Football fans will do anything to be recognised by the players that they follow on social media.
Despite more and more world stars becoming accessible on social media, it's never been easier to interact with that one player you admire above all others.
Most, as you can imagine, would opt for someone like Cristiano Ronaldo, Paul Pogba or Eden Hazard. One particular Manchester United supporter, however, chose to inundate Luke Shaw with a barrage of daily images until he was noticed by the left-back. The fan, simply known as 'S', begun his campaign in earnest on February 21:
A mere 10 days in, and the hope was still strong:
And so it still proved on day 30:
By the 43rd day, 'S' was even starting to add praise to his tweets in a bid to get Shaw to reply:
On day 59, however, 'S' appeared to have become frustrated at his own fervent tweeting and seemed to be wondering whether to give it up:
That was, until, the light at the end of the tunnel was finally reached almost two months later:
Fair play to Shaw for not blocking the guy, despite receiving 59 images of his own face in his replies! Oh, and here's the moment 'S' called time on his crusade and walked away from his escapade:
What. A. Journey. They'll make a movie out of this yet!
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