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Two European heavyweights in Liverpool and Real Madrid are set to do battle in the Champions League final tonight.
Matches don't come much more stacked than this with Jurgen Klopp's side going for their seventh crown and Carlo Ancelotti's men seeking a 14th title. Both the Reds and Los Blancos have not only storied histories, but also squads brimming with talent in all areas of the pitch.
And the stars who will be taking centre stage in Paris are backed by equally mesmerising WAGs, with Daily Star Sport taking a look at some of those who will be cheering their partners on from the stands.
Mishel Gerzig – Thibaut Coutois
Israeli model Mishel Gerzig has tamed bad boy Real goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, who has had a long line of partners through the years, with the pair going public on their relationship last year.
When she's not posting bikini snaps to her 439k Instagram followers, the 25-year-old is sharing selfies of her and Courtois all loved up. She was right by his side as he lifted the La Liga trophy earlier this month.
And there could be a repeat of those scenes if her partner can keep out Liverpool's fearsome attack at the Stade de France.
Perrie Edwards – Alex-Oxlade Chamberlain
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One of the UK's power couples, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards have been romantically linked since late 2016, with a combined 20million Insta followers keeping up to date with their lives.
The pair went viral with their social media antics in lockdown, which wasn't the only thing they got up to during the pandemic. They welcomed their first child last August.
Son Axel has already got his first taste of silverware despite not yet being one with Liverpool winning the League Cup and FA Cup so far, and now a treble is on the cards.
Karoline Lima – Eder Militao
Another famous WAG is Karoline Lima, who has been dating Real centre-back Eder Militao for over a year. She has two million Instagram followers who she regularly updates with uploads.
Like Mishel, she was seen celebrating the La Liga triumph a few weeks ago, taking selfies with Karim Benzema, David Alaba and Dani Carvajal.
And her and Militao have had another reason to celebrate recently, after announcing their first child is on the way.
Natalia Becker – Alisson
While most WAGs are models or influencers, Natalia Becker breaks the stereotype – she's a doctor and goodwill ambassador for the World Health Organisation.
She met Liverpool shot stopper Alisson in their native Brazil in 2012. They got married three years later and now have three children together.
"I guess that made me a bit different to other footballers," Alisson once said. "And, if you don't feel well, it's better to be living with a doctor than a model."
Mina Bonino – Federico Valverde
The other half of Uruguayan midfielder Federico Valverde, Mina Bonino is a TV presenter and journalist. They have a son named Benicio together having dated since 2019.
He features heavily on her timeline and she takes him to games to watch his dad play. Valverde has stoked the fire ahead of kick-off by accusing Liverpool's star man Mohamed Salah of disrespecting him and his team-mates when he insisted he'd rather face them than Manchester City.
"Obviously they're [Salah's] words that everyone can take however they want, [but] I'm his opponent and it's like disrespecting the Real Madrid badge, the players," the 23-year-old said.
Emelia Scarlett – Harvey Elliot
Having grown up as a Liverpool fan, Harvey Elliot will be dreaming of lifting the Champions League trophy with them. He's already secured the girl of his dreams, though, in TikTok star Emelia Scarlett.
The 19-year-old has over 270,000 followers on the social media platform where she posts dancing videos and clips of her and Elliot.
Despite Elliot being a Red, she revealed he'd asked her out using a blue balloon. Her modelling career is starting to take shape with 67k Instagram followers on her main account, while she also has a personal styling and shopping account.
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