Footballer Proposes to Stunning Girfriend on the Pitch After Gaining Promotion to La Liga

Footballer Proposes to Stunning Girfriend on the Pitch After Gaining Promotion to La Liga

Isaac Darko
May 29, 2023 at 11:26 PM
  • Myrto Uzuni proposed to his girlfriend after Granada bagged a promotion to La Liga
  • The floodlights were turned off and a makeshift spotlight was lowered for the couple
  • Uzuni netted 20 goals in 29 league matches for Granada in Segunda B this season

Granada player, Myrto Uzuni ended a special season in style by popping the question to his stunning fiancée, soon after his side was promoted to La Liga.

Uzuni, with assistance from the stadium lighting crew, led his University student partner, Uarda Hyseni, into the centre circle during the team's season-ending lap of honour.

The Albanian star then bent down to propose as the floodlights were tenderly turned off.

Myrto Uzuni, Granada, Myrto Uzuni
Myrto Uzuni proposed to his stunning fiancee on the pitch immediately after Granada gained promotion to La Liga. Credit: @uarda.hysenii
Source: Instagram

When a gobsmacked Uarda accepted and embraced her soon-to-be husband, her teammates and the remaining spectators cheered wildly, per Daily Star.

She uploaded a video of the moment on Instagram, describing it as the 'happiest day of her life'.

"I said yes," she wrote. "I'm very excited and I can't find the words to describe this happiness. It was the happiest day of my life."

Addressing her footballer fiancé, she added:

"You make me feel like the happiest woman in the world. You always do and I'm sure you always will."

How Uzuni fared at Granada

A year after being demoted to the Segunda Division, Uzuni scored 20 goals in 29 league games to propel Granada back to the Spanish top flight, per Albanian Daily News.

The 27-year-old, who has previously played for clubs in Hungary, Croatia, and his home country of Albania, joined the Spanish side mid-way through last season.

Belgian footballer proposes after match

Meanwhile, Sports Brief reported that fans at the Maurice Dufrasne Stadium in Belgium were treated to a touching moment as Standard Liege footballer, Aron Donnum proposed to his girlfriend, Celine Bizet.

When the game against fierce rivals, Anderlecht ended, his teammates and the technical team formed a circle, with the player on one knee in the middle with his girlfriend visibly still processing the moment.

Weddings funds for Qatar trip

Sports Brief earlier reported that a dyed-in-the-wool football fan demonstrated his unconditional love for the sport by doing the unthinkable.

The fan, sporting a Mexico jersey, revealed he had travelled to Qatar to witness the 2022 World Cup with money intended for his wedding.

After making public his unconventional gamble via his placard, the soccer fan issued an apology to his fiancé ahead of Mexico vs Argentina.

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