“We remorse to substantiate that we’re separating. For the well-being of our kids, who are our highest precedence, we request respect for (our) privateness. Thank you for your understanding,” the couple mentioned in a joint assertion on Saturday.
Shakira says she was attacked by purse-snatching boars
The 45-year-old “Hips Don’t Lie” singer and 35-year-old FC Barcelona defender have two sons collectively: Milan, born in 2013, and Sasha, born in 2015. They’ve maintained a residence in Spain.
The two met 12 years in the past when the footballer was featured within the music video for Shakira’s music “Waka Waka,” the official music of the 2010 World Cup. The video has over 3.1 billion views on YouTube.

During a podcast look in February, Shakira mentioned that she and her “poor husband, slash boyfriend, slash child daddy” typically disagree about timeliness due to their different upbringings.

“Cause Colombian time isn’t the identical as Catalonian time, Spanish time,” she mentioned throughout an interview on “Planet Weirdo with Holly H.”