So Man United are very close to signing Borussia Dortmund’s Polish striker Robert Lewandowski?
In fact they apparently trailed the news on their website earlier on today.
The post didn’t escape the eagle eye of who ate all the pies readers who took this screen grab.
Weirdly the post was pulled not long after.
Well that’s the story, but it never existed in the first place. It is quite a clever spoof.
But what does the fact that it is so believable tell us?
Check this out. And if it is about to happen what on earth is Wayne Rooney thinking?