Real Madrid Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois Proposes to Model Girlfriend He Met on Instagram

Real Madrid Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois Proposes to Model Girlfriend He Met on Instagram

  • Thibaut Courtois has popped the big question to his beautiful girlfriend, Mishel Gerzig, during a summer getaway
  • The Real Madrid goalkeeper was not part of Belgium's squad that lost to the Netherlands and took advantage of the rare time off to make the proposal
  • Reports suggest the two lovebirds who met on Instagram are now set to get married, with the date of the special day yet to be made public

Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has capped his fantastic 2021/22 season with a proposal for his model girlfriend, Mishel Gerzig.

Courtois inspired the Spanish giants to their 14th European title with a Man-of-the-Match performance during their Champions League Final against Liverpool on Saturday, May 28, in Paris.

Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois proposes to model girlfriend, Mishel Gerzig, atop a yacht. Photo: mishelgerzig.
Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois proposes to model girlfriend, Mishel Gerzig, atop a yacht. Photo: mishelgerzig.
Source: Instagram

The Belgian made a string of saves during the encounter to deny both Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah a chance at goal.

Thibaut Courtois proposes to Mishel Gerzig

And just days after tasting European glory, Courtois decided it was time to pop the big question to his beautiful girlfriend.

The former Chelsea shot-stopper got on one knee during a summer retreat in a stunning setting on a yacht, with Gerzig happily saying yes to the proposal.

Gerzig, an Israeli supermodel later took to her Instagram to give fans a glimpse of the special occasion by sharing snaps of the former Chelsea star's proposal

"Yessss to a lifetime with you," she posted.

On his part, Courtois replied:

"Love of my life."

Courtois and Gerzig made their relationship public in 2021, with SunSport reporting the couple are supportive of one another.

According to the publication, the two lovebirds met on Instagram when Courtois slid into Mishel's DMs.

Thibaut Courtois rates his Ballon d'Or chances

Earlier, Sports Brief reported Thibaut Courtois has conceded there is no chance he will be winning this year's edition of the Ballon d'Or.

The Real Madrid goalkeeper had a fine performance during the Champions League final against Liverpool.

However, he believes that hardly a player playing in his position can be considered for the prestigious individual honour.

Source: SportsBrief.com

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