Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird are engaged! USWNT soccer star pops the question to WNBA legend in swimming pool after four years together
Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird are engaged.
Sue, 40, who is a star in women’s basketball, made the big announcement with a romantic Instagram picture this Saturday.
In the snapshot Megan, a 35-year-old soccer star, could be seen getting down on one knee to propose to her longtime love.
So romantic: Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird are engaged, the latter announced on Instagram this Saturday with a picture of the former proposing
Megan and Sue became an item in the second half of 2016 but waited until the following summer to go public with their romance.
Sue’s Instagram announcement showed her standing in their swimming pool as Megan knelt on the rim and placed the ring on her new fiancee’s finger.
Their engagement began against a dazzling ocean backdrop and they were bathed in sunlight that threw them into near silhouette.
Megan, who came out in public as a lesbian in 2012, previously got engaged to singer Sera Cahoone in 2015 but they ultimately broke up.
Longtime love: Megan and Sue became an item in the second half of 2016 but waited until the following summer to go public with their romance; pictured last year