Photo: Ashley Young receives birthday surprise from Man United team-mates

Ashley Young thanks his Manchester United team-mates for surprising him on his birthday

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Ashley Young shared this picture on Instagram Photo: Ashley Young/Instagram

Ashley Young took to social media on Thursday afternoon to thank his Manchester United team-mates for their balloon surprise as the winger celebrated his 30th birthday.

The England international was all smiles as he posed for a picture with his gift from his team-mates at United’s Carrington training ground.

The former Aston Villa man uploaded the picture above onto his Instagram account and wrote: “Came into training to find these today, cheers lads! #ashleyold”

Young played a key role in United’s first-team last season as he scored two goals and made five assists in 26 Premier League games for the Red Devils.

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Louis van Gaal’s side are back in pre-season training at Carrington as they continue their preparations for the new Premier League season.

United are due to head off to the United States on Monday for their pre-season tour as they bid to get their fitness levels up ahead of their Premier League opener against Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford next month.

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