UCL: Man United record a famous 2-1 victory over Juventus in Turin

UCL: Man United record a famous 2-1 victory over Juventus in Turin

- Manchester United stun Juventus in the entertaining fixture in Turin

- Crsitiano Ronaldo opened his account in the competition with a brilliant strike

- United came back through a free-kick from Mata and an own goal from Sandro

Manchester United stunned Juventus 2-1 in Turin following late goals from Juan Mata and an own goal from Alex Sandro.

The much anticipated match did not come without a flourish as both sides tested their resolve in the elite competition.

Max Allegri's men had the best chance of the first period as Colombian winger Juan Cuadrado was denied by a brilliant save from De Gea.

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In the 33rd minute Sami Khediran should have scored but his low shot hit upright following a brilliant cross from the right.

Both sides went into the break with a 0-0 scoreline as the respective managers will go back to the drawing broads to re-startegize.

Then, five minutes after the hour mark, it was Juve's talisman Ronaldo that finally opened his account in the tournament to send fans at the Allianz Stadium into wild frenzy mood.

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A lovely diagonal pass from Leonardo Bonucci found CR7 in the box as the Portuguese hit the ball first-time leaving De Gea no chance to make an attempted save.

Two minutes later Bosnian international Miralem Pjanic forced a brilliant stop from the Spanish goalkeeper.

And in the 72nd minute, Cuadrado should ha doubled the advantage as Ronaldo set the ball for him before blasting ball off target.

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Then the tide changed in United's favour four minutes from time as Juan Mata curled in a lovely free kick to make the score 1-1.

The Red Devils were not done yet as Sandro scored an an own goal in a goal-mouth-scramble as the visitors ran away with a 2-1.

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