A father-of-three gained the most important payout in BetFred historical past after profitable £5.4m from a £1.40 sport.
Michael Clark, 32, gained the massive sum in only one spin on the King Kong Cashpots sport.
He has now stop his job as a caretaker and plans to marry his fiance Sherelle Pooley at Newcastle United’s dwelling floor, St James’s Park.
Clark, from Newcastle-upon-Tyne, stated: “At first I assumed I might gained £5,000 and I used to be pleased with that, however to hit the jackpot was simply mind-blowing.”
Clark added: “I known as my mum and pa and I used to be crying my eyes out. I could not assist it as a result of it was an enormous win and it was overwhelming.”
The Newcastle United fan has been engaged to Pooley for seven years and can use a few of her winnings to improve her engagement ring.
On reserving St James’s Park as their marriage ceremony venue, he stated: “It might be a fantastic venue and I’ve checked out a number of the marriage ceremony packages so to do a type of can be superb.”
Clark, now dubbed ‘Mickey Thousands and thousands’ by his household, has determined to take a break from working within the care business and desires to begin investing in property.
He added: “If I can proceed my fortune and depart a legacy to my kids, then that shall be an entire life.
“Your job in life is to have enjoyable and make your children. I am 32 and I really feel like I can already do this, so it is nonetheless superb.”
Clark’s win is large however nonetheless pales compared to the UK’s greatest playing wins.
Final Could, Jess and Joe Thwaite turned the nation’s greatest EuroMillions winners after scooping £184 million, however had been quickly knocked out of the highest spot in July when an nameless winner took dwelling 195 million kilos.
In September, one other nameless winner gained £171m.