Maria Zulay is the wife of Paul Pogba
Paul Labile Pogba is one of the most famous football players in the world. The French football player is very popular and is known as one of the best midfielders in the world from his time with Italian giants, Juventus. Now plying his trade with his childhood club, Manchester United, Paul Pogba has been able to win the FIFA World Cup trophy with France. Although Pogba is quite popular, not many people know who his wife is. Most people do not even know that the French football star is married and has children with a very beautiful lady. If you are one of those people who have been kept in the dark, here is your chance to meet the stunning model wife of the once most expensive football player in the world.
- Who is Paul Pogba’s wife?
Paul Pogba’s wife is a beautiful lady known as Maria Zulay. She is a model who has quite a huge following of her own on social media sites, including Instagram. She hails from Rogore in Bolivia, South America. However, her nationality is listed as American. Born on November 16th, 1994, she is just a year younger than her husband, Paul Pogba. Her full given name is Maria Zulay Salaues. Maria Zulay has two older sisters known as Gabriela and Carla. Her parents are Ricardo Salaues and Karla Antelo. Her parents still reside in her native home of Bolivia. On her Instagram handle, she goes by the name of Zulay Pogba.
- How did the couple meet?
It is believed that Paul Pogba met his wife, Maria Zulay in America when the Manchester United team visited the country for a pre-season tour in the summer of 2017. Pogba is said to have been recuperating from a hamstring injury during this period. After meeting Maria Zulay, she began making several trips to England to meet Paul Pogba and watch him play in matches. Although the date of their wedding is not known as they are both silent on their relationship, it is well believed that the pair have tied the knot already since 2019.
During the time they were dating, Paul Pogba visited Bolivia several times to meet with her parents and possibly asked for her hand in marriage during his time. Maria Zulay in turn was seen sitting with Paul Pogba’s mother Yeo Pogba, during the time he was playing with France during the final match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament in Russia. Maria Zulay was also seen wearing a huge ring on her finger during the match, hinting that she and Paul Pogba had made some commitments in their relationship.
Maria Zulay already has two children with the French football star. Their first son is known as Labile Shakur while the name of the second son has not been made public yet. Paul Pogba is known to have celebrated the birth of his first son, Labile Shakur, in a match against Brighton and Hove Albion. Labile Shakur was born on 3rd January 2019. The second son was born in 2020.
- What does Maria Zulay do?
Maria Zulay is a model. She was previously working with real estate firms in her home nation of Bolivia before moving to Miami to pursue a modeling career. From her work as a model, she has been able to build a small fortune for herself. Maria Zulay is believed to have a personal net worth of about $2 million. When compared to her husband’s staggering net worth of $125 million, it may look small. Then again, she would probably have been making such a bank if she was playing for Manchester United LOL.
So that is all we were able to dig up about Maria Zulay Pogba, the wife of Manchester United star, Paul Pogba. Check more football wags on this site.