Jose Mourinho makes strange description of Turin pitch controversy - football

Jose Mourinho makes strange description of Turin pitch controversy



Jose Mourinho referred to his post-match actions as a “little thing” after Manchester United stunned Juventus 2-1 in Turin.
United produced a comeback almost as stunning as Cristiano Ronaldo?s volley to secure a late Champions League win that will live long in the memory.
The unlikely win prompted Mourinho to charge on to the field at full-time, cupping his hand to his ear, a reaction which has been criticised by Paul Scholes.
Ronaldo?s volley will be replayed again and again, but it counted for nothing as United dug deep to produce a famous late comeback.
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, but it was Mourinho who took the headlines at full-time by infuriating Juve players and fans. Mourinho told BT Sport: “I’m really proud of my boys because their performance was really good. Juventus had one opportunity in the first half, but everything was under control. They have fantastic players all over the pitch, of course.”
“The game was a very good game. It was top. We performed at a high level. We had about five minutes after that goal to wake up again but the team was there until the last.”
Referring to the controversy, Mourinho added: “On a beautiful Italian day, I made a little thing. I know millions are happy with the win. But I respect Juventus and the quality they have. I am rea...
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