Shakira and Gerard Piqué Occupy Separated After 11 Years

Shakira and her longtime associate Gerard Piqué are keeping apart after 11 years together. 

The Colombian singer and the Spanish soccer participant shared the facts in a joint assertion on June 4. “We be apologetic about to substantiate that we are keeping apart,” Shakira and Piqué wrote, per Of us. “We quiz for privacy at this 2nd for the neatly-being of our kids, who’re our most priority. Thank you in come to your conception and respect.”

Shakira and Piqué met on the placement of her tune video for “Waka Waka (This Time for Africa),” which used to be the legitimate track of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Shakira confirmed their relationship in March 2011 by sharing a photo with Piqué on Facebook. “Les presento a mi sol,” she captioned the image in Spanish, which translates to “I recent to you my sunshine.”

In January 2013, the couple welcomed their first son, Milan, who is now 9 years extinct. “We are chuffed to stutter the starting up of Milan Piqué Mebarak, son of Shakira Mebarak and Gerard Piqué, born Jan. 22nd at 9: 36 p.m. in Barcelona, Spain,” the couple announced on Shakira’s web deliver online on the time, per Of us. “The name Milan (pronounced MEE-lahn), skill expensive, loving and gracious in Slavic; in Extinct Roman, alive to and laborious; and in Sanskrit, unification. Appropriate love his father, shrimp one Milan was a member of FC Barcelona at starting up.”

Practically exactly two years later, they announced the starting up of their 2nd son, Sasha, in 2015. “We are chuffed to stutter the starting up of Sasha Piqué Mebarak, son of Shakira Mebarak and Gerard Piqué, born January 29 at 9: 54 pm, in Barcelona,” they shared on her web deliver online. “The name Sasha is of Greek and Russian descent and skill ‘defender of mankind’ and ‘warrior.’”