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Rob McElhenney’s heart warming birthday message to 99 year old Wrexham supporter

15 Mar 2023 2 minute read
Rob McElhenney. Picture by Gage Skidmore (CC BY-SA 3.0).

Rob McElhenney has sent a heart warming birthday message to a 99 year old Wrexam AFC supporter.

Julie Birrell posted a photo of her father dressed in red and beaming beside a Wrexham themed birthday cake complete with a red and white scarf made of fondant icing.

Julie tagged the club’s Hollywood co owners, Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reynolds in the Tweet that said: “Here’s my Dad with his lovely 99th birthday cake (courtesy of Cake Mania by Nicky).

“Promotion to the football league will be the best birthday present ever!”

Rob McElhenney posted a birthday message to 99 year of Arthur on Twitter.

Rob McElhenney retweeted the heart warming photo with a lovely birthday message for Julie’s father which read: “Happy Birthday Arthur! Let’s celebrate 100 in the EFL!!!!”

McElhenney’s followers flooded the comments section to wish Arthur many happy returns.

One user Tweeted: “Arthur is the most gorgeous loyal Wrexham fan. Happy 99th birthday. Xx”

Another wrote: “I’m afraid to show this to my 95 year old Welsh descended mother because it will raise her expectations and the pressure on me!!!”

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Mab Meirion
Mab Meirion
11 months ago

What did you do in the war Taid ? Now we need to know more about Arthur, especially how you have kept so young and good looking…

Ryan and Robbie what a pair of ‘good fellows’…

Great cake, da iawn Nicky…

Last edited 11 months ago by Mab Meirion

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