08/08/2015 12:26 BST | Updated 08/08/2015 12:59 BST

Ashes 2015 Prediction From Piers Morgan Could See Presenter Become Pope

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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 26: Journalist Piers Morgan attends The New Yorker's David Remnick Hosts White House Correspondents' Dinner Weekend Pre-Party at W Hotel Rooftop on April 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for The New Yorker)

In an even more unlikely turn of events than England winning their Ashes test, Piers Morgan has eaten humble pie today after being proved wrong - but it could see him attempt to become the next Pope.

We'll explain.

Back in June, the television personality tweeted…

Looks like he’s got 23 days to get to the Vatican.

In fairness to Morgan, he seemed ready for the inevitable mocking that his comments would attract…

Before eventually admitting:

Many Twitter users were quick to poke fun at Morgan, including Olympic rower Matthew Pinsent…

But could Morgan actually be serious?

We’ve got the rest of August to find out…