The Man United star actually told his wife Stacey about the affair but then made a major error by taking out the “super injunction” that never seems to work nowadays (well not for footballers and their wives!).
He then promised Stacey that the details would never be revealed, but he shouldn’t have been so naive! A source told the Mirror: “Ryan admitted the affair to Stacey some time ago. He told her he had made a huge mistake and wanted to save their marriage for the sake of their two children.