Juventus dealt late injury blow ahead of Manchester United game

Lawrence Kim
October 22, 2018

Allegri felt his side paid the price for thinking ahead to their clash with United at Old Trafford on Tuesday and was frustrated by the inconsistency of their display.

Written in English it reads: "Dear God, I wanna take a minute not to ask for anything from you but to simply say thank you for all I have".

Sanchez was one of six players who were absent at training today, according to talkSPORT, with Phil Jones, Scott McTominay, Jesse Lingard, Marouane Fellaini and Diogo Dalot also missing at Carrington and Mourinho has suggested they too are unavailable for selection tomorrow night after saying the players who trained are the ones available.

The five-time Ballon d'Or victor made his name in Manchester, but showed no mercy on his last visit when he and Mourinho teamed up to dump United out of the Champions League in 2013.

Juve are also top of Group H in the Champions League with maximum points from their opening two games.

"We went from being frenetic to falling asleep and vice-versa".

"I'm going to play against one of the biggest teams in the world and that's what motivates me and brings me here".

Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge in London on October 20, 2018.

"I think the press conference is going in other directions and if it is I want to go in other directions". It's easier for individuals to play well when the team is playing well.

Cristiano Ronaldo will look to add to his impressive record against his former club and former manager. This includes a goal in both of his appearances against United in the competition.

Emre Can has been ruled out for the Italians after being diagnosed with a thyroid nodule - a lump that can develop in your neck that can be solid or filled with fluid.

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