Hottest football players wives and girlfriends
Famous football stars are the same. Therefore, many of us may wonder how their lives are like, behind the scene.
They say behind every successful man, there stands a woman.
So, there is no doubt that behind every football player, there is a glamorous and hot, wife or girlfriend. To know these women, today we are taking a look at some of the hottest wags in the football world.
Top hottest Football players’ WAGs
Let’s take a look at the players themselves and also their wives and girlfriends.
Sara Carbonero (Iker Casillas’ Wife)
The first player to talk about is Iker Casilla. Born on 20 May 1981, Casillas is known as one of the best goalkeepers in the world. He was referred to as "San Iker”, which means “Saint Iker" for his ability to produce spectacular saves.
His wife is named Sara Carbonero Arévalo. She is three years younger than Casillas as she was born on 3 February 1984 in Spain. She studied Journalism as her bachelor' degree and became a Spanish sports journalist.
The couple started dating in 2009; the year Carbonero started her job as a sports presenter & editor for Telecinco. Five years later, their first son was born in January 2014 and later in November 2015, the couple announced they were expecting their second child.
Eventually, Sara Carbonero and Iker Cassillas got married on 20 March 2016 while they welcomed their new baby on 2 June 2016, who was named Lucas.
Unfortunately, in May 2019, Sara revealed she had to undergo surgery to remove a malignant tumor as she was diagnosed with cancer. She continued her treatment with chemotherapy and thankfully, she is currently fine.
Rita Johal (Riyad Mahrez’s Wife)
Riyad Mahrez is Manchester City’s famous winger who was born on 21 February 1991 in France. He met Rita Johal, whom he later got married to in 2015.
The aspiring pop star was born on 21 August 1992 in England and is currently famous as a model and an Instagram influencer.
Rita and Riyad dated for five months before exchanging their wedding vows in August 2015. There were only a few friends and family members invited to the wedding ceremony.
Later that year, they welcomed their first daughter, Inanya, and today the couple has two daughters.
It has to be mentioned that recently the rumor of the couple splitting has been swirling around, while it’s been said that Riyad is now dating fashion student Taylor Ward, who is 22 and is the daughter of ITVBe reality star Dawn.
Lorena Bernal (Mikael Arteta’s Wife)
As we have previously talked about Mikael Arteta, Arsenal’s famous coach in another article, we recommend you to read “Facts You Didn’t Know about Mikel Arteta, Arsenal coach” here.
The young famous coach has one of the most attractive women in the world to support him. Lorena was born on May 12, 1981 in Argentina.
Due to her stunning appearances, she was named Miss Spain 1999 at the age of 17 but she could not represent herself in the Miss Universe because of her age. However, later the model went to Miss World where she came in the top ten.
She met the former Arsenal star in 2002 and claims that she did not know he was a footballer when they first met.
After dating for six years, the couple got married in Mallorca, Spain in 2010. Today they have three sons, named Gabriel who was born in 2009, Daniel who was born in 2012 and Oliver in 2015.
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Pilar Rubio (Sergio Ramos’ Wife)
As one of the most famous players in the world, Sergio Ramos was born on March 30, 1986 and is currently kicking the ball as a center back for Real Madrid. His wife is Pilar Rubio who is a Spanish reporter and TV presenter. She was born in 1978 in Spain.
The couple met in the summer of 2012 after the European Championship and after that Pilar Rubio was often seen at Ramos' house.
Finally the two confirmed their relationship at 2013's FIFA Ballon d'Or. The two have three sons together: Sergio Jr (born 6 May 2014), Marco (born 27 November 2015) and Alejandro (born 25 March 2018).
Ramos proposed to Rubio on July 16, 2018, and the couple got married in Ramos' home-town of Seville on June 15, 2019.
Leah Monroe (Tammy Abraham’s Girlfriend)
Our next football star is Kevin Oghenetega Tamaraebi Bakumo-Abraham, who is better known as Tammy Abraham. He was born on October 2, 1997 and currently kicks the ball as a striker for Chelsea and the England national team.
His wife is Leah Monroe, who is a famous model. Leah was born in 1999 in London and currently she is a social media influencer as well as an aspiring vlogger on YouTube.
On her YouTube channel, the 20-year-old shares beauty tips to her subscribers, and is not afraid of putting herself at risk in return for a good video clip.
As for example in one of her famous videos, Monroe has shared a video where she talks about getting plastic surgery for the first time. The pair has been dating each other for five years now and is currently living in Birmingham, England.
As for today, they are happy together and do not have any special problems.
Leonita Lekaj (Granit Xhaka’s wife)
Granit Xhaka is one of the most famous midfielders in the world, currently kicking the ball for Arsenal club and Swiss national team. There are no certain information about his wife’s place of birth and where she grew up.
However, it has been said that Leonita Lekaj has been born in Albania and has spent her early life in Pristina, the capital of Kosovo, before her family moved somewhere in the Ruhr, Germany.
The stunning 28-year-old has been with Granit, Arsenal famous star, since meeting during his time at Borussia Monchengladbach.
The Gunners player got engaged with his longtime girlfriend in June 2016 and tied the knot at a ceremony in July 2017 where Leonita wore a stunning white dress with a long train that extended more than 6ft.
The couple has one child together; a daughter named Ayana who Leonita gave birth to in 2019.
Georgina Rodriguez (Cristiano Ronaldo’s Girlfriend)
As one of the bests of all time and the second best player in 2020, Ronaldo’s name is on top of the news almost all the time. He was born in February 1985 and currently is playing the key role at Juventus club.
Ronaldo and his partner, Georgina Rodriguez, met for the first time at a Dolce & Gabbana event as she was a model there. They started dating in 2016 and after only a brief time dating she became pregnant with what would be his fourth child.
Cris had a twin named Ava and Mateo that were born to a surrogate mother in America in June of 2017, and a seven-year-old son named Cristiano Ronaldo junior as well whose mother’s identity has been kept as a secret so far.
The pair reportedly met in the VIP section of a Dolce & Gabbana event and then secretly dated for a time before making the relationship public. As we all know they are still together.
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Edurne Garcia (David De Gea’s Girlfriend)
The next player to talk about is David De Gea. As one of the best goalkeepers in the world, De Gea was born on November 7, 1990 and met his girlfriend at the age of 20 in 2010.
Born in 1985, Garcia is best known for her singing career while she is also an actress and television presenter. 2005-06 was the beginning of her fame. In 2006 she released her first album with the hit single known as “Despierta”.
She is also famous for her part in the Spanish casting show Operación Triunfo on TVE.
It has to be mentioned that neither she nor David de Gea have spoken about how they met, or what their life is like together.
Amine Gulse (Mesut Ozil’s Wife)
Time to talk about Mesut Ozil. The famous Arsenal attacking midfielder was born in October 1988 and started playing as a professional footballer by kicking the ball for Schalke 04 in 2006.
His wife, who he started dating in 2017, is the 26-year-old Turkish and Swedish actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder, Amine Gulse. She was born on 30 April 1993 in Sweden.
In 2017 Amine began dating Özil and the couple got engaged two years later in January 2019. Their marriage ceremony was hold on 7 June 2019. It is interesting to know that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan witnessed the wedding as Best Man.
In March 2020, the couple confirmed the birth of their first child, a daughter named Eda.
Magi Salah (Mohammad Salah’s Wife)
Time to talk about the famous Liverpool player, Mo Salah and his mysterious wife.
The Reds’ famous forward, Mohammad Salah was born on June 1992 and is currently known as one of the best football players in the world. His wife is Magi Salah who is hardly ever photographed at matches.
Back in 2013, Mo and Magi got married and just one year later, Magi gave birth to their daughter who was named Makka in honor of the holy city Mecca.
They are both devout Muslims with Magi wearing a headscarf. According to numerous reports, the couple went to school together in the Egyptian village of Basion, Gharbia.
Victoria Beckham (David Beckham’s Wife)
Next on the list is one our favorite couples, David and Victoria Beckham. Born May 2, 1975 David Beckham is regarded as one of the best soccer players of all time while his wife is also one of the famous faces as she was one of the singers is pop group “Spice Girls”.
Dubbed by media as Posh & Becks, David started dating Victoria Adams back in 1997, after she attended a Manchester United match. David proposed to Victoria on 24 January 1998 in a restaurant in Cheshunt, England and they married on 4 July 1999 at Luttrellstown Castle in Ireland. Their wedding cost £628,000. Victoria wore a diamond-encrusted crown, and Beckham wore an ivory suit. Beckham's teammate Gary Neville was the best man, and the couple's infant son, Brooklyn, was the ring bearer.
David and Victoria Beckham have four children together: Their first son, Brooklyn Joseph was born on 4 March 1999 in London, just couple of months before their wedding. Romeo James was born three years later on 1 September 2002 at Portland Hospital and then three years later Cruz David came to the world on 20 February 2005 in Madrid. This is while their daughter, Harper Seven was born 10 July 2011 in Los Angeles.
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Natalia Barulich (Neymar’s Girlfriend)
The famous PSG star has been on top of the news since he started playing football, as there have been always lots of rumors about him and his career. However, the news about his new girlfriend don’t seem to be fake.
His new girl is Cuban-Croatian beauty, Natalia Barulich. The two famous faces got to know each other a few years ago as the stunning 28-year-old’s ex-boyfriend, Colombian singer Maluma, performed at one of Neymar’s previous birthday parties.
Barulich had been dating Maluma for just under two years, while Neymar split with Bruna Marquezine last summer.
It also has to be mentioned that Natalia Barulich has somehow confirmed her relationship with the former Barca player.
A while ago, she posted on her social media stories a picture of her and the soccer star and wrote “Everyone knows how extraordinarily talented you are, but if they could only see how real & beautiful you are inside you heart. You have all my respect and honor babe.”
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Oriana Sabatini (Dybala’s Girlfriend)
Considered as one of the best forwards in the world, Paulo Dybala was born in November 1993. The 26-year-old met his girlfriend, Oriana Sabatini, three years ago. She is a model, actress, and singer born on April 19, 1996.
Her mother, Catherine Fulop, is a Venezuelan actress, TV host, and beauty pageant contestant. Her father, Osvaldo Sabatini, is an Argentinian actor and producer.
The gossips about their relationship started back in 2017 when the two started following each other on social media. The rumors soon were confirmed as Dybala reunited with his girlfriend.
They confirmed their relationship through their Instagram stories by posting different halves of a photo that, when united, shows a cartoon couple wrapped in an embrace.
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Antonella Roccuzzo (Messi’s Wife)
Time to talk about the best of all and his wife, Leo Messi. Currently kicking the ball for Barcelona, Messi was born in June 1987. His wife is Antonella Roccuzzo, who is a model.
She was born in Argentina on February 26, 1988. She initially trained to be a dentist at university. But ultimately she switched to social communication.
However, in November 2016, she posted on Instagram stating that she had signed a modeling contract with Argentine fashion label Ricky Sarkany.
It is not known how long the pair have been together behind closed doors, but they went public with their relationship in 2008.
The bond between the couple was believed to have strengthened in 2007, when Messi flew back to Rosario to comfort Antonella after the death of her friend.
On 30 June 2017, he married Roccuzzo at a luxury hotel named Hotel City Center in Rosario with about 260 guests attending his wedding. Messi and Roccuzzo have three sons: Thiago who was born in 2012, Mateo born in 2015 and Ciro born in 2018.
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Shakira (Gerard Pique’s Girlfriend)
The last couple on our list is one of the greatest of all time, Gerard Pique and Shakira. It’s been almost a decade since the adorable couple has been together.
The two met each other for the first time when Shakira was filming the music video for her 2010 FIFA World Cup anthem, "Waka Waka” which is known as “This Time for Africa".
Their relationship was later confirmed when the famous football star joined his girlfriend onstage at her concert in Spain in May 2011.
Later in September 2012, Shakira posted a photo on Instagram revealing her pregnancy. Milan Piqué Mebarak, was born on January 22, 2013 and then 2 years later their second child, Sasha Piqué Mebarak, was born on January 29, 2015.
If you’re wondering what they are not married, it has to be mentioned that Shakira opened up about her decision not to get married in the couple's 60 Minutes interview in early 2020.
"To tell you the truth, marriage scares the shit out of me. I don't want him to see me as the wife. I'd rather him see me as his girlfriend", She said.
"His lover, his girlfriend. It's like a little forbidden fruit, you know? I wanna keep him on his toes. I want him to think that anything's possible depending on behavior."
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