Joe Allen’s wife Lacey-Jo Hughes gave the Liverpool midfielder a chicken called Bruce for his birthday [Picture]

Liverpool midfielder Joe Allen has had an eventual 24th birthday.

On Friday night Allen managed to get most of the Liverpool squad and their WAGs out for his birthday party, while his wife Lacey-Jo Hughes has been updating her followers on Twitter on Sunday of the midfielder’s celebrations at home.

Allen’s wife has also revealed what she got her husband for his special day: a chicken called Bruce!

See a picture of Liverpool’s Joe Allen holding his birthday chicken together with other tweets from Lacey-Jo Hughes on Sunday.