Transferring on! Gerard Piqué’s romance with Clara Chia has continued to warmth up following his breakup with Shakira.
The retired FC Barcelona athlete, 35, made his relationship with Chia, 23, Instagram official on Wednesday, January 25, sharing a candy selfie of the pair cuddling. Within the snap, Piqué and the Spain native posed for the digicam, each sporting coordinating black shirts.
The twosome — who’ve been linked since final 12 months — haven’t additional addressed the character of their romance, which got here months after his breakup from the “Hips Don’t Lie” songstress, 45.
Piqué and the Grammy Award winner introduced their cut up in June 2022 after 12 years collectively.
“We remorse to substantiate that we’re separating,” the previous couple — who share sons Milan, 9, and Sasha, 7 — wrote in a joint assertion on the time. “For the well-being of our kids, who’re our highest precedence, we ask that you simply respect their privateness.”
After the duo’s cut up, the soccer star was noticed making out with Chia at a Dani Martín live performance in Puigcerdà, Spain, in August 2022. A number of weeks later, the PR pupil accompanied her man to a pal’s wedding ceremony in Catalonia.
Whereas Shakira has not publicly commented on her ex’s new fling, she has been candid about coping with the cut up.
“That is actually laborious to speak about personally, particularly as that is the primary time I’ve ever addressed this case in an interview,” the “She Wolf” singer instructed Elle in an interview revealed in September 2022. “I’ve remained quiet and simply tried to course of all of it. … It’s laborious to speak about it, particularly as a result of I’m nonetheless going by means of it, and since I’m within the public eye and since our separation isn’t like a daily separation.”
She added on the time: “It’s been robust not just for me, but in addition for my youngsters. Extremely troublesome. … I’ve tried to hide the state of affairs in entrance of my youngsters. I attempt to do it and to guard them as a result of that’s my No. 1 mission in life. However then they hear issues at school from their pals or they arrive throughout some unpleasant, disagreeable information on-line, and it simply impacts them, you understand?”
Us Weekly solely confirmed that November that Shakira and the Kosmos founder had signed a custody settlement concerning their two sons. A supply instructed Us on the time that the singer, Milan and Sasha will probably be relocating to Miami from Spain, the place they resided with the athlete as he was signed with FC Barcelona. (Piqué has since retired from skilled soccer.)