Marcus Rashford’s fiancée Lucia Loi gives an intimate look at her life with the Manchester United footballer… after player popped the question in LA
Marcus Rashford’s fiancée Lucia Loi has given fans an intimate look at her life with the footballer.
The Manchester United player’s high school sweetheart took to Instagram on Friday to share an array of snaps of herself and the sportsman taken throughout the year so far, captioning her post with the number ’22’.
In one image, Lucia could be seen grinning as she held hands with Marcus while posing in front of a white love heart made of flowers after he asked her to marry him in May.
In love: Marcus Rashford’s fiancée Lucia Loi has given fans an intimate look at her life with the footballer
In another they could be seen looking out across the Los Angeles basin from the Hollywood Hills, with a shirtless Marcus off his abundant body art.
Elsewhere, Lucia posed with a glass of juice as she sat on a private jet, while in another they posed alongside a white supercar.
Another photo saw the pair posing next to one another on some jet skis, while one other caught the moment they posed with their pals on the red carpet of the premiere for the movie Rise.
Fun in the sun: The Manchester United player’s high school sweetheart took to Instagram on Friday to share an array of snaps of herself and the sportsman taken throughout the year so far
Mirror image: One image showed the couple as they posed alongside a white supercar while Lucia took a picture in the mirror
It comes after Marcus popped the question to his significant other Lucia Loi while they were on a romantic trip to Hollywood in May.
Marcus confirmed the news on Instagram, posting a picture of him and Lucia – who met at school when they were 15 years old – sharing a smooch while standing in front of a heart made of flowers.
He wrote in the caption: ‘24.05.22 [white heart emoji] @lucialoi.’ Lucia shared the same picture and caption on her page.
Tropical paradise: Another photo saw the pair posing next to one another on some jet skis with a rainbow in the background
Flying high: Lucia could be seen grinning as she posed with a drink while flying on a private jet with her beau
Out on the town: One other caught the moment they posed with their pals on the red carpet of the premiere for the movie Rise
A source told The Sun newspaper: ‘They’re over the moon. Marcus has been planning this for a while and wanted to make it special.
‘They went out in LA for a romantic night together on Tuesday and he proposed. It was extremely romantic.
‘They celebrated afterwards with a group of close friends – including his Manchester United teammate Jesse Lingard.’
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According to the publication, England forward Marcus, 24, and Lucia, 24, dined at seafood restaurant Catch LA in Los Angeles before he popped the question back at their villa.
The source added that the couple’s loved ones were thrilled at news of the engagement, with Lucia offering ‘stability, a sense of belonging, a relatability, and assurance, that can be rare to find in this world’.
As well as making back page headlines for his football abilities, Marcus has also been on the front pages for his campaign to end child food poverty in the UK, and he received an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for 2020.
Looking to the future: The Premier League striker got down on one knee for long-time girlfriend Lucia last month (Rashford pictured on the pitch last year)