Is Raheem Sterling Adopted? Who are His Parents, & Wife

Is Raheem Sterling Adopted? Who are His Parents, & Wife

Find out if Manchester City player Raheem Sterling is adopted, his marital status, and about his parents.

On Dec 8th, 1994 Raheem Sterling was born in Kingston, Jamaica. Raheem’s mother’s name was Mrs. Nadine Sterling and his father’s name is still unavailable. Sterling’s mom raised him single-handedly.

As the Manchester City Player was born in one of the most deprived areas on the entire island which was suffering from gun violence. Sterling’s childhood was very tough. However, he with the help of his family members made it out of there. As his fan base is increasing frequently, many want to know about his marital status, parents, and whether or not he is adopted.

Who are Raheem Sterling’s Parents?

When the footballer was just 9 years old his absent dad was murdered in an ambush and till now Sterling is haunted by his family tragedy. He was murdered in his own home in Kingston. Mrs. Nadine Sterling was an ex-hairdresser but after Raheem started to get famous, she quit her job.

The footballers’ mom wanted a better life and career for his son. Although there was a time when she couldn’t afford to take Sterling to England. She left him to her relatives so that she could manage to take him to England.

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                Raheem’s mom (Image Source: Lifebogger)

Although he had this tragedy in his life he didn’t leave playing football. In fact, according to his aunt, there came a point in his life when his relative could not buy a football, and instead, he had to practice with a juice carton.

Eventually, after all the effort of the footballer’s mom, he made it to England. And after he got the opportunity to rise to fame and fortune. Raheem helped the critical financial state, his family suffered, and now all of them have left Jamaica to the country of their choosing. This shows that the footballer never abandoned those who were there for him in his struggles.

Is Raheem Sterling Adopted?

When Mr.sterling was in Liverpool, he stayed with an elderly couple, Sandra and Reeves for three years. Raheem said in an interview that he remembers them and loved the times he spends with them.

Foster Parents
                         Foster Parents (Image Source: Dailymail)

He continued saying that the couple treated him like a grandson. Mr. Peter Reeves recalled the winger as being a quiet and shy kind of boy. Sterling’s Foster parents have made his fans confused over him being adopted. But the truth is that he is not adopted. You may like to know ‘Royals’ Singer Lorde Back With Weight Loss and ‘Solar Power’!!!

Who is Raheem Sterling’s wife?

Yes, he was married to a beautiful woman whose name is unavailable and had a daughter named Melody Rose. The couple got married shortly after being in a relationship in 2012.

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         Raheem Paige and son Thiago (Image source: Sportytell)

However, the couple split, following that he got back together with Paige Milian in 2015. Previously they had met while sterling was playing for Queen Park Ranger and she was working at JD Sports in 2010. After the couple got back together in 2017 Raheem and Milian had their first child and named him Thiago.

Then in 2018, they welcomed their second baby Thai-Cruz after this the player proposed Milian. The couple does tend to get married but their plans are reportedly been pushed back due to covid.

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