Allegra took a swipe at Jose Mourinho after juventus defeat yesterday
Manchester united were all set to be beaten by the Turin outfit for the second time in this Champions League season haven gone behind to a spectacular Cristiano Ronaldo volley before hitting back through Juan Mata and an own goal from Alex Sandro in the last five minutes of the game to claim a 2-1 win in Turin.
Express.co.uk had reported earlier that manchester united Head couch Jose Mourinho had been under fire for his side’s displays this season, but they appear to have turned a corner in recent weeks.
And the victory away to Bianconeri evoked memories of their famous 1999 triumph en rote to winning the treble under then manager Sir Alex Ferguson.
Allegri was far from complimentary about United’s performance, although he thinks the defeat will serve as a wake-up call to his side.
Manchester United Head couch was In the mode yesterday night by taking a dig on juventus fans, however, was quick to salute his players and explained the significance of the win.“I think it’ll do us good in the long run, as we need to learn not to fall asleep in these situations,” Allegri said.
“I saw Manchester United play the same way in the Premier League at the weekend, they did very little for 80 minutes and then won in very similar circumstances.
“We had the chance today to secure the top spot early.
“I compliment my team for a good performance, but a good performance without a result isn’t worth very much.”
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"They are a fantastic team with an amazing record at home.
“We had to come and not feel inferior. They have more potential than us.
“Everybody knows their ambitions."