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5 Popular Players Who Married Their Childhood Sweethearts (Photos)

There are a lot of people who ended up marrying their childhood friends and some professional players are no exception. In this post, I'm going to share with you 5 popular players who married their childhood sweethearts.

1. LeBron James

The renowned American basketball player is happily married to his high school love Savannah Brinson. LeBron James and savannah were in a committed relationship for years before they finally got married on the 14th of September 2013.

(Throwback photo of LeBron and Savannah at high school prom)

The two lovebirds are blessed with three kids, two sons named Bonny and Bryce, and a daughter named Zhuri.

(LeBron James, his wife and kids)

2. Luis Suarez

The Atletico Madrid forward is happily married to his childhood sweetheart Sofia Balbi. Suarez was reportedly 15 when they started dating in Montevideo Uruguay.

The two lovebirds got married in 2009 and they are blessed with three kids, a daughter named Delfina and two sons named Benjamin and Lauti.

(Luis Suarez and his lovely family)

3. Lionel Messi

Messi is happily married to his childhood friend Antonela Roccuzzo, an Argentine he reportedly knew since the age of 5. Antonela was said to be the cousin of his childhood best friend Lucas Scaglia who is also a footballer. After years of dating, Messi and Antonela got married in 2017 and they are blessed with 3 sons named Thiago, Mateo and Ciro.

(Messi and his lovely family)

4. Nelson Semedo

The Portuguese professional player is happily married to his heartthrob Marlene Alvarenga who is also a Portuguese International. Semedo and Marlene were said to be childhood friends who grew up in the same neighbourhood in Lisbon Portugal.

(Semedo and his lovely family)

The lovely couple is blessed with two kids, a beautiful daughter named Luana and a cute son named Thiago.

5. Bruno Fernandes

The Manchester United playmaker is happily married to his longtime girlfriend Ana Pinho. Ana and Bruno were said to be classmates back in Boavista Portugal. She was reportedly Bruno’s first love and the only girl he ever dated. The two love birds tied the knot in 2015 and they are blessed with two beautiful kids, a daughter named Maltide and a son named Goncalo.

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