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Jose Mourinho explained why he neglected to shake hands with Sir Alex after the match, saying: "My dugout is special. I have a door that lets me leave immediately. Yesterday I left Sir Alex a £300 bottle of wine at his hotel with a card saying I would see him after the game. There's no problem."
The Daily Mirror's Oliver Holt is confident United will finish the job at Old Trafford. "If Inter conjure a victory out of this tie after the way they were picked apart last night, it will feel like if not the death of football, then at least a heavy blow to its solar plexus," he writes.
Addressing the sub-plot of Cristiano Ronaldo against Zlatan Ibrahimovic at the San Siro, The Daily Mail's Martin Samuel says: "Ibrahimovic postured like a great player, Ronaldo played like one."