After many years of being his biggest cheerleader, Gisele BündchenHe was ready to marry Tom BradyA source exclusively says that the NFL should be left behind. Us Weekly.
“Gisele was not happy when Tom un-retired from the NFL after such a short time,” the insider says. “There is tension between them. “
The source adds that the 45-year-old quarterback is “doing everything he can to make it up to” the 42-year-old model.
“They’re working through things and trying to come out the other side,” the insider says.
Six weeks after he declared in February that he was done playing in the NFL, Brady announced that he would be returning for his 23rd season.
“These past two months I’ve realized my place is still on the field and not in the stands,” the Tampa Bay Buccaneers star wrote via social media on March 13. “That time will come. But it’s not now. I love my teammates and my supportive family. They make it possible. I’m coming back for my 23rd season in Tampa. Unfinished business LFG.”
At the time, Bündchen publicly supported her spouse, writing, “Here we go again! Let’s go lovvvey! Let’s go Bucs!” in the comments of his Instagram post.
Months later, speculation about their marriage — which the couple have yet to publicly comment on — surfaced when Brady was “excused” from preseason training to handle “some personal things” in August.
After 11 days, the athlete returned to the podium and gave reporters a cryptic explanation.
“It’s all personal, you know. Everyone’s got different situations that they’re dealing with,” Brady said on August 27. “We all have really unique challenges to our life. I’m 45 years old, man. There’s a lot of s–t going on, so just gotta figure out life the best you can. It’s a continuous process.”
Brady and Bündchen, who wed in 2009, share two kids: Benjamin, 12, and Vivian, 9. He is also the father to Jack, 15 years old, whom he shares with ex Bridget Moynahan. The Blue BloodsThe actress said she was happy for Brady to continue his career and not quit earlier in the year.
“Thank God, I had no idea what I was going to do with my Sundays,” Moynahan wrote via Instagram at the time. “Congratulations @tombrady, so proud of you!”
Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will kick off their 23rd season against the Cowboys in Dallas on Sunday, September 11.