After the champions League match on Wednesday, Van der Sar went ahead to appreciate those players who made his night a special one.
The former Manchester United goalkeeper was one of the very best during his time as a footballer.
The great footballer used that moment to announce his 50th birthday anniversary which will come up on Thursday.
On his Twitter handle he wrote
“Alright then going to bed after watching some @ChampionsLeague football and couple wins for our ex players @DeJongFrenkie21, Hakim Ziyech first goal for @ChelseaFC and a start for @Donny_beek6. Strange feeling as when I wake up after a good night sleep i will be 50 years old…”
The Manchester United fans and lovers of Edwin has really shown their love for him by wishing him a happy birthday.