CM – American soccer star Jozy Altidore marries tennis player Sloane Stephens

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January 5 (UPI) – Jozy Altidore, one of the leading goalscorers in US men’s soccer history, and tennis star Sloane Stephens got married over the holiday weekend in Miami, the newlyweds announced on social media.
Altidore and Stephens each posted about their wedding on Tuesday on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. They got married on Saturday at St. Regis Bal Harbor in Bal Habour, north of Miami Beach. In April 2019, they announced their engagement.
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January 5 (UPI) – Jozy Altidore, one of the leading goalscorers in US men’s soccer history, and tennis star Sloane Stephens got married over the holiday weekend in Miami, the newlyweds announced on social media. </ Altidore and Stephens each posted about their wedding on Tuesday on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. They got married on Saturday at St. Regis Bal Harbor in Bal Habour, north of Miami Beach. In April 2019, they announced their engagement.

« 1-1-22 », they each wrote for the caption of their matching posts, which included an infinity emoji and a photo of the newlyweds walking down the aisle.

Several tennis stars also congratulated the couple Comments on the post, including Coco Gauff, Jennifer Brady, Madison Keys, and Karolina Pliskova.

Stephens and Altidore met while attending Boca Prep International School. Stephens moved away, but the two reunited in Carson, California in 2016. « Sloane trained there for the Fed Cup in Hawaii, » Altidore told Vogue. « Sloane turned the corner while we were having a loud conversation on FaceTime. We closed our eyes and started talking during the scramble. We exchanged contacts and went to dinner after my game against Iceland. The rest was history. »

Stephens told People that the wedding guests needed to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and tested at home before arriving. The tennis star lost her grandparents and an aunt within the same week in 2019 to complications from COVID-19.

Stephens said the couple postponed the wedding because they were dealing with « all the variables that are out of our control.

 » I have compassion for all of the COVID couples out there, the tough ones Making calls and having to be flexible with the ever-changing pandemic, « she told People.

Stephens, 28, is # 65 on the WTA rankings. The 2017 US Open champion moved into the fourth round of the 2021 French Open. She lost in the third round of Wimbledon and the US Open last year.

Altidore, 32, scored four goals in 16 games for Toronto FC of MLS in 2021. He joined the team in 2015. Altidore’s 42 goals in 115 internationals for the Americans is third in the men’s team’s history, behind Clint Dempsey and Landon Donovan, who each scored 57 goals Mexico lost.

Stephens is expected to participate in the Australian Open in 2022. The first Grand Slam tournament on the annual tennis calendar will take place in Melbourne from January 17th to 30th.

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