[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n an endearing incident, Venezuelan striker Eduard Bello redefined ‘goal celebration’ by taking it to a new level, when he proposed his girlfriend while basking in the glory of a scoring strike.
After scoring a goal, the 23-year-old footballer ran towards the stadium, with a ring and proposed his girlfriend, Gabriela Britovz.
Football fans inside the stadium were astonished by the Bello’s style of jollification and the fans from the opposition also clapped for the couple. After receiving a round of applause from the fans Bello went back to the ground while Britivz showed off her present.
Before doing the stunt Bello had taken permission from the authorities.
As for the proposal, I had been thinking about it for a long time but I hadn’t been able to do it. I had the authorisation of the club executives and my coach because I knew I would be booked. Thanks to God everything came out in the best possible way.” Bello quoted as saying in media reports.
Eduard Alexander Bello Gil is a Venezuelan professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for the Chilean club Antofagasta and his girlfriend Gabriela Britovz is a professional beach volleyball player.