A private investigator claims he was hired by the News of the World to spy on a host of famous names from the world of football, reports the Daily Mirror.
Former police officer Derek Webb told the BBC's Newsnight programme on Tuesday that he was paid by the newspaper to follow more than 100 famous figures over an eight year period, until it closed in July.
According to the Channel 4 news website, Webb's football targets were (in alphabetical order):
Michelle Lineker (former wife of Gary Lineker)
Ted Terry (father of John Terry)