Carla Pereyra is the gorgeous girlfriend of Diego Simeone, a former soccer player and the current manager at Spanish club Atletico Madrid of La Liga. He has played for Velez Sarsfield, Pisa, Sevilla, Atletico Madrid, Internazionale, Lazio, and Racing. As a manager, Diego has worked with Racing, Estudiantes, River Plate, San Lorenzo, and Catania, until he joined Atletico in 2011. Keep reading to learn more about Ms. Pereyra!
Let’s have a quick review of Simeone’s life and career before meeting his girlfriend:
Diego Pablo Simeone Gonzalez was born on April 28, 1970. He’s a Buenos Aires, Argentina native, and his family is of Italian and Spanish descent. Simeone started his club career in 1987 and was capped more than 100 times for the Argentina national soccer team. He represented the country at three FIFA World Cups and in four editions of the Copa America.
The Atletico Madrid manager won the FIFA Confederations Cup in 1992 and a silver medal at the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. Simeone won the Argentine Primera Division while coaching Estudiantes and River Plate. Carla’s boyfriend reached two UEFA Champions League finals with Atletico Madrid, and has won five titles with the club: La Liga, Copa del Rey, and the UEFA Europa League.
Ms. Pereyra and the Atletico manager confirmed their relationship after rumors were first reported in 2014. The divorced father of three is now dating Carla, who is 16-years his junior. She has been living in Spain for the past decade, but she’s also from Argentina.
The stunning model and girlfriend of Diego Simeone became well-known because of her romance with the Spanish ballet and flamenco dancer Joaquin Cortes. She has also been romantically linked to PP politician Alejandro Ballestero and Antonio de la Rua.
Simeone’s ex-wife is the former model Carolina Baldini, with whom he was married for about 20 years, and they have three children together: 19-year-old Giovanni, 16-year-old Gianluca, and 12-year-old Giuliano.
Rumors about Carla Pereyra’s pregnancy were first reported in April 2016, and the news were confirmed when Carla herself posted on Instagram a photo of her cradling her baby bump! Ms. Pereyra gave birth to a baby girl named Francesca, who was born on September 30, 2016. You can watch a video below of Carla having fun with her daughter!