Arguably one of the best midfielders of his generation, Kevin De Bruyne (KDB) is a gem of a player. It is how he makes everyone around him play well. He is known for his excellent passing, his vision, his versatility. Indeed, he is a complete player as former Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heyneckes says. However, the focus of this article is on Kevin De Bruyne wife who KDB has often said is his “everything.” For anybody to claim someone is their everything, then it means that individual is invaluable.
Who is Kevin De Bruyne Wife?
Michele Lacroix is Kevin De Bruyne’s wife and details about her upbringing is not available. But we know she was born in the Flemish region of Genk in Belgium. It is the same region Kevin was born too. Lacroix is a beautiful woman and she started her career as a model before she met De Bruyne. We do not have information about her educational background as details about this aren’t readily available. But from the look of things, we are sure she is educated and also widely travelled, perhaps due to the nature of her job as a model. We also know that she is a graduate of Hasselt University, Belgium. She is also hugely popular on Instagram where she has over 270k followers.
Quick Facts About Michele Lacroix
Who is Kevin De Bruyne?
Kevin suffered heartbreak at such an early age. When he was 15, his parents couldn’t afford to take care of him because of the distance of his football club to his house. So, they decided that they will place him in a foster home. He was in the foster home for 12 months, while training and also having his education. At the end of the year, he returned to his biological parents and found out that the foster family didn’t want him anymore. Their reason was he was too shy and quiet. This unforeseen circumstance further drove Kevin’s hunger for success.
Kevin De Bruyne’s Professional Career
With his impeccable talent, he moved up the Genk Football Club ranks. In two months, he was in the starting team. He became so important for the team that his football talents became obvious to football scouts around the world. With a sterling Champions League campaign with Genk, it was clear he was going to be bought away from Genk by Europe’s top clubs.
Inevitably, he was bought by Chelsea Football Club, who thought he was the next big thing. However, the coach at the time, Jose Mourinho, showed little faith in him as a youngster. After spending some time with little game time, Chelsea sent him on loan to German club Werder Bremen. It was at Werder Bremen, Kevin De Bruyne became a super talent. He was a major contributor to the team’s success. After spending two seasons at the German club, oil rich Manchester City snapped him up for a good fee.
Kevin De Bruyne Move on Michele Lacroix is Hilarious
The demeanor of Kevin De Bruyne always looks like he is shy. As if to corroborate this opinion, De Bruyne didn’t make the move on Lacroix. Here is what happened: Kevin made a tweet and later found out that Michele Lacroix had favorited the tweet. He told his friend about it, who later asked him to message her. Kevin bluntly refused. So, his friend grabbed his phone and typed a message on his behalf. He showed Kevin, who reluctantly asked him to send the message. It was the beginning of a new relationship for Kevin who had suffered heartbreaks from his ex-girlfriend who had cheated with his fellow Belgian footballer, Thibaut Courtois.
His Ex-girlfriend Cheated on Him with Thibaut Courtois
A lady named Caroline Lijen was in a relationship with Kevin De Bruyne. Kevin already had it in mind to marry her. But his transfer to Werder Bremen was the beginning of the end for the relationship. Caroline travelled with Dr Bruyne to Bremen in Germany, but grew frustrated Because she felt Kelvin wasn’t giving her the attention she wanted. So, she moved to Madrid and started a relationship with Thibaut Courtois. All of this happened outside the knowledge of Kevin De Bruyne. When he found out his girlfriend had cheated on him with his friend, it left him devastated.
But Kevin isn’t one that dwells on matters like this. So, he found a way to move on. It must have hurt him so bad. But luckily for him, it didn’t affect him on the playing field. Later in 2014, he and Michele Lacroix found each other and it was love from the beginning.
The Marriage Proposal Took Place At The Eiffel Tower
It was well planned by Kevin. He asked if they walked around the Eiffel tower when they were in Paris in 2016. Getting to the foot of the tower, Kevin made his move and asked Lacroix to marry him. She said yes. They would later get married the following year in Italy.
They Are Blessed With Children
Kevin De Bruyne wife has already visited the hospital three times for the birth of her children with Kevin. Their first child, Mason Milian De Bruyne was born on March 10, 2016. The second son Rome Dr Bruyne was born on October 31, 2018 while the last child, a girl Suri De Bruyne was born on September 5, 2020. The kids are doing just fine. Kevin has also started showing his kids how to play soccer. The couple’s marriage is four years old and we hope that they continue to keep the love on.
For Kevin De Bruyne wife, she has always made it clear that she is a vital part of his life. Kevin also won’t stop talking about how his wife means the world to him. It looks like they are a match made from heaven. So far, no scandal has been named among them. We hope this continues forever. We wish one of the finest soccer players all the best in his already glowing career and all the best to his family.