Casemiro and 7 other footballers who were allegedly caught cheating on their wives

Casemiro has been a mainstay in Man Utd's midfield

Casemiro and 7 other footballers who were allegedly caught cheating on their wives

Akan Anwankwo 10:49 - 07.06.2023

Manchester United midfielder Casemiro is currently under fire after it was discovered that he allegedly cheated on his wife. There are several other players who have been caught in the same situation.

Cheating is a common phenomenon among couples dating each other and it is still a lingering problem till date, Soccer Souls.

Sports celebrities have also been involved in the scandal which either ruined their marriages or destroyed the homes that had been built for years.

The latest culprit is Manchester United midfielder Casemiro who allegedly cheated on his wife after a chat between himself and his cheating partner leaked.

Here are 7 other players who have cheated on their wives;

1. Ashley Cole

Former Arsenal and Chelsea defender Ashley Cole was labelled a serial cheat during his rocky marriage to then Girls Aloud singer Chery as per The Sun.

The left-back, who played 107 times for the Three Lions, was accused of cheating with at least five women while still married.

However, his alleged affair with hairdresser Aimee Walton in 2008 was the one that broke the camel’s back after his wife read about his affairs in the daily newspaper.

Interestingly, Ashley Cole’s marriage managed to survive, albeit until 2010, after he apologised with a £160,000 square-cut diamond. 

The 2012 Champions League winner blamed all of these on a “difficult situation” with his sex life after his mother-in-law moved in with them.

2. Wayne Rooney

The former England captain was exposed when he was allegedly caught cheating with a prostitute while his wife Coleen was pregnant with their second child.

Fortunately for the ex-Derby County boss, the act did not lead to divorce and the couples have gone on to have four sons together.

3. John Terry

The former Chelsea captain went too far after he cheated with Wayne Bridge’s girlfriend Vanessa Perroncel a French underwear model.

The pair never shook hands again even when they met in a football game and Bridge retired from the England national team afterwards and the latter stripped of his captaincy for the Three Lions.

It is understood that Adrian Mutu and Eidur Gudjohnsen and one other Chelsea player were also alleged to have slept with Perroncel but she denied the claims, Daily Mail.

4. Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry |
Thierry Henry played 8 seasons for Arsenal before moving to Barcelona

Arsenal’s all time top goalscorer was made to pay £8million as divorce settlement to his wife Claire Merry after he was allegedly caught cheating.

The Frenchman had an illicit affair with a make-up artist and it was blown wide open to the media by his wife.

5. Ryan Giggs

Things got complicated in the case of the Manchester United legend as he committed adultery with his brother’s wife Natasha Giggs for eight years, Bleacher Reports.

Ryan Giggs |
Ryan Giggs is a Man Utd legend

His brother Rhodri got to know about the affair after splitting with his wife as Ryan had a lot explaining to do to his wife Stacey.

6. Michael Ballack

Michael Ballack |
Michael Ballack was nameed German footballer of the year on three occasions

The former German captain was once an unfaithful husband after his international teammate Christian Lell accused him of getting his girlfriend, Daniella Aumann pregnant, Bleacher Reports.

It is understood that Lell and his partner Daniella had lived with the Chelsea legend in Lambe and things have never been the same again.

7. Peter Crouch

Peter Crouch |
6ft 7in Peter Crouch scored 108 goals in 468 games in the Premier League

Just like every other playing leaving home for holidays, Peter Crouch cheated on his wife when he made a trip to Madrid.

The former England striker allegedly paid a prostitute for sex in a cab and hotel before she made the news public to the press, Mirror.