Colombian singer Shakira has confirmed that he is separating from his partner, the FC Barcelona footballer, Gerard Piquéwith whom he has had two children.
“We regret to confirm that we are separating. For the well-being of our children, who are our top priority, we ask that you respect their privacy. Thank you for your understanding,” says a brief statement released by the singer’s communication agency.
Chronicle of a rupture announced
Shakira and Gerard Piqué’s relationship was one of the most stable and envied on the national scene, but the breakup rumors were gaining more and more strength in the last weeks. The Barcelona press published these days details of a crisis that was already dragging on over time. The newspaper He talked about the comings and goings of the FC Barcelona captain in his apartment on Muntaner street, in Barcelona, and the neighbors claimed that he spends entire nights and days there.
The journalists Laura Fa and Lorena Vázquez added fuel to the fire by pointing out in their podcast mamarazzis that had occurred even an infidelity on the part of Piqué. “Shakira would be aware of the disloyalty and would put a face and a name to the third in discord. That is why she would have made the decision to separate,” Fa said, quoting information from her sources live: “That is so. It has happened. That’s why There is distance. Perhaps it is nothing, but that [la infidelidad] has passed”.
In addition, the footballer had already been seen “unleashed” and enjoying the Barcelona night in the company of his teammate Riqui Puig. Together they frequent the reserved areas of nightclubs such as Bling Bling and Patrón, located in the upper area of the Catalan capital. And in both places “he has been seen accompanied by other women,” the journalists said.
After this information came to light, Europe Press got the first images of the football player. In them he is seen going to the family home that he shares with Shakira and her children Milan and Sasha. However, he draws attention that the footballer he had no house keys and had to access by ringing the bell.
Minutes later, the couple left the house in the same car without making a statement and without clarifying whether it was true that they were living separately or if there was a sentimental crisis. Something that the Colombian has finally confirmed in the brief statement that she has sent to the EFE agency.
Shakira’s anxiety attack
Some media had also pointed out that as a result of this separation process, the Colombian singer recently suffered an anxiety attack for which she had to be transferred by ambulance from her home to a hospital.
In this regard, sources from the aforementioned communication agency have clarified that this episode had nothing to do with the separation and that it is related to “an incident that his father suffered for which he is in a hospital in Barcelona and recovering”.