Edwin Van Der Sar Wishes Tim Krul a Happy Birthday, Takes It Back Hours Later

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Edwin Van Der Sar Wishes Tim Krul a Happy Birthday, Takes It Back Hours Later
Jasper Juinen/Getty Images

Manchester United legend Edwin van der Sar had to take back his well-wishes for Tim Krul on Friday after realising he'd made a bit of a mistake.

Van der Sar reached out to the Newcastle keeper on his birthday, wishing him a clean sheet as a present:

Unfortunately for van der Sar, he didn't realise who Newcastle were playing next:

Taking back a birthday gift? Tut tut, Edwin. 

Follow Manchester United from B/R on Facebook

Follow Manchester United from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Team StreamTM

Out of Bounds

Transfer News

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.