With just five games of the Bundesliga season - as well as Alonso's career - attention turns back to domestic matters to ensure that they don't slip up during the remaining games to claim another league title.
"As for my limits, I always try to play well, and I'm fortunate enough to have scored three really important goals (on Tuesday) and I'm over the moon (about my record)".
Real Madrid is Real Madrid, we are used to suffering and we are happy to be in the semis once again..
We worked hard on the physical side and in the end it turned out well, I was able to contribute in the third goal and help the team.
"But I take the positive things".
The Germans had led as Robert Lewandowski confidently drilled in a penalty, with Los Blancos struggling to find form.
Neuer sustained the injury as Cristiano Ronaldo scored his hat-trick in extra time, with Marco Asensio scoring shortly afterward to complete a 6-3 aggregate victory.
"This robbery cannot go on in the Champions League".
Ronaldo appeared to respond by gesturing for the fans to be quiet as he celebrated his goals, but Zidane insists the Portuguese will not face retribution from the club's supporters when Real face Barcelona in this Sunday's El Clasico, live on Sky Sports 1HD.
Plus, can any of us honestly say we'd pass up such a good chance to humiliate Ronaldo, even in the smallest and most insignificant way possible?
"Manuel Neuer suffered a fracture to his left foot in the 4-2 defeat away to Real Madrid according to an initial diagnosis", the club later said on their website. He made a lot of mistakes and knocked us out of the Champions League.
Speaking to his club's official website, the World Cup-winner said: "The team were courageous, they wanted to win, they absolutely wanted to advance to the next round". "I also spent some hours at home undergoing therapeutic procedures".
It's not the way their last involvement in the competition should have gone down, with the poor performance of the officials overshadowing much of the action, leaving the pair just a month of football left before they call it time.