Sergio Ramos shows love for Egypt on Instagram

The footballer spent five days at the five-star Dana Beach Resort. (AFP)
Updated 08 July 2019

Sergio Ramos shows love for Egypt on Instagram

DUBAI: The seaside town of Hurghada in Egypt played host to Real Madrid football team captain Sergio Ramos and his family over the past week, and he took to Instagram to share a heartfelt message with his Egyptian fans.

Ramos was in Egypt with his wife, Pilar Rubio, and their three children on what local media reported as the pair’s honeymoon — they got married in June.



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“One of the best trips ever. Now I know why everyone speaks so highly of Egypt and its people. Egypt, you will always have a piece of my heart. It was an incredible experience,” Ramos told his 33 million Instagram followers.

The star’s fans and hotel staff welcomed him with a red-carpet entrance and large posters hung on the resort’s walls.  

The footballer spent five days at the five-star Dana Beach Resort.  


Palestinian singer Mohammed Assaf ties the knot in intimate wedding

Updated 10 August 2020

Palestinian singer Mohammed Assaf ties the knot in intimate wedding

DUBAI: It’s official! Palestinian pop singer Mohammed Assaf is married.

The “Arab Idol” star tied the knot in an intimate wedding on Aug. 8 that had just family and close friends attending.

According to ET Bilarabi, the Palestinian-Danish bride is 22-year-old Reem Ouda. She lived with her family in Saudi Arabia for a few years, then moved to Denmark after her father died.

Palestinian singer Qasem Al-Najjar, who is Assaf’s friend, announced the news on Instagram on Monday.

“Finally good news in 2020,” he wrote. “Congratulations to my friend and brother Mohammed Assaf on his marriage. God bless you both and bring you together for goodness and happiness.”

It was rumored that the wedding took place in Dubai, where the couple will be living.

The 30-year-old singer has not yet confirmed the news.

Assaf is expected to perform in the UAE on Aug. 20 at Dubai Opera along with Iraqi singer Saif Nabeel. The concert is part of Dubai Summer Surprises, which is the city’s shopping and entertainment festival and is in its 23rd year.