GErard Pique and Shakira announced in a joint statement on Saturday that they were splitting up after dating for 12 years.
However, it has been alleged that the decision to release the joint statement was a unilateral decision on the part of Shakira and that this step surprised them Barcelona Defender.
The journalist reports Jose Antonio Avileswho appeared on the show “Viva la Vida” after talking to people close to him pique.
“Someone very, very close to him pique assured me there was no infidelity on his part,” the reporter explained.
“There’s a big surprise about the split and saying that Shakira sent.”
Pique and Shakira’s open relationship
The same journalist also claimed that the footballer and the singer had had an “open relationship” in recent years.
“Their deal was ‘You do what you want and I’ll do what I want,’ but to present themselves to the public as a couple.” Jose Antonio Aviles added, again claiming to have spoken to sources close to him pique.
What did Pique and Shakira say in the joint statement?
“We regret to confirm that we are separating,” the couple’s statement began when it was released on Saturday.
“For the well-being of our children, who are our highest priority, we ask that you respect their privacy. Thank you for your understanding.”
The Catalan and the Colombian have two children together from their 12-year relationship Milan 10 years old and with Sascha seven years old.
There have been many rumors about the couple over the past week, even ahead of Saturday’s statement claiming they were together pique had cheated on the singer. However, this contradicts the new information from Jose Antonio Aviles.
There have also been reports claiming this pique has been living separately from the family in her own apartment for a few months.