The youth zone is packed, the atmosphere expectant and the session on how to win using social media just getting underway when Lisa Nandy, shadow minister for children, utters a mild threat.
We've seen him on the telly, but here he was in real life.
The Italian journalists at Anfield wanted to know what Fabio Borini's move to Liverpool said about the future of Serie A.
On a night when Manchester City never looked comfortable, Mario Balotelli showed some composure when it mattered most to convert a 90th-minute penalty that provided Roberto Mancini and his players with a Champions League lifeline.
Arsenal made a couple of late substitutions in this match, but that was no minor courtesy to the players introduced.
Is there anything else on the cards for the Wizards other than a losing season?
Will Jonas Valanciunas be able to help the Raptors be surprise contenders for a play-off berth in the East?