Ryan Giggs Surprises Countdown’s Rachel Riley With Signed Man Utd Shirt On Her 1,000th Show (Photos)

Chris Wright

25th, June 2013


By Chris Wright


The delectable Rachel Riley received her 1,000th Countdown cap recently and to mark the occassion Ryan Giggs toddled along to the studio to surprise the Channel 4 show’s resident maths vixen and known Manchester United fan (well, she’s from Essex so what did you expect?) with a signed United shirt and a bunch of flowers.

Riley said:

“I had no inkling that I had just filmed my 1,000th episode when (presenter) Nick [Hewer] announced it on the show, and I was touched that the Countdown team had surprised me with the news.

“As Nick continued, I thought they might have

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