TikToker is upgraded on flight after being mistaken for football star

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TikToker @irrelevantsoph says being compared to soccer player Chloe Kelly is the “best compliment” she’s ever received.

A woman has gone viral on social media after revealing she was stalked on a British Airways flight by an employee who mistook her for English soccer star Chloe Kelly.

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Sophie, who has almost 12,000 followers on TikTok, explained that she was wearing an England shirt when she was offered a free upgrade to business class.

The TikToker said she thought the upgrade was random until the stewardess started asking her about the team’s last game.

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In the clip, the flight attendant says, “Did you play the other night? You look like the girl who scored.”

“Chloe Kelly? That’s what you think?

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“That’s the best compliment you can give me. I’ll take care of that,” Sophie replies.

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Sophie and Chloe Kelly share visible similarities, including their body type and hairstyles.

By July 31, England had reached the final and needed to beat Germany to bring them home.

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A long game developed which went into overtime in which Chloe Kelly scored and effectively defeated Germany 2-1.

Not only did this make her the team’s MVP, but it also introduced her to new fans as a heroine.

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Today she is considered one of the best players in the industry.

Sophie’s decision to wear an England football shirt for her flight made her resemblance to Chloe Kelly even more indistinguishable.

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“So I got a free upgrade to Business and the stewardess thought I was Chloe Kelly,” Sophie told her followers.

“Is that what being Chloe Kelly is like?!?”

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Showing off her spacious seat, eye mask, socks, lounge and toiletries, she explained everything that made her feel “honored”.

Viewers were quick to support Sophie, telling her to take more advantage of the situation.

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“Should have said yes 😭,” one person wrote.

Another said: “I would have said yes but then spent the rest of the flight in sunglasses and a face mask. don’t think the real one would still be wearing her clothes.”

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British optician Specsavers joked: “Congratulations Chloe! ⚽️”

The hilarious situation is strikingly similar to when Olympic gymnast Simone Biles was mistaken for a child and handed her a coloring book during a flight.

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