Yet maxinecarridice took to Strictly’s official Instagram account last night to echo beliefs that judges had unjustly scored AJ down.
“We missed Motsi tonight,” she lamented.
In a stern message to her stand-in, she added: “Please stop underscoring this couple Judges.”
Kellyaj1995 agreed: “Motsi would have given that dance a 10 for sure!!”
The debate continues, with more action coming up on the results show, screened this evening at 7:20pm on BBC One and iPlayer.