Thursday, 15 November, 2018


3 reasons why Manchester United beat Juventus in Turin

Kyle Walker Kyle Walker was careful not to criticise his side's fans Credit getty images
Noah Ferguson | 08 November, 2018, 23:59

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho taunts the Turin crowd after defeating Juventus 2-1 in the Champions League.

I thought Juve were very unfortunate to lose after looking great in possession and risky around the box, but as soon as Juan Mata stepped up to take that free-kick I had a feeling it was going in.

The 55-year-old could do with some more of that golden touch at the weekend.

Juventus, on the other hand, looked risky every time they went forward thanks to the link-up play between Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala. I have always felt it is better to lose earlier on in the season than at the end of a title race, because you have time to find the fire to win again and catch up.

However, the 2-1 win came at a cost with Alexis Sanchez limping off before the late comeback at the Allianz Stadium.

Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo played down the significance of his team's loss to Manchester United in the Champions League on Wednesday.

After two goals in the final four minutes secured a vital three points in Europe, Mourinho responded to persistent abuse from the Juve fans, aware of his history as a former manager of rivals Inter, by cupping his hand to his ear.

"But the team did well, we are still at the top of the group and we have two matches which will allow us to finish first". Yet with Juve hosting Valencia later this month, a win for the Italians combined with a United victory against Young Boys at Old Trafford will ensure both clubs make it into the round of 16.

Allegri was asked if he would have reacted similarly to Mourinho. "I only get angry, rightly, with my team when they go to sleep every now and then".

"No, I leave the pitch immediately to avoid reacting, " he said.

The Portuguese superstar immediately ran to the corner flag, lifted up his shirt and pointed at his impressive stomach muscles.

The Spaniard joined the fray in the 79th minute of Wednesday's Champions League match with his side down a goal following a spectacular Cristiano Ronaldo strike.

The turnaround began when Juan Mata scored from a free kick four minutes from full-time, having been brought on as a substitute by Jose Mourinho in the 79th minute. I can see him setting up the side defensively and trying to get something from the game.

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