Referee Bjorn Kuipers tripped Steven Gerrard during England v Italy [Vine]

Just after Italy went 2-1 up versus England, there was a very strange, yet amusing occurrence.

Referee Bjorn Kuipers tripped up Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard.

Even Mario Balotelli seemed surprised but was immediately forced into a sliding tackle on Wayne Rooney.

Funny stuff!

B101 Writer