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Watch this young Northern Ireland fan's explosive reaction to his surprise birthday trip to see Michael O'Neill's men in France

Published 18/06/2016

His reaction to a surprise birthday trip to see his beloved Northern Ireland play is priceless.

Zak was given the trip by his dad Richard, according to a post on Facebook.

The clip was posted on the GAWA Caravan in France 2016 Facebook page.

And he was obviously over the moon, judging the the sound and reaction in this clip.

It says: "Yesterday whilst we were enjoying the atmosphere in the square in Lyon we meet Richard and his son Zak.

"The day before was young Zak's birthday. As a present Richard had got the wee man back at home a trip to yesterday's game.. He showed us the video he took and Zak's reaction, to which most of us boys near burst into tears!! Take a watch of this video.. Best moment of euro2016 so far!!

"A pleasure to meet Richard, Zak and their friends in Lyon yesterday. ‪#‎dadoftheyear‬ ‪#‎bestpresentever‬ ‪#‎nearintearshereagain‬ ‪#‎gawa‬ ‪#‎makeanonioncry‬."

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