Try Not to Melt Over Hollywood's Cutest Athlete and Star Couples

Together, these famous athlete-star couples are unstoppable.

By Samantha Schnurr Jan 31, 2020 11:00 AMTags
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When it comes to Hollywood's biggest and brightest athlete-star couples, these pairs get a gold medal. 

As the 2020 Super Bowl approaches, fans are gearing up for a field showdown between the San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs. But, for pop culture aficionados, Sunday's game is the moment Jennifer Lopez and Shakira will take the halftime show stage, both for the first time. 

However, both songstresses are no strangers to a stadium. In addition to performing in them in the course of their decades-long careers, the music stars also have athletes for partners. 

While Shakira has been in a longtime relationship with Spanish soccer star Gerard Piqué, with whom she's welcomed two sons, Lopez is currently engaged to retired Yankees player Alex Rodriguez

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The Super Bowl is often the sight of some pretty major star-athlete couples, especially Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen, who are a staple pair of the annual football event. 

While Brady isn't playing in the game this year, we can bet on a A-Rod and J.Lo sighting and maybe even a few more stars and their athletic other halves. 

After all, there are many of them in Hollywood. 

For a recap of all the cute athlete and star couples, keep scrolling—and don't forget to tune into the big game on Sunday!

Dwyane Wade & Gabrielle Union

Gabrielle Union married Dwyane Wade in 2014. The power couple welcomed their first child together via surrogate in November 2018.

Victoria & David Beckham

When it comes to athletes and superstar wives, this couple is No.1. Victoria and David Beckham have been married since 1999, have four kids together—three boys: Brooklyn, Romeo, Cruz and daughter Harper—and have their own empires that make them the ultimate dream team.

Alex Rodriguez & Jennifer Lopez

After becoming a couple in 2017, retired baseball player Alex Rodriguez popped the big question to singer Jennifer Lopez in 2019. 

Russell Wilson & Ciara

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson said "I do" to singer Ciara in 2016 in England and it was pure magic. The pair continue to be #RelationshipGoals with their off-the-charts chemistry and sweet home life raising two children, Future (who Ciara welcomed with ex Future), who is four years old, and Sienna who they welcomed in 2017.

Kerry Washington & Nnamdi Asomugha

The actress and former football pro are one of the most private married pairs in Hollywood. 

Ayesha Curry & Stephen Curry

After getting married in 2011, the cookbook author and Golden State Warriors player have welcomed three kids together: Riley (7), Ryan (4), and Canon (1).

Megan Rapinoe & Sue Bird

Name a more powerful couple! Sue Bird is a three-time WNBA champion and four-time Olympic gold medalist, while Megan Rapinoe is a two-time Women's World Cup champion. 

Tom Brady & Gisele Bündchen

Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen are the power couple when it comes to football players and celebrity wives. The New England Patriots quarterback and his supermodel wife have been married since 2009 and have welcomed son Benjamin and daughter Vivian together. 

Serena Williams & Alexis Ohanian

Serena Williams and the Reddit co-founder continue to make us swoon! The two said "I do" in November 2017, but before they wed, they welcomed their daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.

Teyana Taylor & Iman Shumpert

When it comes to cool couples, the songstress and her basketball pro hubby are at the top of the star-studded list. 

Gerard Piqué & Shakira

The Colombian singing sensation has been dating professional soccer player Gerard Piqué since 2010. The couple has two sons, Milan and Sasha, together.

Carrie Underwood & Mike Fisher

Country singer Carrie Underwood has been married to Canadian hockey star Mike Fisher since 2010. The duo has three-year-old son Isaiah together and welcomed their second son, Jacob, in January 2019.

Anna Kournikova and Enrique Iglesias

The tennis pro and music sensation are longtime lovebirds and mom and dad to twins. 

Aaron Rodgers & Danica Patrick

The Green Bay Packers quarterback and racecar driver continue to be relationship goals. They made their relationship public in January 2018 and have been inseparable since.

Kate Upton & Justin Verlander

Supermodel Kate Upton wed Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander in 2017 following Verlander's World Series win and have since welcomed their first child together. 

Andy Roddick & Brooklyn Decker

Grace and Frankie star Brooklyn Decker has been married to professional tennis player Andy Roddick since 2009. The adorable couple resides in Austin, Texas and have two children together.

Alex Morgan & Servando Carrasco

The superstar soccer couple tied the knot on New Year's Eve in 2015, and recently welcomed their first child together.

Eric Johnson & Jessica Simpson

The singer and designer married her longtime sweetheart, former NFL tight end Eric Johnson, in 2014. Together they have three children, MaxwellAce and Birdie

Zach Ertz & Julie Ertz

The Super Bowl-winning tight end and World Cup champion began dating in college, and officially tied the knot in March 2017.

Chanel Iman & Sterling Shepard

After tying the knot in 2018, the supermodel and New York Giants wide receiver have welcomed two little ones together. 

P.K. Subban & Lindsey Vonn

The NHL star and retired ski champion got engaged during the 2019 holidays. While the two haven't shared too many wedding details, they recently purchased a Los Angeles home together.

Becky G & Sebastian Lletget

The "Jolene" singer and LA Galaxy soccer star have been dating since 2016 and continue to prove they're relationship goals with their sweet pics, matching outfits and adorable moments together.

Derek & Hannah Jeter

Former Yankees player Derek Jeter has been married to his model wife since 2016. In 2017, the couple welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Bella Raine. In January 2018, they welcomed their second daughter named Story Grey.

Eric & Jessie James Decker

The former football star and country singer tied the knot in 2013 and brought fans along with them throughout their love story and lives with two kids as reality stars. 

Kroy Biermann & Kim Zolciak

The Real Housewives of Atlanta star is married to pro-footballer Kroy Biermann, who was a linebacker for the Atlanta Falcons.