit. He won be helped by my calling him cheap Canada Goose up now, it better he stays at buy canada goose jacket the club and canada goose coats on sale continues Canada Goose Parka training.
But, ironically, injury to others propelled Sneijder back into the Dutch side sooner than expected. He helped his country canada goose clearance sale secure World Cup qualification, reasserting his influence and value to his country, just as he has now done with canada goose outlet store locations his club.