Marcus Rashford: When Manchester United Star Proposed to High School Sweetheart Lucia Loi

Marcus Rashford: When Manchester United Star Proposed to High School Sweetheart Lucia Loi

  • Marcus Rashford proposed to his long-time girlfriend Lucia Loi in 2022
  • The pair have been dating since high school days in Greater Manchester
  • No wedding plans have been revealed yet as Rashford continues to thrive

Marcus Rashford has always been a news-maker. Be it his football talent, his charity initiatives or his beautiful girlfriend and now fiance, Lucia Loi, he has always found a way to be in the headlines.

Born and bred in Manchester, Rashford broke through the senior ranks in the 2015/2016 season with an impressive Premier League debut against Arsenal.

Marcus Rashford, Lucia Loi, Manchester United, Marcus Rashford celebration, Erik ten Hag
Marcus Rashford and his fiancee Lucia Loi. Credit: @LuciaLoi
Source: Instagram

Currently, he is one of the most in-form players in the league after the World Cup break. But away from his football life, what does the forward do?

All should know for a fact that he was heavily involved in fighting hunger among vulnerable families in the United Kingdom, during the coronavirus pandemic. He received a lot of recognition for this, including the Order of the British Empire (MBE).

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After the pandemic was slightly contained, Rashford proposed to his high school sweetheart, Lucia Loi. Digital Spy reports that the pair started dating when they were 15 years old, while studying at Ashton on Mersey school in the Greater Manchester area.

In photos shared by the couple on social media, Loi agreed to get married to her football beau at a romantic getaway in Hollywood, California. Her Instagram activity quietened after the proposal.

Rashford is currently in the form of his life, having scored nine goals in nine games since the World Cup break. Man United are within touching distance of Premier League contention, despite dropping valuable points against Crystal Palace and Arsenal.

Kepa Arrizabalaga gets engaged

Sports Brief has also previously reported that Chelsea's goalkeeper, Kepa Arrizabalaga confirmed his engagement to his long-time partner, Andrea Martinez.

The Blues' shot-stoppertook to his Instagram account to make the announcement to his fans, on the final day of the transfer window.

Martinez is a former Miss Universe Spain, having won the award in 2020. Fans commented that judging by her beauty, Kepa had won off the pitch as well.