Scottish and Northern Irish football supporters are eagerly waiting to see if their nations will qualify for Euro 2020.
Both groups are just a person phase get absent from a area at following summer’s delayed event. Scotland face Serbia in Belgrade in their engage in-off remaining. If they get, the group will qualify for their initially important men’s event considering the fact that the 1998 Environment Cup.
Northern Ireland host Slovakia and are aiming to attain a next European Championship, four yrs just after their debut physical appearance in the competition.
Although the stakes could possibly really feel high for the supporters, it is nothing compared to the nerves and anxiety that the gamers will be encountering in the remaining hrs in advance of the match.
Thankfully, they can rely on the support of their mates and household to cheer them on no make a difference what the score. Entrance and centre are their proud wives and girlfriends, many of whom have been by their sides considering the fact that secondary faculty.
Amid their variety is a trainee solicitor, a skincare guru and a high-flying banker.
Though the group lists for tonight have not still been introduced, listed here are some of the women anticipated to be cheering on their partners in tonight’s matches…
RYAN JACK’S Spouse: ASHLEIGH JACK
Glamorous: Aberdeen-born Rangers star Ryan Jack, 28, shares two daughters with his jewelry designer wife, Ashleigh. Pictured, Ashleigh strikes a pose on Instagram
Childhood sweethearts: The couple (pictured on vacation) initially met aged 16, soon just after leaving faculty, and have been alongside one another for 7 yrs in advance of the footballer popped the question
Ryan Jack in motion for Rangers in October 2019. He is anticipated to engage in for Scotland tonight
Aberdeen-born Rangers star Ryan Jack, 28, shares two daughters with his jewelry designer wife, Ashleigh.
The couple initially met aged 16, soon just after leaving faculty, and have been alongside one another for 7 yrs in advance of the footballer popped the query.
They tied the knot in a stunning ceremony at Meldrum Home Region Hotel & Golf Study course, in Aberdeenshire, in the summertime of 2017.
Though they waited to exchange vows, Ashleigh experienced no question from early on in their romantic relationship that Jack was ‘the one’.
Their eldest daughter, Madison, was born in advance of their marriage ceremony, and they welcomed daughter Camdyn in Could 2018.
Ashleigh offers fourteen,two hundred Twitter followers and a additional five,000 on TikTok. She normally works by using her social media next to boost charitable causes.
Recently Ashleigh released her personal jewelry line, ARO & CO, which offers 925 Sterling Silver and Gold Plated Jewellery.
STUART ARMSTRONG’S GIRLFRIEND: SOPHIE HOFFORD
Superior flyer: Born in Inverness, 28-yr-aged Southampton midfielder Stuart Armstrong will be cheered on tonight by his girlfriend Sophie Hofford, a trainee solicitor
Small profile: Unlike the partners of some footballers, Sophie prefers to hold a reduced profile on social media and keeps her Instagram account personal. These pics have been shared by Stuart
World-trotters: The couple on a stop by to Iceland before this yr, in advance of lockdown strike
Scotland’s Stuart Armstrong in motion through the UEFA Nations League match in between Scotland and Israel
Born in Inverness, 28-yr-aged Southampton midfielder Stuart Armstrong will be cheered on tonight by his girlfriend Sophie Hofford.
Sophie, who holds levels from the University of Aberdeen and the University of Edinburgh, is a trainee solicitor.
All through her time at Aberdeen, Sophie was presented an award in recognition of her ‘excellent dissertation’.
Contrary to the partners of some footballers, Sophie prefers to hold a reduced profile on social media and keeps her Instagram account personal.
But proud boyfriend Stuart often offers supporters a glimpse into their personal everyday living alongside one another, including snaps from a vacation to Iceland before this yr.
In June the couple celebrated Sophie’s birthday with a glass of bubbles – with Stuart marking the celebration in an Instagram snap.
LYNDON DYKES’ Spouse: VICTORIA THOMSON
Cherished-up: Australian-born footballer Lyndon Dykes and his now wife Victoria share a happy everyday living alongside one another – but it has not always been sleek sailing. Pictured, the couple on Instagram
Unusual begin: When they initially met, Victoria was with Jim Thomson, the father of her two daughters, who was Dyke’s manager at Dumfries football club Queen of the South, wherever he experienced previously played. Pictured, Lyndon and Victoria pose for an Instagram snap
Sunlight-seekers: The couple soak up the sunshine as they chill out alongside one another on a summertime holiday
Lyndon Dykes celebrates scoring his side’s initially purpose of the match in opposition to Slovakia final thirty day period
Australian-born footballer Lyndon Dykes and his now wife Victoria share a happy everyday living alongside one another – but it has not always been sleek sailing.
When they initially met, Victoria was in a romantic relationship with Jim Thomson, the father of her two daughters, who was Dyke’s manager at Dumfries football club Queen of the South, wherever he experienced previously played.
After Victoria and Thomson break up, she and Dykes begun relationship. The couple, who have a 13-yr age big difference, welcomed a son, Tiime, in 2018.
1 source instructed the Scottish Sunlight at the time: ‘Everyone was talking about Lyndon acquiring alongside one another with Victoria just after Jim’s connection with the club.
‘It’s a bizarre a person and there experienced been plenty of rumours. There’s obviously a major age big difference, but they’ve experienced the child and they appear to be happy.’
It afterwards emerged Dykes experienced stayed with the couple in 2016, when Thomson was manager at the club.
On the other hand any cloud about their romantic relationship has extended considering the fact that disappeared and the couple now share a happy household everyday living with their son and Victoria’s two daughters.
Dykes evidently adores his wife. In an Instagram post shared in July, he wrote: ‘Happy Birthday to my lovely wife. You are amazing. The young ones & I enjoy you millions.’
ANDY ROBERTSON’S GIRLFRIEND: RACHEL ROBERTS
Daddy’s enthusiast club: Scotland captain Andy Robertson, 26, has his personal mini enthusiast club in the form of his girlfriend Rachel Roberts and their young children, Rocco, 3, and Aria, who is pretty much two
Glamorous: Andy Robertson and Rachel Roberts during the 2019 PFA Awards at the Grosvenor Home Hotel, London, final yr. Robertson performs club football for Liverpool
Liverpool star Andy Robertson is anticipated to captain Scotland this evening
Scotland captain Andy Robertson, 26, has his personal mini enthusiast club in the form of his girlfriend Rachel Roberts and their young children, Rocco, 3, and Aria, who is pretty much two.
The couple met as teenagers when they have been each learners St Ninian’s Superior School, Giffnock, in East Renfrewshire.
‘Rachel was the yr below me in faculty [near Glasgow], but we hung about with the same mates,’ Robertson has mentioned of the early days of their romantic relationship. ‘We received alongside one another when I was 19.’
They welcomed their son, Rocco, in 2017, and proud father Robertson mentioned at the time that Rachel experienced taken to motherhood like a ‘duck to water’.
Daughter Aria arrived in January 2019. There are stories that the couple are engaged but that has not been verified.
In 2018 the household moved to England when Robertson signed for Liverpool.
Rachel is now mates with fellow Liverpool WAG and Very little Combine star Perrie Edwards, who is relationship Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
STEPHEN O’DONNELL’S Spouse: KELLIE O’DONNELL
Loved ones time: Motherwell defender Stephen O’Donnell shares a son, Cillian, with his wife Kellie, who works in Investment decision and Wealth Management for Barclays
Scotland’s Stephen O’Donnell in motion with Israel’s Hatem Elhamed final thirty day period
Motherwell defender Stephen O’Donnell shares a son, Cillian, with his wife Kellie, who works in Investment and Wealth Management for Barclays.
The 28-yr-aged uncovered before this yr that acquiring additional time with his youthful household was a person of the benefits of lockdown.
‘I’m experiencing acquiring to devote a great deal of time with my wee boy, we’ve been floating about the house, definitely,’ he mentioned in an job interview with Glasgow Situations.
‘It’s great to see him so much since normally you happen to be always thinking about acquiring to prepare or “no I are not able to do that since I require to go to the fitness center”. It can be excellent just to get time by yourself wherever it truly is just myself, him and Kellie.’
The couple married in a stunning ceremony in 2017. Kellie prefers to be a tranquil presence of social media and has a personal Instagram and Fb.
JONNY EVANS Spouse: HELEN McCONNELL
Thieving a kiss: Northern Ireland’s Jonny Evans receives a kiss from his wife Helen McConnell just after a match at Euro 2016
Superior profile pair: One of the most high profile football partners in Northern Ireland, Jonny Evans and Helen McConnell have been married for 7 yrs. Pictured, in 2013
Workplace romance: Evans, 32, met McConnell when he was a participant at Manchester United and she was a presenter for the club’s official Tv set channel, MUTV. Pictured at an function in 2012 (suitable) and at their 2013 marriage ceremony (still left)
Jonny Evans of Northern Ireland through the EURO Qualifier match in between Northern Ireland v Holland in November final yr
1 of the most high profile football partners in Northern Ireland, Jonny Evans and Helen McConnell have been married for 7 yrs.
Evans, 32, met McConnell when he was a participant at Manchester United and she was a presenter for the club’s official Tv set channel, MUTV.
The couple, who are each from Belfast, began relationship in 2011 and tied the knot at Clough Presbyterian Church in County Antrim, in 2013, with Helen’s father Rev Kenneth McConnell officiating.
Shortly just after the marriage ceremony, the couple jetted off to Barbados for a honeymoon.
Though University of Ulster graduate Helen after explained herself as a ‘lifelong’ Manchester United enthusiast, she has cheered on her partner at West Bromwich Albion, wherever he played from 2015-2018, and his present club of Leicester City.
Jonny and Helen have a daughter, Lottie, who was born in 2014.
STUART DALLAS’ Spouse: JUNEVE DALLAS
Proud mothers and fathers: Stuart and Juneve Dallas (pictured final yr) share 3 children
Northern Ireland’s Stuart Dallas operates with the ball followed by Netherlands’ Ryan Babel, suitable, through the Euro 2020 team C qualifying soccer match in between Northern Ireland and the Netherlands final yr
Euro 2021 is possible to bring back fond memories for Stuart Dallas and his wife, Juneve.
The couple, who have been alongside one another considering the fact that they have been 16, tied the knot in June 2016, just days in advance of he jetted off to France to stand for Northern Ireland in Euro 2016.
Leeds United star Dallas, 29, and childhood sweetheart Juneve exchanged vows at the Independent Methodist Church in Dallas’s residence city of Cookstown, Co Tyrone.
The newlyweds then headed off in a vintage-fashion motor vehicle to the lavish Castle Leslie Estate in Co Monaghan for their reception.
The couple share 3 young children, Pixie, Xavie and Rexie.
Speaking about their time in lockdown, Stuart mentioned he and Juneve have been ’embracing’ the challenges it presented..
‘This is what we signed up to, we desired young ones,’ he instructed the Yorkshire Put up. ‘You have just received to embrace it. I really do not think there will at any time be a further period of time in your everyday living-time like this – I absolutely hope there is not a further a person like this.
‘I really do not think there will at any time been a further period of time wherever you devote as much time with your household day in, day out. We are trapped in our house, go for our walk and arrive back in. Young ones are young ones, they get on your nerves at situations, but you would not have them any other way.’
GEORGE SAVILLE’S FIANCÉE: ROSIE VERO
New mom: Cheering on Middlesbrough midfielder George Saville, 27, will be his fiancée Rosie Vero and their child lady, Winnie. Pictured, Rosie when expecting and final yr
Expanding household: George and Rosie soon in advance of daughter Winnie’s arrival this summertime
Republic of Ireland’s midfielder Conor Hourihane (L) and Republic of Ireland’s midfielder Jeff Hendrick (C) vie with Northern Ireland’s midfielder George Saville in 2018
Cheering on Middlesbrough midfielder George Saville, 27, will be his fiancée Rosie Vero and their child lady, Winnie.
The couple, who went to faculty alongside one another and begun relationship five yrs ago, welcomed their daughter in August and are evidently smitten with their new arrival.
Sharing a picture on Instagram, Rosie wrote: ‘There are really no words and phrases for how I really feel about you’, when George extra: ‘Welcome to the world! Our small child lady was born yesterday.. can’t hold out to get my ladies residence.’
Rosie previously worked as a copywriter in Surrey but gave up her position to sign up for George in Middlesbrough.
Last yr Rosie released skincare variety Salicin Skincare, which delivers anything from hand sanitizer to conditioner.