Renowned pop singer Shakira shared her appreciation for the positive influence football has had on her life. She credited the sport for introducing her to her partner, Spanish footballer Gerard Pique, while they were promoting her hit 2010 World Cup song “Waka Waka – Time for Africa.” The couple is now happily raising their adorable 18-month-old son. Shakira expressed this gratitude during a pre-performance interview ahead of the World Cup closing ceremony concert.
Wow, football is amazing! Shakira will take the stage at the legendary Maracana stadium to perform before the much-awaited FIFA World Cup final between Germany and Argentina. The closing ceremony is expected to be a blast, thanks to Shakira’s dynamic performance.
Shakira recently opened up about the World Cup and how it has changed her life in various aspects. Apart from performing alongside Carlinhos Brown at Maracana Stadium, she also attributes the tournament to the birth of her son Milan. While empathizing with her partner Gerard Pique’s disappointment over Spain’s early exit from the competition, Shakira revealed that she knows just how to console him. It is evident that the World Cup has had a major influence on both Shakira’s personal and professional journey.
During a press conference held on Saturday, Shakira shared her personal views on her love for the sport of soccer.
Awesome Performance: The singer revealed her skills in playing football on the legendary Maracana field.
Shakira looked stunning in a simple yet stylish outfit. She wore a blue lace cardigan over a pair of jeans, and her beauty was undeniable. As an avid football fan, she understands the importance of the World Cup, not just for herself but for many others as well. Recently, she was seen practicing her ball skills with other musicians like Wyclef Jean and Carlos Santana. Shakira kept it casual and comfortable in a black tank top and curve-hugging jeans, adding a touch of elegance with her delicate blue lace cardigan.
Shakira should get a round of applause for her excellent fashion sense. She looked stunning wearing a blue fedora earlier on in the day. Her blonde hair was styled down in a side part, and she wore minimal makeup to showcase her natural beauty while playing soccer. The World Cup final is shaping up to be an unforgettable event with some incredible performers taking the stage, including Carlos Santana, Wyclef Jean, and Alexandre Pires, who will be singing the official anthem called “Dar Um Jeito.” To top it off, we can also look forward to a thrilling samba performance from one of Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival schools during the closing ceremony. This is definitely something to get excited about!
Shakira is filled with immense happiness and delight as she embraces her little one, baby Milan. Together with her partner Gerard, who is the father of her child, her life is complete and fulfilled.