Jermain Defoe marries beauty therapist Donna Tiernay in lavish £200k ceremony at Cliveden House
Jermain Defoe is a married man, tying the know along with his beauty therapist associate at the gorgeous venue of Cliveden House.
The ex England and Spurs participant, 38, and associate, 39, married in a £200,000 ceremony at the Buckinghamshire National Trust beauty spot on Saturday.
The 250 friends included Tottenham assistant first staff coach Ledley King, ex West Ham participant turned TalkSport pundit Carlton Cole and former Manchester City winger Shaun Wright-Phillips.
Just married: Jermain Defoe is a married man, tying the know along with his beauty therapist associate at the gorgeous venue of Cliveden House
The bride, a mum of 1, appeared unbelievable in a plunging white robe with lace sleeves, completed off with an extended veil.
She carried a bouquet of pink roses whereas her new husband was dapper in a cream jacket and waistcoat and bowtie.
The 45 minute ceremony befell in a gorgeous floral backyard at the well-known Cliveden property, whereas at the reception a shocking mild present befell in the skies above the grounds.
One insider instructed The Sun: ‘Donna appeared stunning. And Jermain appeared just like the cat that bought the cream.
‘It was a cheerful day stuffed with celebration and pleasure.’
It was at Cliveden House that former warfare minister Jack Profumo started his relationship with 19-year-old Christine Keeler in July 1961, which led to one of many biggest political scandals of the twentieth century – the Profumo affair.
The potential property is about upon 376 acres of superbly offered National Trust grounds and boasts an expensive five-star Relais & Châteaux lodge and spa the place weddings are held.
In phrases of pricing, the home affords numerous packages, together with the ‘Romantic Package’ which is appropriate for 8-16 friends and prices £450 per grownup.
The ‘Intimate Package’ – appropriate for 10-24 friends prices £285 per grownup and the ‘Classic Package’ – appropriate for 30-60 friends – prices £250 per grownup.
Back in August, the then-Ranger’s striker bought down on one knee and proposed to the Scottish beautician, at the £2,500-a-night Blythswood Square Hotel that was decked out with mild up ‘Marry Me’ letters and rose petals.
A supply instructed the Daily Record at the time: ‘Donna was so thrilled at the hassle Jermain went to. It was so romantic.
‘Signing for Rangers has turned out to be the perfect choice he is ever made.
‘He not solely gained the league title however discovered the lady of his goals. They’re each past completely happy.’
The star’s tumultuous love life has been nicely documented through the years with a sequence of flings with glamour fashions and Reality TV stars, together with a damaged engagement.
The footballer was reported to have damaged off his engagement to retail supervisor Charlotte Mears in 2007 earlier than beginning a relationship together with her pal, ex-Miss Great Britain Danielle Lloyd, however their relationship fizzled out after a few months.
Cute: Jermain Defoe’s fiancée Donna Tierney shared extra particulars and snaps from her romantic proposal to her Instagram on Friday
He dated Celebrity Big Brother winner Chantelle Houghton for 5 months in 2009, after which Welsh mannequin Imogen Thomas.
He was additionally noticed on dates with X Factor winner Alexandra Burke in 2012, earlier than they break up.
Jermain introduced his retirement in March. He rounded off his enjoying days with a second stint at Sunderland after becoming a member of from Rangers in January, making seven appearances earlier than making the choice to name time on his career.
Love: The Ranger’s striker, 38, bought down on one knee and proposed to the Scottish beautician, 39, at the the Blythswood Square Hotel that was decked out with mild up ‘Marry Me’ letters and rose petals
Defoe wrote to his Twitter followers saying it was ‘the best time to bow out’ after ‘an unbelievable journey and mentioned soccer would ‘at all times be in my blood’.
‘After 22 years in the sport, I’ve determined to retire from skilled soccer,’ he wrote to followers on Twitter. ‘It’s been a extremely powerful choice, and one I’ve mentioned with my household and people closest to me.
Defoe’s effort of 162 Premier League strikes means he’s the ninth highest scorer in top-flight historical past, above Michael Owen and Spurs legend Teddy Sheringham – and just one off Liverpool icon Robbie Fowler.
Sweet: Donna appeared unbelievable in a black mini dress as suited and booted Jermaine bought down on one knee earlier than having a kiss and hug afterwards
Defoe had loads of admirers on the pitch but additionally earned plaudits off of it too.
He was awarded an OBE for his companies to soccer and his Jermain Defoe Foundation in the 2018 Birthday Honours.
And he warmed the hearts of the nation by hanging up a relationship with terminally in poor health six-year-old Bradley Lowery, the younger Sunderland fan who tragically died from most cancers – with the striker commonly seen holding the teen in his arms earlier than and after matchdays.
Happy: She wrote in the caption: ‘Real Love, my one love, my soul mate, my endlessly ever ♥️ @iamjermaindefoe I really like you… a lifetime of happiness collectively’