Last Updated: March 9th 2021, 8:09 pm

Axel Witsel Wife - Rafaella Szabo Witsel

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Axel Witsel is one of the most famous Belgian players, who impressed everyone when he was part of Zenit Saint Petersburg.


In 2018, Witsel decided that it is time for a new adventure in his professional career and after he spent five years with Zenit, the Belgian moved to Borussia Dortmund.


Witsel's football career is full of great accomplishments, as he helped the Belgian national team reach the third place in the 2018 tournament, but his personal one is also as interesting as his professional one.


Who is Axel Witsel's wife?

Axel Witsel is married to his long-term partner Rafaella Szabo Witsel.


Axel and Rafaella started dating when they were still in their twenties and they have been together ever since then.


Axel Witsel and Rafaella Szabo's love story began in 2008, when she was still in college.


In 2015, after many years of dating and despite the rumours that they have split as Witsel had an affair with Analicia Chaves, the couple got married in a lavish wedding ceremony.


Analicia Chaves, who is the former lover of Karim Benzema, and Witsel had an affair in 2013.


Who is Rafaella Szabo Witsel?

Rafaella Szabo gained most of her popularity due to her relationship with the famous Borussia Dortmund and the Belgian international, Axel Witsel.


Despite being mostly known as the WAG of Witsel, Rafaella is also a photographer.


Now let's dig in deeper into Rafaella Szabo Witsel's biography and learn more about her.


Rafaella Szabo Witsel Bio

Rafaella Szabo was born on March 31, 1990, so her age is 31.


According to her birthday, Rafaella's zodiac sign is Aries, which means that she is bold and ambitious.


The people born under the sign of Aries are also very passionate, motivated, and confident leaders, who build community with their determination.


Rafaella Szabo was born in Brasov, Romania, meaning that her nationality is Romanian, but she has a Belgian citizenship, as she has lived there almost her whole life.


Rafaella Szabo Witsel Education and Career

Rafaella is not only extremely beautiful, but she also got the brains.


She studied at Hautes Ecoles, but she also went to college Saint Martin Seraing.


Witsel also studied Medicine at Université de Liège.


But she chose a completely different profession than what she studied for, as Rafaella developed a strong love for photography.


Now Rafaella's job is as a photographer and she has her own company called RawHighlights, which specialises in baby photography.


Rafaella Szabo Witsel Net Worth

It is reported that Rafaella Szabo Witsel's net worth is around $1- $5 Million, which is not bad for a woman at her age.


Axel Witsel's net worth is at a completely different level, as it is reported to be around €30 Million.


Rafaella Szabo Witsel Social Media

Rafaella is among the WAGs that have a great influence on their fan base.


We can easily say that Rafaella Szabo is a true Instagram star with the whooping 67K followers.


She loves to post teasing snaps to keep her audience engaged with her life, but she also loves to post lovely pictures of her children.


You can check Rafaella Szabo Witsel's Instagram here.


Rafaella is also very active on Facebook, which you can check here.


Rafaella Szabo Witsel and Axel Witsel's Children

Rafaella and Axel have two children together and their third is on the way.


On April 1, 2015, Rafaella gave birth to the couple's first child, a daughter, Maï-Li Witsel.


Interesting fact about Rafaella is that she shares the same birthday with her second daughter, Evy Witsel, who was born on March 31, 2017.