SOCCER: It all kicked off as Liverpool were knocked out of the Champions League by Real Madrid on Wednesday night. Casemiro's lunge on James Milner caused a big angry reaction from the Liverpool bench. Zinedine Zidane, meanwhile...
Here's that tackle, just so you can see what the fuss was about:
But when you see what Casemiro was responding to, it's more like an eye for an eye (background music an optional extra):
It was all smiles from Casemiro afterwards though, with the glow of a shiny man of the match trophy in shot:
SOCCER: Head in hands, diplomatic writing, 'gave it everything' - Gini Wijnaldum with a textbook Tweet After a Defeat (trademark pending).
SOCCER: Elsewhere, Manchester City made it through to set up a semi-final with PSG - with Phil Foden enjoying a footballing father/son moment with Pep on the touchline after his goal secured their progress to the last four.
You can't blame him though, what a strike this was:
SOCCER: Naturally, seeing two opposing players talking at the end of the game has got people asking if they'll be playing together after the transfer window.
Never understood the mouth-covering thing by the way, but if you can lip-read from a distant camera shot then fair play to you.
SOCCER: This just in from Spurs. It'll take a lot more than a good lick of paint to gloss over this bizarre sponsorship deal.