Gerard Piqué is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a center-back for LaLiga club Barcelona.
He is considered one of the best defenders of his generation. Originally one of the most promising students at La Masia, Piqué joined Manchester United in 2004.
He returned to Barcelona in 2008 under Pep Guardiola’s leadership and helped the club win trebles in 2008–09 and 2014–15.
Gerard Piqué Wife: Who is Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll?
Who is Gerard Piqué’s wife? How many wives does Gerard Piqué have?
Gerard Piqué was in a relationship with Colombian singer-songwriter Shakira from 2011 to 2022.
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a Colombian singer. Born and raised in Barranquilla, she has been referred to as the “Queen of Latin Music” and is noted for her musical versatility.
She made her recording debut with Sony Music Colombia at the age of 13.
Her success was further solidified with the Spanish albums Fijación Oral, Vol. 1, Sale el Sol, and El Dorado, all of which topped the Billboard Top Latin Albums chart and were certified diamond (Latin) by the Recording Industry Association of America.
They met when he appeared in the music video for her single “Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)”, the official song of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Piqué and Shakira share the same birthday, ten years apart. Together they have two children.
In June 2022, the couple confirmed in a joint statement that they are separating.