Just about everyone on the planet is familiar with Victoria Beckham, the former “Posh spice” is the celebrity wife of equally famous soccer star, David Beckham, but here are nine more celebrity soccer wives who many Americans may not be familiar with.
Noemie Lenoir: Ex-wife of Soccer Star Claude Makelele
Noemie is a French model/actress who was married to international soccer star, Claude Makelele of Paris St. Germain. The couple has a son, Kelyan who was born in 2005. The soccer star and his celebrity wife split in 2009.
Cheryl Cole Married to British Footballer Ashley Cole
Next to Victoria Beckham, Cheryl Cole is probably the most famous celebrity soccer WAG on the planet. Cheryl is a singer, songwriter, actress and model who rose to fame in 2002 as a member of the pop group, Girls Aloud. In 2008 Cole became one of the judges on the popular British reality series X-factor. Sadly, Cheryl Cole’s marriage to Chelsea Footballer Ashley Cole has been less successful. The couple separated in February 2010 and in May, Cole filed for divorce.
Sylvie Francoise Van Der Vaart WAG of Rafael Van der Vaart
Sylvie is a Dutch model and TV presenter married to Real Madrid soccer star, Rafael Van der Vaart. In 2003, this celebrity soccer wife was voted the sexiest female in Holland.
Bianca Kajlich – Celebrity Wife of Los Angeles Galaxy Star
Bianca Kajlich is the only American actress to make it on the list of top ten celebrity soccer wives. She is an actress with Italian roots who has appeared on several television shows, including CBS’s Rules of Engagement. Bianca is married to Los Angeles Galaxy’s Landon Donovan.
Ilary Blasi – One of Many Italian Model WAGS
Ilary Blasi is an Italian model who is also married to soccer player, Francesco Totti of AS Roma. She began her modeling career at the tender age of three appearing in commercials.
Alena Seredova WAG of Gianluigi Buffon
Alena is Czech born model, who works in Italy. She is the WAG of Italian soccer star, Gianluigi Buffon. The couple has a son together.
Martina Colombari – Beauty Queen and Soccer Wife
Martina Colombari is the wife of former AC Milan star, Alessandro Costa Curta. Martina was crowned Miss Italy in 1991.
Isabel Figueira – Ex Wife of Playboy Soccer Star Cesar Peixota
Isabel Figueira is a Portuguese model and television presenter, who was married briefly to soccer star, Cesar Peixota of Sporting Club Braga.
Diana Chaves Current WAG of Piexota
Diana Chaves is a professional swimmer, who is the current companion of playboy soccer star, Cesar Peixoto. Chaves has also been linked to soccer star Christiano Ronaldo. Chaves appears on Portuguese TV soap, Morangos com Acucar (Strawberries with Cream).
Andrea Raicu – WAG and Sexiest Woman in Romania
Andrea Raicu is the former girlfriend of Inter Milan’s Christian Chivu. She is a Romanian model and television hostess who was twice voted “the sexiest woman in Romania”.