Nevertheless, this time, it was United who turned the volume all the way up.
Ahead of tonight's clash with Tottenham, Manchester City needed just six points from their final six games to secure the Premier League title.
But Pep Guardiola's men were stunned after the break to find a invigorated United that dismantled them in the most dramatic of circumstances.
When the two teams last met in December, City beat their local rivals 2-1 at Old Trafford.
When asked about the England global, Mourinho said: "If I was you, I would go in another direction".
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But Mourinho pointed out that Rashford's 98 games under his stewardship are more than any other player in the United squad.
The Manchester United Supporters' Trust has urged club officials to make the stadium "the largest in Europe", saying fans "deserve no less", amid reports the capacity at Old Trafford could be increased to 88 000.
And that decision backfired as United players supposedly said: "Booked tables have you?" We'll take your f***ing tables, ' was one of the snide comments directed at City players during the second-half.
Paul Pogba revealed Michael Carrick instigated the move for players to have their pound of flesh.
"Michael Carrick has helped me a lot with these late runs, he always shows me videos of what I should be doing".