Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Rio Hits Winner with Proposal

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Rio Hits Winner with Proposal

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FORMER United star Rio Ferdinand has announced that he's engaged to ex-reality star Kate Wright.

Football pundit Rio shared the happy news on Instagram with a picture of him popping the question on a helipad, watched by his children Lorenz, 12, Tate, 10, and Tia, seven, after letting them in on the secret.

A delighted Rio has been flooded with congratulations after telling followers: "She said yes. How these 3 kids kept it a secret I'll never know."

Sharing the same photo, Kate told her followers: "The perfect end to our holiday ... How could the answer not be yes."

Romantic Rio chose a helipad at Abu Dhabi's St Regis Hotel, with an incredible view over the Emirate, to propose to ex The Only Way Is Essex star Kate.

One fan said: "Congratulations Rio, great to hear for you and your family with what you have had to go through. …

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