Mourinho celebrates as last gasp Manchester United comeback stuns Juventus

first_img The Red Devils’ joy intensified when the winner was bundled over the line Manchester United produced a stunning comeback at Juventus to secure a late 2-1 Champions League win that will live long in the memory.A fortnight on from being wholly outclassed by the Serie A champions at Old Trafford, the notable improvements made by Jose Mourinho’s side looked set to be undone by a moment of brilliance. Jose Mourinho strolled into the middle of the pitch and cupped his ear after the final whistle 5 5 5 GROUP TABLE 5center_img United could scarcely have wished of better preparation for Sunday’s derby clash at swashbuckling Manchester City as the headlines were snatched away from Ronaldo.Sami Khedira and Paulo Dybala hit the woodwork either side of half-time despite United’s improved display, which looked like it would be undone by their former hero meeting a Leonardo Bonucci clipped pass with an astonishing volley. Juventus threatened more goals but United dug deep and produced another memorable victory in Turin.Mata came off the bench to equalise with a superb free-kick in the 86th minute and another set piece would produce a last-gasp winner, with Ashley Young’s free-kick eventually going in off Sandro and sending the visitors wild. Juan Mata’s equaliser looked to have snatched a point for United 5 Ronaldo’s volley will be replayed again and again, but it counted for nothing as United dug deep to produce a famous response.Juan Mata’s sumptuous free-kick hushed the Juventus faithful and Alex Sandro’s late own goal secured a win in Turin that breathes new life into the visitors’ Champions League campaign.Mourinho certainly enjoyed the victory, going onto the pitch at full-time and cupping his ear to jeers from the crowd. A fitting end to a mad evening. Ronaldo celebrated his sensational opener by showing his six pack last_img read more