It certainly wasn’t Christian Benteke’s day.
Liverpool, flying high under Jurgen Klopp, were brought back down to earth with a bump as Newcastle earned a richly deserved 2-0 win at St James’ Park.
It was a dreadful performance entirely not in keeping with recent displays under Klopp, whose team selection raised a few eyebrows with many of the stars of the midweek mauling of Southampton left on the bench.
And Benteke’s inclusion took the brunt of the criticism after a particularly insipid display by the big Belgian striker.
Some of the best reactions on social media are below: