Tyrone Mings (Ipswich) earns legendary status by giving skint fan tickets to Bolton win via Twitter

Some footballers get themselves into hot water on Twitter….

Tyrone Mings, a 19-year-old defender for Ipswich, who has made just three appearances on the bench for the Championship side, is earning legendary status amongst regular football fans on Twitter today.

As you can see from the conversation below, Mings gave two tickets to a skint Ipswich fan for their 1-0 win over Bolton today, in one of the finest moves from a footballer seen all season.

Mings, who does not even have a Wikipedia page, joined Ipswich from non-league Yate Town, where he was also working as a mortgage adviser.

This perhaps gave him a more “balanced” out look on life and prompted a generous act that many a Premier League footballer should think of copying…