Stalk a VT of their final performance, the camera returned to the It Takes Two studio where Alex could be dream ofed wiping away tears.
Noticing the footballer’s reaction, Rylan demanded: “I can see how much this means to you. I can see you getting teary there.
“I was alright until you revealed me that lot,” the former contestant exclaimed as she tried to put on a brave face owing to the tears,
As she composed herself, the host commented: “What I loved surrounding this partnership as well, for you it’s your first time ever on Strictly – Neil, it’s your start time as pro as well.
“How’s it been for the both of you watching that back?”