Social Zone: Nicolas Pepe ends a career, plus Jordi Alba gets hit in the face… sort of

Tuesday night was supposed to be a quiet one. Instead, it turned into a potentially career threatening evening for one Sunderland defender, while Jordi Alba had his face rearranged... well, almost.

SOCCER: Anyone else becomes highly motivated to find the video when a tweet like this is posted?

SOCCER: I'll spare you the time. Here it is…

Hope Jordi Alba makes a swift recovery.

SOCCER: Arsenal enjoyed a good night as they beat Sunderland 5-1 to book a place in the Carabao Cup semi-final.

In other news, Nicolas Pepe ended the career of a League One defender…

SOCCER: Eddie Nketiah bagged a hat-trick during Arsenal's victory. His numbers in the League Cup make for startling reading.

Arsenal should pretend they're playing in the cup every weekend - that might get the best out of him in the Premier League.

SOCCER: THIS IS HOW YOU HANDLE RACISM IN SOCCER!

Forget your hashtags and take some action!

SOCCER: Kylian Mbappe recently turned 23 and he is already putting legends to shame!

These numbers are ridiculous!

BOXING: Alexa! Play 'Can't Stop' by the Red Hot Chili Peppers!

DARTS: What on earth is Piers Morgan using to watch the darts? A microwave? What is this quality?!

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