Revealed: The better side of football stars
We take a look at some of the most glamorous wifes and girlfriends of the world’s biggest footballers
We take a look at some of the most glamorous wifes and girlfriends of world’s famous footballers Shakira: The Colombian singer-songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer and model is the other half of Spanish footballer, Gerard Piqué. With her smash hits and global fan base, the Latin beauty is more famous than her footballing partner. Alex Gerrard: Former nail technician, turned model, turned fashion columnist is the face her very successful fashion label ‘Forever Unique by Alex Gerrard’ and the wife of Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard. Sara Carbonero: Girlfriend of Spanish goal keeper Iker Casillas, Sara Carbonero Arévalo is a Spanish TV presenter and sports journalist; regarded as one of the most striking women in the world by many. Alena Seredova: The beautiful first runner-up of Miss Czech Republic, Alena Buffon, married to Italian football goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon. She is a model and actress currently living and working in Italy with son Louis Thomas Buffon. Bianca Kajlich: The American actress split from Landon Donovan in 2009, but we still had to add her to the list. She is best known for her roles in ‘Rules of Engagement’, ‘10 Things I Hate About You’ and ‘30 Minutes or Less’. Irina Shayk: Girlfriend of Cristiano Ronaldo, she is the first Russian to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She has been dating since May 2010, when they first met on the Armani Exchange campaign set. Ilary Blasi: Married to the Italian World Cup-winning football player Francesco Totti since2005, Ilary Blasi is a model, television personality, and former child actress shooting her first TV ad at the age of 3. Sylvie Françoise Meis: Former spouse of Dutch footballer Rafael van der Vaart, who is the current captain of the German Bundesliga club Hamburger SV, has achieved extreme success in Germany through her appearance as a judge on Das Supertalent, the German version of Simon Cowell's Got Talent series and modeling career. Cheryl Tweedy: Always impeccably dressed, the English recording artist, songwriter, dancer rose to fame in 2002. The British pop sensation was once married to the Chelsea defender Ashley Cole and appeared as a judge alongside Simon Cowell, L.A. Reid, and Paula Abdul on the American version of The X Factor for a very brief 3 weeks. Abigail Clancy: Abigail Marie, aka "Abbey" Crouch, is married to footballer Peter Crouch. A British lingerie and catwalk model and television presenter, she appeared on the front cover of Arena magazine and was featured in LOVE magazine's Advent Calendar next to Suki Waterhouse and Cara Delevingne. Victoria Beckham: Victoria and David Beckham are amongst the most famous celebrity couples worldwide. Their relationship has been hitting headlines since 1997 and the popstar turned business mogul pulls in her fair share of the pie with her successful fashion line and diffusion collections.