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Little Mix's Perrie Edwards engaged to footballer boyfriend Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

In August of last year, Perrie welcomed her first child with footballer Alex who she has been in a relationship with since early 2017.
Alex gets down on bended knee

Alex gets down on bended knee

Neil Fetherstonhaugh

Little Mix star Perrie Edwards has revealed that the “love of my life” Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain got down on one knee to propose to her…and she said… YES!

Taking to Instagram the singer posted a beautiful picture of England and Liverpool footballer Alex proposing to her against the backdrop of a stunning sun set.

She declared: “Last night the love of my life got down on one knee and I said… YES!”

In August of last year, Perrie welcomed her first child with footballer Alex who she has been in a relationship with since early 2017.

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Edwards confirmed their romance in February of that year after weeks of speculation, sharing a photo on Instagram showing them kissing in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris.

Edwards (28) announced she was pregnant in May, sharing a photo of her bump on Instagram alongside the caption: “So happy to be on this wild journey with my soulmate. Me + Him = You. We can’t wait to meet you baby Ox!”

She later shared the news of the birth on Instagram, posting a black and white close-up photo of the baby’s hand on its face, and another of the child’s foot resting on her partner’s hand.

Little Mix star Perrie Edwards and footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Little Mix star Perrie Edwards and footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

She wrote: “Welcome to the world baby 21/08/21.”

A second photo showed Oxlade-Chamberlain cradling her from behind.

He wrote on his own page: “Anyone got any advice on how to change nappies? so grateful and excited to become a dad. bring on the sleepless nights.”

Little Mix formed on The X Factor in 2011 and have become one of the world’s biggest-selling girl bands.

They left Simon Cowell’s Syco Music for the RCA label in November 2018.

Jesy Nelson later left the group, saying the high-profile role had “taken a toll” on her mental health.

Last month, Perrie kitted out baby Axel in a full Liverpool FC kit - complete with 'Daddy' across the back - as they watched Liverpool take on Wolves at Anfield Stadium.

After the final whistle blew, Perrie and Axel joined the midfielder (28) on the iconic pitch for a series of cute snaps.

Perrie has previously gushed about motherhood, saying: "Most amazing experience of my life, literally can't explain how amazing it was. He [Axel] is just the best."

Alex and Perrie started dating following the high-profile singer's split from fiancé Zayn Malik.


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