5. Will Carling – Princess Diana
The most famous of all the rugby/celebrity relationships.
They became close after meeting at an early morning fitness class. Worried ex-footballer Gary Lineker warned his married pal: “This woman is trouble”, but Will did not listen.
We’re catching up with Masterchef Professionals and it’s the one at Twickenham.— DG (@donna_gallers) December 13, 2017
Explaining who Will Carling is to 9yo & mentioned his affair with Princess Diana like I’m working for The Express or something. pic.twitter.com/QP5zwwkvwQ
Carling, now 51, has always denied an affair, insisting recently: “I was a good friend to her for a period of time, and that was it.”
Okay Will, we believe you. Mate dates they were.
6. Mike Tindall – Zara Phillips
Former English rugby player Tindall is married to Zara Phillips, a grandchild of Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth II.