Pop superstar Shakira announced on Wednesday that she is pregnant with her first child with her boyfriend Gerard Pique. The two went public with their relationship in the Spring of 2011 and there have been many rumors that Shakira was pregnant, but now it turns out she really is!
So who is Gerard Pique aka Shakira’s baby daddy? Well, is famous in the world of futball aka soccer as a center fielder for Barcelona. Want to know more about him? Find out more about Gerard Pique right here:
Born 1 of 5Gerard Pique was born on February 2nd, 1987 and Shakira? She was born on the SAME day, just ten years earlier. Her birthday is February 2nd, 1977.
Barcelona 2 of 5Gerard was born in Barcelona but he started his soccer career with Manchester United in 2004. In 2007, he switched teams and came to play back at home for Barcelona team.
His Family 3 of 5Gerard was born to a Catalan family. His parents are both professionals, his father is a lawyer and his mom is director of a spinal injuries hospital. He has one brother. And soccer runs in the family, his grandfather was the former vice-president of FC Barcelona.
How Did He Meet Shakira? 4 of 5The couple met in the Spring of 2010 . PiquÃ© was also featured in a video for Shakira's song "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)", in honor of South Africa hosting the FIFA World Cup back in 2010. Shakira announced they were dating in March of 2011.
His Career 5 of 5He holds a pretty cool title. According to ESPN , "Pique is one of only three players to have represented two different clubs that have won the Champions League in successive years. The others are Marcel Desailly (Marseille and AC Milan) and Paulo Sousa (Juventus and Borussia Dortmund)."
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