In a statement on her official Twitter account, Shakira, stated that Sasha Pique Mebarak was born on Thursday at 09:54 pm in Barcelona.
“The name Sasha is of Greek and Russian descent and means defender of mankind and warrior. The hospital confirmed that both mother and child are in excellent health.” read the official birth announcement.
The Hips Don’t Lie hitmaker and her beau reserved an entire floor of the Hospital Quiron Teknon in the Spanish city for the birth.
The baby was delivered by the same doctor and at the same location as their first son, two year old Milan.
Gerard Pique played for FC Barcelona in Madrid on Wednesday (January 28, 2015) night around twenty four hours before the birth, and his team ran out 3-2 winners over Atletico Madrid.
The couple are expected to continue a family tradition and make their latest arrival an associate member of FC Barcelona.
It was in August 2014 that Shakira had confirmed her pregnancy via her Facebook account.
“Yes, we are expecting our second baby!! Thank you for all your well wishes,” she shared on Facebook.
Shakira and Gerard Pique did managed to keep the sex of their second child a secret, until Shakira’s parents spilled the beans while visiting the future family of four in Spain. “Yes, another little boy. A playmate for Milan,” they had stated then.
Shakira, thirty seven, and her twenty seven year old partner, Gerard Pique, the Barcelona defender, have been a couple for the past four years.
The musician began dating the sportsman in 2010 and previously spoke about the joy which she gets from being a mother, saying, motherhood is everything to me.
The couple’s first child, Milan Pique; a boy, was born in January 2013 in Barcelona.
Here’s wishing this lovely couple all the best and baby Sasha all the luck and great health.
Shakira welcomed her second son with longtime partner Gerard Pique on Thursday January 29, 2015. In a statement on her official Twitter account, Sh...2.5