Ruud Gullit did not hold back when it came to assessing Louis van Gaals reign as manager at Manchester United. Vans Shoes Outlet Sale . Van Gaal departed Old Trafford following two years at the club which saw Manchester United finish fourth and fifth in the Premier League respectively, while being knocked out at the group stage of this seasons Champions League.Gullit, 53, captained the Netherlands to European Championship glory in 1988, and also enjoyed back-to-back success with Milan in the European Cup in1989 and 1990. Paul Scholes thinks Manchester Uniteds style of play under Louis van Gaal led to the Dutchman losing his job Speaking from Wentworth on Wednesday, he told Sky Sports News HQ that football is tough and he did not have much sympathy for his compatriot who was sacked by United earlier this week - just days after lifting the FA Cup at Wembley.A lot of things were his own fault. You cant argue with the press all the time, Gullit said. They have a certain opinion and you have to respect that. So if you argue all the time it doesnt help you. Danny Higginbotham says Manchester United had no choice but to sack Louis van Gaal Man United has a certain status and they didnt do it in two years. No Champions League and its very important for them.Football is hard and football is not fair. So you know the rules if you go to big clubs and you dont produce - youre out. Also See: Jose Mourinho agrees personal terms Bruce blasts United over sacking Cantona: Should have been Pep not Jose Schmeichel on Giggs future Man Utd video Man Utd fixtures Man Utd stats Vans Old Skool Clearance .Y. -- Mark Steenhuis scored four goals and added two assists to lead the Buffalo Bandits over the Toronto Rock 12-10 in National Lacrosse League action on Saturday. Air Max Tn Wholesale . The Argentina striker has not played for the Premier League leaders since September when he refused to warm up during a Champions League match and only returned last week from a three-month unauthorized absence at home. City coach Roberto Mancini had initially told Tevez he would never play for City again after his act of public insubordination, but later softened his stance and only asked for an apology.New Orleans, LA (SportsNetwork.com) - Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is active for todays game against the New Orleans Saints. Jones, who had missed last weeks game against Pittsburgh due to a hip injury, was hurt in the fourth quarter of a game two weeks ago against Green Bay. Jones put his hip to the test in pre-game warm-ups at the Superdome for todays big test. The Falcons enter the contest one game behind the Saints for the lead in the NFC South and aa win Sunday would give them a tiebreaker advantage over New Orleans with a sweep of the season series. Vans Shoes Discount. The former Alabama star has 93 receptions for 1,428 yards and six touchdowns this season. He was leading the NFL in receiving yards before Pittsburghs Antonio Brown surpassed him last week. Safety William Moore, who also sat out last week with a right foot injury he suffered in the Green Bay game, is also active for todays contest. ' ' '
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Jockey Andrew Thornton faces three weeks on the sidelines after breaking his collarbone in a fall at Towcester on Wednesday. Nike Air Max 90 Kaufen Schweiz . Thornton was riding Utmost Zeal in the Haygain Hay Steamers Clean Healthy Forage Novices Chase for Lawney Hill when his mount veered right, leaving him no chance of staying in the saddle.It was a heavy fall and to compound matters he was trodden on by a following horse. Thornton remains stranded on 996 winners in his pursuit of a landmark 1,000th career success.It certainly didnt help being trodden on, Im not sure if it happened then or just when I hit the ground, said Thornton.You always say three weeks these days for a collarbone so thats what Im working off. Im going to see Dr Foy later, so Ill know more then.There was a time with a collarbone they used to say if you can take the pain you can ride but a lot has changed in 20 years. Thankfully times have changed.Im still on 996, you never take anything for granted in this game, hopefully this is just a blip. Also See: Live results service Full racecards Get Sky Sports ￡10 completely free bet! Nike Air Max 97 Schweiz . -- Get a flow chart ready to follow the Packers quarterback situation. Nike Air Max Großhandel . The Miami Heat star tops the leagues global list of top-selling jerseys for the 2012-13 season, edging Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls, Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers, Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder and James Heat teammate Dwyane Wade for the No. GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Mike Smith stopped 29 shots for his first shutout of the season, Antoine Vermette had a power-play goal in the first period, and the Phoenix Coyotes beat the Vancouver Canucks 1-0 on Thursday night. In a game full of penalties and killed power plays, the Coyotes got stellar goaltending and just enough offence while the Canucks continued to struggle on the offence. Phoenix also got a break on a reviewed goal in the third period. Vancouver lost for the eighth time in nine games as an apparent goal from captain Henrik Sedin near the midpoint of the third was waved off after a replay review. Smith stopped Kevin Bieksas shot but the rebound came to Sedin, who knocked the puck into the net with his body. The Canucks have one goal in their last three games and lost all three on their road trip to Southern California and Arizona. Still, Vancouver had a chance to draw even after a high-sticking double-minor against centre Martin Hanzal. The Canucks were on a power play for all but the last 4 seconds of the game, with six attackers for the final minute, but failed to score. The teams combined for five power plays in the first period, three for the Canucks and two for the Coyotes. Phoenix scored on its second man-advantage situation with 7:09 remaining in the period. Keith Yandle faked a shot from the point and passed to Vermette in front of the red line almost directly to goalie Eddie Lacks left. Vermette took the tough-angle shot and the puck glanced off a Caanucks defender and past Lack. Schuhe Großhandel . Earlier, Lacks reflexes kept the game scoreless when he turned away a good opportunity for Oliver Ekman-Larsson at the 6:18 mark. The Canucks started the second period on a power play that didnt produce results. Daniel Sedin had an open net 4:32 into the period, but his shot sailed high and over the goal. The Coyotes had a 3-on-1 chance with just over 8 minutes left in the second, but Lack stretched out to stop Radim Vrbatas shot and the Canucks cleared the puck, to the delight of a large contingent of blue-clad Vancouver fans inside Jobing.com Arena. Ekman-Larsson hit the post with a shot with 24 seconds left in the period and the Coyotes on their fifth power play of the game. Vancouvers penalty minutes were an improvement from the 142 combined from the Canucks previous two games. The Canucks had several good chances in the third period but Smith turned them away each time, including a save on Brad Richardsons wrist shot with no defender in front of him at the 1:20 mark. NOTES: The Coyotes improved to 16-7-3 this season when scoring first. ... Phoenix waived D Rostislav Klesla before Thursdays game, and activated D Zbynek Michalek from injured reserve. It was the first game action for Michalek since Dec. 17 at Montreal, when he suffered a lower body injury. ... Canucks G Roberto Luongo missed his sixth straight game with an ankle injury. ... Phoenix and Vancouver meet twice more this season, once in each city. ' ' '