di@FootballAgent49 had attracted over 38,000 followers since setting up the account and often had his transfer rumours retweeted by fans hundreds of times. "I am writing to tell you that, no, I am not a 'Football Agent' or 'ITK.' I am in fact an 18-year-old and I have been fooling all of you gullible idiots with my fake stories for the past 2 months," he admitted. "I'm proud to say that I haven't had even one transfer scoop in my time yet people still say I’m more reliable than Sky Sports News and the BBC. Laughable."