Dani confirms separation

Dani confirms separation
Dani Alves accompanied by Dinora at an event recognising his achievements
at his hometown last year

FC Barcelona defender and Brazil international Dani Alves today confirmed that the stories surrounding his separation from his wife of three years, Dinora @ Dina Santana are true. The couple ended their marriage through mutual consent just over three months ago.

Rumours of his marital problems have been circulating on blog sites and tweets for some time as Alves was seen with several different women over the past few months.

While confirming the break-up, the player through his publicist denied any ongoing relationships with other women (gp1.com.br).

The couple have two children, son Daniel and daughter Victoria (soccernet.espn), and everyone involved has requested for utmost privacy.

Sources: odia.ig.com.br and futebolparameninas.com.br ; Image: ig.com.br