Cheryl Tweedy's old emotions resurface with her ex-husband's wedding

The Girls Aloud star still pines for her former husband, who is now preparing to marry someone else 13 years after their marriage disaster.

Cheryl Tweedy Girls Aloud Marriage
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Cheryl Tweedy Girls Aloud Marriage

Cheryl Tweedy and Ashley Cole's romance was once the talk of the town. He was an esteemed footballer, and she was the pop sensation ruling the charts with Girls Aloud. The high-profile couple tied the knot in 2006, but their marriage faced tumultuous times and ended in divorce just four years later. Now, over a decade since their split, a source reveals that Cheryl is still not over her ex, as Ashley gets ready to marry his Italian model girlfriend, Sharon Canu.

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Cheryl Tweedy Girls Aloud Marriage David M. Benett

A picture-perfect love story

Cheryl is a multi-talented artist known for her musical career with Girls Aloud and her successful solo ventures. With Girls Aloud, she went on to achieve massive success, with a string of chart-topping hits like Sound of the Underground Love Machine, and The Promise. In addition to her music career, Cheryl ventured into the world of television. She became a prominent judge on talent shows like The X Factor and The Greatest Dancer.

On the other hand, Ashley Cole was one of the most celebrated footballers of his generation, playing for top clubs like Chelsea and Arsenal. He earned numerous accolades, including Premier League titles, FA Cups, and an impressive number of appearances for the English national team.

Marriage turned into disaster

Their love story began in the mid-2000s when Cheryl and Ashley found themselves drawn to each other's glamour and success. The dazzling singer and the football icon became an instant power couple, capturing the attention of fans and media alike. Their wedding at Highclere Castle in Berkshire was nothing short of a fairy tale, with the couple exchanging vows in front of a star-studded guest list and adoring fans.

Cheryl Tweedy Girls Aloud Marriage David M. Benett

As they embarked on their journey as a married couple, Cheryl and Ashley faced both highs and lows. Rumors of infidelity and disagreements led to cracks in their once picture-perfect marriage.

In 2010, Cheryl and Ashley announced their separation, and their divorce was finalized later that year.

After the divorce from Ashley Cole, Cheryl gave marriage another chance with French businessman Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini in 2014. The whirlwind romance resulted in a lavish wedding, but unfortunately, the marriage also ended in divorce after 18 months.

In 2016, Cheryl embarked on a high-profile romance with One Direction star Liam Payne. Together, they welcomed a son named Bear in March 2017. The birth of their child brought Cheryl immeasurable joy and fulfilment as a mother, but her romance with Liam faced its own set of trials. Despite their efforts to make it work, the couple parted ways in July 2018.

Fresh heartbreak after 13 years

A source close to Cheryl reveals the depth of emotions stirred by Ashley's upcoming nuptials. The source explains that 'Ashley has always been the love of Cheryl's life', and despite their separation, she has never truly moved on from their failed marriage. The source told OK! Magazine:

Ashley has always been the love of her life and she has never really got over it. His upcoming wedding has brought back a lot of emotions for her.

As Cheryl navigates her emotions surrounding Ashley Cole's upcoming wedding to Sharon Canu, Ashley is embracing a new chapter in his life. The former Chelsea defender and Italian model Sharon Canu have known each other for nearly a decade and are now ready to exchange vows in a romantic ceremony in Rome.

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The impending wedding has resurfaced old emotions for Cheryl, reminding her of the passionate yet ill-fated love they once shared. Despite moving on with other relationships and focusing on her career and motherhood, Cheryl's feelings for Ashley remain a deep-rooted part of her heart. The source told The Mirror:

Ashley’s gone the opposite way with a low-key wedding with Sharon. He’s moved on and wants the opposite of what he had with Cheryl.

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