By Salma Awwad
Cristiano Ronaldo’s supermodel girlfriend to attend opening of new restaurant in DIFC
Cristiano Ronaldo’s girlfriend, Russian model Irina Sahyk and Brazilian Victoria Secret model Alessandra Ambrosio are set to appear in Dubai at the opening of the new Clé Dubai in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) on October 13, organisers have confirmed.
Clé Dubai, a homegrown destination restaurant that features Michelin-starred Chef Greg Malouf’s award-winning contemporary Middle Eastern cuisine, and will be located at the Podium level of Al Fattan Currency House.
Shayk has graced the cover of Sports Illustrated issues and had her acting debut this summer in Brett Ratner's Hercules, opposite Dwayne Johnson, but the 28-year-old Russian beauty is mostly know as Cristiano Ronaldo’s other half. She also makes a fleeting appearance on the small screen in the new Nike ads alongside her world-class footballer boyfriend.
While Brazilian Alessandra Ambrosio known for her work with Victoria's Secret and was chosen as the first spokesmodel for the company's "PINK" line, she also models for Armani, Ralph Lauren and Christian Dior.
“We are all extremely excited to open the doors of Clé Dubai in the next few weeks. Clé Dubai is definitely more than just a new addition to the vibrant culinary and nightlife scene of the country. From having a Michelin-starred chef serving his cuisine on a daily basis, launch events with international celebrities, to the surprises to be revealed after the opening, Clé Dubai is a truly unique concept never before seen in the UAE,” Nicolas Pierre, general manager, said.