Among one of the greatest players who ever graced the football pitch, the name of the football icon Diego Maradona will always come.
After the divorce with his ex-wife, Claudia Villafane, he reportedly began dating a new girlfriend, Rocio Oliva in 2012. Two years later, he even popped the question to Olivia to marry him but didn’t present her with an engagement ring. Many of the football fans were waiting for the day when Maradona would present his fiancee with the ring. But now, the wait is over!
Maradona presented his fiancee with an engagement ring on mid-July this month and is all set to marry her this year. But who is Rocio Oliva, soon-to-be Diego Maradona’s wife? Also, what else do you know about Rocio Oliva dating affair with Diego? Let’s find out along with Rocio Oliva wiki facts, bio, parents, family, age, profession, and nationality.
Rocio Oliva Wiki-Bio: Age, Parents, Family, Profession
Argentina native Rocio Olivia is an ex-professional footballer who has played for numerous women’s football clubs in Argentina that includes the club, River Plate. She was born in Buenos Aires in 1990 to mother, Monica, and an unknown father.
As per the wiki sources, Rocio’s father seems to have already separated from his wife as Oliva was raised by her single mother and grandmother, Chiche. She also has a sibling, a brother Gaston Oliva.
Rocio celebrates her birthday on 14th July that makes her age 28.
Rocio Oliva Dating Affair To Engagement To Upcoming Wedding
After the divorce with his ex-wife, Claudia Villafane in 2003, Maradona met his future girlfriend, Oliva in 2012. He then fell head over heels and began dating her. After two years, the duo got engaged in February 2014 in Rome.
However, Oliva briefly split with Maradona and began dating him again after a while. At the recent FIFA World Cup, they even shared a kiss while they were sitting next to the Brazil legend Ronaldo.
On the occasion of Oliva’s 28th birthday, on 14th July, Maradona presented an engagement ring to Oliva after more than four years of proposing her for the first time. The birthday party was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and in front of about 45 guests, Diego proposed to her. Oliva couldn’t hold the excitement longer and instantly said “Yes” to the football legend.
Her mother, Monica, and Jana, Maradona’s daughter, burst into tears of joy after Olivia said “yes.” Oliva said at the party:
‘I am happy because this is my last birthday as a single woman and I can share it with all of you! ‘My wishes for today and forever are to be happy with Diego, for my mother and grandmother Chiche to live forever and everyone I love to stay healthy.’
The duo has yet to decide the date for their special wedding. However, according to the reports, they are set to get married this year.
Rocio Oliva Past Dating Affairs
Before dating Diego Maradona, Oliva was in a relationship with Pablo Giron. Her ex-boyfriend, Pablo murdered a River Plate fan and was sentenced to life in prison. Besides Pablo, nothing is known about her past affairs.
However, her fiance, Diego was previously married to Claudia Villafañe on 7 November 1984. They share two daughters Dalma Nerea, 31, and Gianinna Dinorah, 29. The ex-duo got divorced in 2004 after 20 years of their marriage.
He also has a son named Diego Fernando with his ex-partner, Veronica Ojeda. They were a couple for eight years but later split as Diego didn’t want the child.