Photo: David De Gea sends message to his girlfriend ahead of Stoke v Man United

David De Gea takes to Instagram to wish his pop star girlfriend a happy 30th birthday

David De Gea has taken to social media to send a birthday message to his girlfriend Edurne Garcia after she turned 30 on Tuesday.

The Manchester United goalkeeper posted the picture above of the couple on his personal Instagram account and sent a message to his pop-star partner.

De Gea wrote: “Nobody will make me laugh if it’s not your laughter … Happy Birthday my love! I love you!”

The 25-year-old has made 13 Premier League appearances for United so far this season.

De Gea and his United team-mates are bracing themselves for a hectic festive Premier League schedule as they look to return to winning ways by beating Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium on Boxing Day.

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They then host Guus Hiddink’s Chelsea side at Old Trafford on 28 December.

United have slumped to back-to-back Premier League defeats as their loss to Bournemouth was compounded by Saturday’s reversal against Norwich City at Old Trafford.

The weekend’s defeat by the Canaries caused the Red Devils to drop out of the top four as Tottenham moved above Van Gaal’s side.

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