Who is Megan Rapinoe’s fiancee Sue Bird?


SOCCER star Megan Rapinoe is engaged to basketball player Sue Bird. 

The two recently announced their engagement after four years of dating. 

Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird are engaged after being together for four years

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Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird are engaged after being together for four yearsCredit: Getty Images – Getty

Who is Sue Bird? 

Sue Bird, 40, is a professional basketball player for the Seattle Storm of the Women’s National Basketball Association.

She has led the team to four championships, has won four Olympic gold medals, two NCAA championships and four FIBA World Cups. 

Bird is a professional basketball player for the Seattle Storm

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Bird is a professional basketball player for the Seattle StormCredit: Getty Images – Getty

She is one of only 11 women to obtain all of those awards. 

Additionally, she is a five-time EuroLeague champion. 

Bird is recognized as one of the league’s top 20 players of all time. 

Her and Rapinoe met in 2016 at the Olympics

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Her and Rapinoe met in 2016 at the OlympicsCredit: Getty Images – Getty

When did she get engaged to Megan Rapinoe? 

Rapinoe and Bird announced their engagement on Friday via Instagram. 

Bird shared a photo of Rapinoe down on one knee and putting a ring on her left hand.

Bird shared this photo of Rapinoe putting a ring on her finger on Instagram

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Bird shared this photo of Rapinoe putting a ring on her finger on Instagram

There was no caption on the photo that was shared, but Bird’s team posted congratulations on Twitter.

“Ring Season,” the tweet said. 

“Congrats to THE power couple on their engagement!!!”

What is Megan Rapinoe’s net worth?

  • Rapinoe’s net worth is reportedly $3million
  • Members of the US Women’s team earned a $90,000 bonus for reaching the quarterfinals
  • By winning the 2019 World Cup, the US team split $4million as a bonus
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How long has the couple been together? 

The couple met at the 2016 Olympics and began dating shortly after. 

Bird publicly came out as gay a year later in an ESPN story, while also confirming her relationship with Rapinoe. 

“It’s happening when it’s happening because that’s what feels right,” Bird told the outlet.

Rapinoe said that her and Bird 'sort of clicked' when they met

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Rapinoe said that her and Bird ‘sort of clicked’ when they metCredit: Getty Images – Getty

“So even though I understand there are people who think I should have done it sooner, it wasn’t right for me at the time. I have to be true to that. It’s my journey.”

When the outlet asked Rapinoe about her relationship with Bird she said: “We have a lot in common and just sort of clicked. 

“I joke she is my No. 1 go-to-for-advice person. She’s just so levelheaded.”

Do they have children?

The couple do not have children yet and it is unclear what their plans are.

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It is unclear when their wedding will be

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It is unclear when their wedding will beCredit: Getty Images – Getty





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