Trainee stockbroker, 17, claims he charmed pop superstar Rihanna

Going for broke: 17-year-old trainee stockbroker claims he charmed pop superstar Rihanna

Charming: Trainee stockbroker James Bufton with Rhianna claimed he has scored a date with the global superstar after chatting her up after a gig in London earlier this week

Charming: Trainee stockbroker James Bufton with Rhianna claimed he has scored a date with the global superstar after chatting her up after a gig in London earlier this week

Another fan: The singer also had her picture taken with Tottenham Hotspur footballer Jermain Defoe

Another fan: The singer also had her picture taken with Tottenham Hotspur footballer Jermain Defoe

Invite: The pop superstar apparently asked James to go and visit her in New York

Invite: The pop superstar apparently asked James to go and visit her in New York

Digits: James says that Rihanna handed him her number Digits: James says that Rihanna handed him her number

Digits: James says that Rihanna handed him her number

On tour: Rihanna is pictured in Gelredome Stadium in Arnhem, Holland as part of her European tour

On tour: Rihanna is pictured in Gelredome Stadium in Arnhem, Holland as part of her European tour