Footballer Edmilson Dove has tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend Lara Da Graca. He took to Instagram to share the good news.
“La vida nos hizo amigos, amantes, cómplices, marido y mujer, pero Dios nos hizo uno. Que Dios siga iluminando nuestro camino y nuestra unión hasta que seamos muy mayores, que ningún problema o dificultad sea mayor que nuestro amor,” he said in his home language of Spanish, (“Life made us friends, lovers, accomplices, husband and wife, but God made us one. May God continue to illuminate our path and our union until we are very old, that no problem or difficulty is greater than our love.”)
He also thanked his groomsmen for being there for him on the day.”
“The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart. Brotherhood for a lifetime,” he captioned a picture of himself with his groomsmen.
Since the news of his marriage, congratulatory messages have been pouring in for the soccer star, wishing him and his wife the best in the future.
His team, Cape Town City also commented: “Congratulations to Edmilson Dove and his wife Lara. The couple tied the knot during the off-season! Our players always do things in style.”