SPANISH supermodel Joana Sanz made Dani Alves work earlier than she walked down the aisle.
The 27-year-old, who has strutted her stuff for Jimmy Choo, Gucci and Philipp Plein, turned down TWO proposals earlier than ultimately saying ‘I do’ to the Brazilian legend.
Joana Sanz turned down two marriage proposals from Dani Alves earlier than they ultimately received marriedCredit score: Instagram @joanasanz
Sanz (proper) is a supermodel who has appeared for Jimmy Choo and GucciCredit score: Getty – Contributor
Sanz, who boasts virtually 750,000 Instagram followers, lived in Paris with former PSG star husband Dani Alves, who moved back to Brazil in 2019.
WHEN IT STARTED
Joana and Dani, 37, began relationship in 2015, after they have been launched by a mutual buddy whereas the galloping right-back was nonetheless at Barcelona.
Joana had been sharing a flat with the girlfriend of one in every of Alves’ enterprise companions.
After a 12 months in Turin, the place Alves gained Serie A and the Coppa Italia and received to the ultimate of the Champions League with Juventus, the pair attached.
Joana, 27, has adopted Alves all all over the worldCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
The 27-year-old grew up in Tenerife, within the Canary IslandsCredit score: Instagram @joanasanz
Dani and Joana flew to Ibiza in 2017, the place they have been married in secret.
The marriage passed off on the island of Formantera, however little is thought about who was in attendance or what went on.
Regardless of posting typically to their social media channels, each Joana and Dani stayed remarkably silent for his or her secret ceremony.
Few footage have been seen.
Joana and Dani have been married in a secret wedding ceremony in Ibiza in July 2017Credit score: Splash Information
Joana says the key to her and Dani’s marriage is humourCredit score: AFP – Getty
And Alves – a six-time La Liga and three-time Champions League winner – broke a cardinal rule at a marriage… he wore white.
We suppose it is OK if you happen to’re the groom, however Alves then made one other style fake pas by matching his white three-piece with trainers.
There was some pre-wedding drama as effectively.
TURNED DOWN TWICE
In Spanish gossip journal La Vanguardia, Joana revealed that she truly turned down TWO Dani Alves proposals earlier than deciding to marry him after a 3rd.
She revealed in 2016: “Dani requested me within the resort room alone. We don’t like [putting on a show].
“It was splendid… he already requested me thrice.”
The shiny additionally revealed that Joana was carrying two of her engagement rings.
Joana has been a frequent customer on the Fifa Finest and Ballon d’Or awards evenings, rocking as much as the crimson carpet alongside arguably the very best right-back of his era.
Born in September 1993, Joana shot to fame as a mannequin at 17 after showing within the Supermodel of the World contest for prime modelling company Ford.
Joana and Dani are but to have kids of their very own, however she has change into like a second mom to his two youngsters, Daniel and Victoria.
She says the key to their relationship is laughter.
Joana mentioned it could be ‘not possible’ for the couple to not discover one another humorous.
“There’s humour for some time and I feel that through the years it will likely be extra,” she mentioned.
“It additionally unites us quite a bit that we expect precisely the identical.
“We end [each other’s] sentences. It is scary.”