Spanish center-back, Sergio Ramos gained widespread prominence in the world of football following his numerous championship titles with Real Madrid including La Ligas and UEFAs titles. Ramos presently counts as one of the best defenders and goalscorers in both leagues. Coming to his international career, Sergio has represented his country in numerous World Cup tournaments and European Championships. He was also among Spain’s national team squad that led the country to victory in the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Sergio Ramos also holds the title of Spain’s youngest player to ever reach 100 caps. But while fans know a lot about Sergio and his football career, many do not know much about his wife, Pilar Rubio. To make up for this info drought, we’ve gathered many of the lesser-known facts about the famous footballer’s better half.
The Untold Truth of Pilar Rubio – Sergio Ramos Wife
Pilar Rubio is a reporter, television presenter, actress, and model. Pilar first gained widespread popularity for covering events for La Sexta’s SLQH, a daily afternoon comedy program from 2006 to 2011. She was born as Pilar Rubio Fernande and is Spanish by nationality. Pilar grew up in her home country of Spain.
After graduating from high school, she enrolled for a degree in Economics but didn’t complete her studies. She abandoned her academics for modeling and acting. Beginning with modeling, Pilar Rubio featured in numerous men’s magazines. She also featured in TV commercials for several popular brands including Amstel, Hyundai, Canal+, and so on. As a model, Pilar topped FHM’s 2008 and 2009 list of 100 Sexiest Women in Spain’;. She subsequently ventured into acting, appearing in several movies and TV films/series such as Isi & Disi, alto voltaje, Carlitos y el campo de los sueños, Merry Christmas, Palomitas, Piratas, and Cuestión de química.
Rubio later made her television presenting debut in Lo que necesitas es amor. She subsequently worked on numerous other popular Spanish television programs including Lo que necesitas es amor, The Price Is Right, La azotea de Wyoming, Six Pack, La ventana indiscreta, and ¡Más que baile!. In all, Pilar Rubio gained prominence through her reporting job for Sé lo que hicisteis… (SLQH). Since 2014, Rubio has worked as a collaborator on Antena 3’s comedy program, El Hormiguero.
Pilar Rubio’s Relationship With Sergio Ramos
Pilar Rubio began dating Sergio Ramos in 2012, precisely in September, after Spain won the year’s European Championship. Rubio and Ramos met at one of the celebrations following their country’s victory. The duo subsequently made their romantic relationship open to the public at the 2013 FIFA Ballon d’Or gala. Apart from attending the occasion as a pair, Rubio and Ramos verbally confirmed they were dating each other.
Two years later, the couple welcomed a son whom they named Sergio after his father. The couple had earlier announced in November 2013 that they were expecting. Rubio gave birth to Sergio on the 6th of May, 2014. In 2015, Pilar and Sergio announced they had a child on the way in May. The media personality gave birth to their second child and son named Marco; he was born on the 27th of November 2015. The couple later welcomed their third child and son in 2018. The boy, who they named Alejandro, arrived on the 25th of March.
Few months after the birth of their third child, Pilar Rubio and Sergio Ramos took their relationship to the next level. The pair became engaged on the 16th of July, 2018 after Sergio popped the big question to Pilar. About one year later, they exchanged marital vows. They tied the knot on 15th June, 2019 in a ceremony that took place at the famously large Seville Cathedral in Spain with many celebrities in attendance. The reception party took place at Ramos’ estate in the same town.
Romos Dreamed Of Rubio Before Approaching Her
Speaking in a post-wedding interview with Esquire in August 2019, Sergio Ramos revealed that prior to meeting physically with Pilar Rubio, he dreamed about her three good times. But having known her only on TV, he saw Rubio as unattainable. Notwithstanding the distance, he decided to make a move, albeit not being sure the alluring model and TV presenter would respond. He sent her a message through WhatsApp. But lo and behold, she replied his message, and the rest became history.