Manchester United’s Turin win could be turning point for José Mourinho

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The case hinges on the proper translation of the Portuguese phrase Mourinho was seen to be mouthing on camera after another unbelievable United comeback - the full details of the case can be found here.

The gesture sparked a small altercation with Juventus players that overshadowed one of the most important results of the season for United, which has struggled domestically but now has a great chance of reaching the knockout stage in Europe.

Juve needed something special to break the United resistance and they got it when Bonucci's hopeful long ball from his own half dropped into the path of Ronaldo, who lashed it home on 65 minutes.

The Portuguese was in his element winning at the home of his former fierce Serie A rivals, charging onto the pitch to taunt the home fans in Turin by cupping his ear as United players and supporters celebrated a win gained by Mourinho's decisions from the bench. A point was the least they needed to have a chance of qualifying for the last 16 but winning was incredible, and now they are in a strong position to make the knock-out stage.

"So I tried to do what I do in training a lot of times, practicing, practicing". Massimiliano Allegri chose to give Alex Sandro and Giorgio Chiellini a game off, saving them for Wednesday's game against United.

Undeterred by Ronaldo's abdominal muscles, United battled on, and got their break four minutes from time, when substitute Juan Mata curled home a sublime equalizer from a set piece just outside the area. "It's a huge credit to the team for keeping on fighting and never giving up". "After their goal I think we had five minutes to wake up again but the team was there was the first minute to the last".

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"And it is a great joy for me because we won against a super team, and not because they are the enemy of Inter".

Unfortunately for United, if City create chances like Juve did - and the Italian champions had two other clear-cut openings as well as their goal - then City will score.

He added: "I think it's always good to be the outsider, so people expect bad of us and then we surprise people".

How good are City? The Premier League champions are two points clear at the top of the standings, and nine points ahead of seventh-place United.

Whatever competition they are playing in, and whoever they are playing against, you just can not bet against them and I am always expecting them to score two or three goals.

Dion Dublin was speaking to BBC Sport's Chris Bevan.

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