The term W.A.G was one coined by the British press. The idea being that with so many players attending the 2006 World Cup in Germany, having models and singers for partners, the glamorous girls would form a powerful super group. Well, its been a long time since 2006 and times have changed, the modern “WAG” is not the same this time around in sunny Brazil.
The U.S Captain and Seattle Sounders superstar, Clint Dempsey, is one lucky striker, being married to the stunning Bethany. Professional model and fashion icon, Mrs Dempsey is far from just a pretty face. She holds a Masters Degree from Appalachian State University. Marrying her man Clint on 28th July, they are blessed with daughter Elyse and son Jackson.
Ex-United States boss Bob Bradley had incredible faith in his sons abilities on the pitch, but he may have been surprised by the 26 year old skills finding a bride. Michael Bradley is a strong central midfielder and a loving husband, making the charming Amanda his wife in 2011. Michael was reported to say that his move from the less then glamorous Aston Villa (Birmingham, England) to the cultural paradise Chievo (Verona, Italy), was a wedding gift for his new bride. Michael and Amanda Bradley, with son Luca, are a very happy family.
When Spanish defender Piqué was asked to be in a music video, he must have been on top of the world. The Official World Cup 2010 song “Wakka Wakka (This time for Africa)” was a hit for the multilingual singer Shakira. They met on the set and have been together ever since. The couple have been famously quiet about their relationship only revealing their love with a single picture over twitter. They announced the pending arrival of their first son, Milan Piqué Mebarak. He was born on 22nd January 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.
Perfectionist fashion designer and clever business women Victoria Beckham has always been a favorite. The Beckham’s have come a long way to becoming an everyday feature in American lives. It is easy to forget that the Essex (England) born singer had a totally different appeal when she met the lovely David. He was playing for England and Manchester United while she was in the the biggest female pop sensation the world had seen. It’s hard to think that they could have improved on that stardom. Victoria is now a mother to 3 sons, Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz. Beautiful little girl Harper Seven joining the family in 2011.
As an original W.A.G from the 2006 World Cup, Victoria Beckham epitomizes the change for the 2014 tournament. For more on the British W.A.G please enjoy coral.co.uk