VIDEO: Balotelli and Robinho do the Harlem Shake (sort of) as Milan beat Barca
23:56 GMT, 20 February 2013
00:01 GMT, 21 February 2013
It had to happen. When Mario Balotelli, Robinho and some of their friends were pictured dancing wildly during AC Milan's match against Barcelona on Wednesday night, someone was going to do it.
It's the craze that's been sweeping the world over, after all. So now you can watch Balotelli and Co lose it set to the Harlem Shake music.
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Shake it: Mario Balotelli and Robinho (right) go wild, while the former's girlfriend looks unimpressed
… but she musters a smile eventually as Milan party
He was cup-tied for the clash at the San Siro, so was forced to sit on the sidelines – although he seemed to be making the most of his time out.
His girlfriend Fanny Robert Neguesha didn't look too impressed, but eventually mustered a smile.
Kevin-Prince Boateng and Sulley Muntari did the damage for Milan to ensure he wasn't missed.
Somebody took the footage of Balotelli dancing and put the now ubiquitous soundtrack in the background.
VIDEO: Balotelli and Robinho do the Harlem Shake
Mario's former Man City colleagues, not to be outdone, had a Harlem Shake of their own.
The club’s staff and first-team players such as Edin Dzeko, Joe Hart, James Milner, Joleon Lescott, Micah Richards, Scott Sinclair and Aleksandar Kolarov got involved, even if the latter didn't look too enthused.
VIDEO: City do their own Harlem Shake