Rafael Nadal's fears over starting family with wife before pregnancy

By sayyad

sportstown FC

Last month, Rafael Nadal declared at a conference in Mallorca that he was expecting his first child with his wife.

It's been 17 years of their marriage.

Nadal last time expressed concern about having children before his retirement.

He married his childhood sweetheart mery, after 15 years of relationship.

They had met when they were children and began seriously dating in 2005.

Speaking to a Spanish outlet in 2020, Rafael showed his worries about starting a family too soon.

He said: I'm going to have children.

"But there was an issue, he thought he'll have children when he retire.

But my career kept extending.

This comes later Rafael disclosed that he and Mery are expecting their first child.