Shakira Gerard Pique and Gerard Pique are said to have had an open relationship, following a bitter separation following infidelity accusations and then reaching a custody agreement for their two children.
The former couple confirmed last June that they had ended their 11-year relationship shortly after their ex-FC Barcelona split. Spain Footballer Piqué, 36, has been accused of having an affair with a 46-year-old singer.
Since then, Piquet has embarked on a new relationship with the model. Clara Chia Marti later denied the allegations, claiming that she had never been unfaithful.
Spanish broadcaster José Antonio Aviles claimed that the former couple had an open, mutually accepting relationship for three years before their separation.
According to Catalonia’s El Nacional newspaper, Avilés said, “There is an agreement, ‘You do what you want and I do what I want,’ but in front of the media they are still a couple.” talked about
The claim: Shakira and Gerard Pique were said to have had an open relationship until infidelity accusations led to a bitter separation and subsequent custody agreement for their two children
it’s over! The Colombian singer confirmed on Instagram in June that he had already split from former FC Barcelona and Spain international Gerardo (pictured with children Milan, 9, and Sasha, 7).
The insistence on an open relationship is believed to come from Piqué’s close friends and family, many of whom are said to be stunned at the reference to Piqué’s former partner’s infidelity.
“The footballer’s entourage was surprised by Shakira’s remarks,” Avilés added. “He was annoyed when the media found out about it.”
In a separate article, fellow journalist Pilar Vidal added that “Pique doesn’t want speculation that the reason for their breakup was an affair.”
“He was surprised at what he said, because she’s the one in control.”
Shakira moved to Miami after gaining full custody of her two children, Milan and Sasha, and has been romantically linked to Formula 1 racing driver Lewis Hamilton ever since.
Last June, the Colombian singer confirmed on Instagram that she was no longer dating Piqué, a statement that some people weren’t entirely surprised to hear.
Spanish tabloids had already reported that the couple was on the verge of breaking up, with sources claiming Piqué had an affair with the star.
Her brief statement read: “We are sorry we are separated.” We ask that you respect your child’s privacy as their health is our number one priority. Thank you for your understanding. 』
Spanish media outlet El Periodico reported that the couple had been separated for weeks after the pop star kicked him out of his parents’ house.
Next: Piqué, who has embarked on a new relationship with model Clara Chia Marti, denied cheating allegations and insisted he never cheated.
Progress: In November, the former couple released a statement after a 12-hour meeting with their lawyers, confirming they had reached an agreement for custody of their two children.
Neither party addressed the allegations of wrongdoing, but journalist Emilio Perez reported that “(Shakira) has made the decision to separate.” that’s right. it has happened.
“So there’s a distance. Perhaps there is nothing left, but it has passed.
Shakira later revealed in an interview with ELLE magazine in October how difficult life had been after her relationship with the footballer fell apart.
she said: “Oh, this is really hard to talk about personally, especially since this is the first time I’ve brought up this situation in an interview.”
“I kept silent and just tried to process everything. Well, yeah, it’s hard to talk about, especially since I’m still going through it, I’m in the public eye and Because our separation is different than a normal separation.
“And it’s been hard, not just for me, but for my kids. It’s incredibly hard.”
Back in the day: Former couple and children at Spanish sporting events in 2021
Moving forward: Shakira moves to Miami with kids after separation
she added: “That’s why it’s so hard. That’s my biggest mission in life, so I’ve been trying.
“But if you hear something from your friends at school, or come across unpleasant and unpleasant news on the Internet, that just affects them, right?”
Last November, the former couple issued a statement after a 12-hour meeting with lawyers confirming that they had reached an agreement for custody of their two children.
Piqué is said to have blessed his ex-partner with moving to Miami with their two sons to avoid a lengthy legal battle.
It was understood that Shakira’s desire to move to the city where she used to live and where some of her family members are still based was a major obstacle to the couple’s failure to reach an out-of-court settlement last time. .
“We would like to inform you that we have signed an agreement that guarantees the welfare of children and that it will be approved by the court as part of a mere formal procedure,” they said in a joint statement.
“Our sole purpose is to provide them with the highest possible security and protection, and we believe their privacy will be respected.”
“We appreciate the interest shown and hope that the children can continue to live in a safe and peaceful environment with the privacy they need.”
It was signed “Shakira and Gerald”.
MailOnline has reached out to Shakira’s representative for further comment.
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-12260761/Shakira-open-relationship-Gerard-Piqu-three-YEARS.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490&ito=1490 Shakira ‘was in an open relationship with Gerard Pique for three years’