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Ex-Man Utd star Mickey Thomas gets the all clear after being diagnosed with cancer in January

Former Manchester United winger Mickey Thomas has revealed he is free of cancer following an operation.

The 64-year-old was sadly diagnosed with stomach cancer in January but treatment started shortly afterwards.

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It’s great news to hear Mickey T has now got the all clear!

The ex-Wales international took to Twitter to announce the brilliant news: ‘After a massive operation I have just found out today I am cancer free.

‘I still have a 9 week chemo course as an insurance policy and a long road to recovery.

‘Thank you for all the support and especially to the people who operated on me and saved my life.’

Thomas joined United in 1978 and spent three seasons at Old Trafford.

He also played for Wrexham, Everton, Brighton, Stoke, Chelsea, West Brom, Derby, Shrewsbury, Leeds and Stoke.

Most United fans of a younger generation would recognise his voice from punditry on MUTV.

Fingers crossed the 9 weeks of chemo goes to plan and Thomas gets back to full strength soon.

All of our best wishes are with Thomas!

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