Manchester United were involved in one of the most bizarre sagas on transfer deadline day.

The confusion surrounding the deal for Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera was as staggering as it was comical, but believe it or not, this isn't the first time impostors have tried to muscle their way in on the football scene.

Here, GiveMeSport look at the top five football impostors from recent times, featuring a cocksure Manchester United fan, a BBC comic and George Weah's cousin - seriously.

So, take a look through the gallery and as always, leave your comments in the box provided below.

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