Pop singer Shakira has introduced her separation from footballer Gerard Pique after 11 years collectively.
Rumours of the pair’s break up started to flow into earlier this week, with studies in Spain claiming the Barcelona man had strayed, The Solar reported.
Shakira, 45, has now confirmed their separation in a press release by way of her publicist – though she made no reference to Pique’s alleged dishonest.
It learn: “We remorse to substantiate that we’re parting methods.
“For the wellbeing of our youngsters, who’re our highest precedence, we ask that you simply respect their privateness.
“Thanks in your understanding.”
Pique, 35, has but to launch a press release on the separation, nor has he addressed his alleged dishonest.
Reviews in Spain declare the previous Manchester United man had been “staying alone in his personal house for weeks” following Shakira’s discovery of his alleged infidelity.
The World Cup winner is alleged to have been having fun with Barcelona’s famed night-life together with his buddies and teammate Riqui Puig.
And in line with March, his partying has been “uncontrolled”.
Pique met Shakira when he was coaching in Madrid forward of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
The Colombian singer’s hit single Waka Waka was the official music for the event and the defender appeared within the video.
Pique recalled: “It began when we have been in South Africa and I wrote to her.”
They confirmed they have been in a relationship a 12 months later.
Their first little one, a boy named Milan, was born in January 2013.
The previous couple welcomed their second little one, a boy named Sasha, in January 2015.
Earlier than their separation, Pique was quizzed about his failure to tie the knot with the At any time when, Wherever singer.
Throughout an look on The Overlap, the centre-back instructed ex-team-mate Gary Neville: “No, I’m not married. It’s her mentality.
“I prefer it how we’re proper now. We’ve got two children, 9 and 7 proper now. We work good as a pair.”
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Originally published as Shakira and Barcelona star Gerard Pique split after infidelity claims