- Carolina Baldini was married to Diego Simeone for 20 years until their messy divorce in 2010
- The model has openly spoken about the divorce and claimed that it was her decision to end it, while her 54 years old ex also claimed to have pushed for the divorce
- The mother of 3 allegedly cheated on her ex more than once
There is always a thing that sets Carolina Baldini as a woman who could easily make heads turn. Maybe her marriage of 20 years to football manager Diego Simeone “El Cholo” and their high-profile divorce. It could also be her being the mother of football players Giovanni, Gianluca, and Giuliano; or maybe her career as an Argentine model.
Whatever the case, she still has managed to find a way to place herself in the position of a controversial celebrity.
She was Accused of Having an Affair Outside of Her Marriage to Diego Simeone
According to reports, Carolina had an extramarital affair with a lifeguard while she was still married to Cholo. It has been revealed that her ex chose their family and the happiness of the children over the said affair.
However, it was further alleged that afterward, she continued seeing the man that she was earlier accused of being involved with. The second time, however, she supposedly went to Mexico with him with Simeone’s money.
Carolina Baldani Allegedly Broke the Family Code
Cholo would have wanted their divorce to remain private but Carolina preferred something different. On several occasions, she granted interviews and spoke about the failure of the 20-year-old marriage.
For speaking about the marriage for more than a decade after it ended, the ex and Argentine football manager became furious and addressed her on the need to drop the talk. He further expressed his regret about how he was often the person trying to protect their children.
He also claimed that she broke a family code by dragging them into interviews and exposing private details.
To curb the situation, her ex was said to have sent her a note demanding she put an end to it.
There are 2 Different Sites to How Her Marriage Ended
According to the model through an interview, her marriage ended because she took the decision.
Her ex on the other hand refuted the claim while alleging that it was his decision to call it quits.
Regardless of their different stories about the end of the marriage ended on good terms.
Other Interesting Facts About The Controversial Carolina and Her Family
Her Ex-Husband is the Highest-Paid Football Manager in Europ
Diego, the ex-husband of Carolina is said to be the highest-paid manager in Europe with a monthly salary of about 3.3 million euros as the manager of Atletico Madrid from 2011 until his contract will expire in 2021.
Other highest-paid managers in football include Pep Guardiola, Antonio Conte, and Jose Mourinho.
His net worth is estimated at $130 million. His major source of wealth is football. He began his career as a football player before venturing into managing in 2006 with Racing Club.
All of Her Children are Established Football Players
All 3 of Carolina’s children from her marriage to Diego are professional football players.
1. Giovanni Simeone was a Top Scorer in 2015
Her first son Giovanni Simeone (El Cholito) was born on July 5 1995 and has played football for several teams, including the Argentina National team in 2015, 2016, and 2018.
The 28 years old also played for River Plate, Banfield, Genoa, Fiorentina, and Cagliari, and joined Hellas Verona in 2021. In his career, Giovanni became the top scorer at the 2015 South American Youth Football Championship among other accolades.
2. Gianluca Simeone Baldini
The second child of Carolina is Gianluca Simeone Baldini. He was born on July 23, 1998.
After his youth career, he joined River Plate in 2018 and played for several other teams before joining CD Ibiza in 2020.
3. Giuliano Simeone Baldani Joined Atletico Madrid in 2022
The 20 year old is the last child of Carolina Baldini was born on December 18, 2002, in Rome. By the time he was 8, his parent’s marriage had already ended.
Regardless, his talent in football continued to dominate several other things. Like his brother, he played for River Plate and Atletico Madrid as a youth.
2022 came with a new career for the Baldini’s son with a career in Atletico Madrid after a career with Atletico Madrid B in 2021.
Where is Carolina Baldini Now?
The former wife of Diego reportedly returned to modeling after their divorce. She mostly reached the media through interviews and most especially after she spoke about her marriage to Diego earlier in 2022.
Apart from that, the said controversial Baldini also returned to her career in modeling.
Although there is barely any information about her love life, her ex is currently married to Carla Pereyra and they share 2 daughters, Francesca Simeone and Valentina Simeone.