Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Who is Liverpool player’s Little Mix fiancée Perrie Edwards, their net worth and age?

The Liverpool FC midfielder’s engagement to the Little Mix star was announced on Instagram on Saturday.

Whilst Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s future on the pitch is in murky waters as rumours suggest he could leave Jurgen Klopp’s red men this season - whether it be on loan or on a permanent basis -  his future off-the-pitch is looking far more certain.

This comes after some groundbreaking news concerning the midfielder’s personal relationship with girlfriend Perrie Edwards.

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The pair have been in a long term relationship for six years, but now it looks like they are ready to tie the knot.

Ms Edwards - who is now Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s fiancee - announced that the couple are now engaged to be married.

Here is everything you need to know about the Little Mix member and X Factor winner, as well as how the engagement occurred.

Who is Perrie Edwards and how old is she?

Part of Little Mix, alongside fellow South Tynesider Jade Thirlwall, Perrie has had huge success. As well as millions of record sales, the band has racked up countless awards including Best British Single for "Shout Out to My Ex" at the 2017 Brit Awards and they won Best British Video for "Woman Like Me" at the 2019 Brit Awards. They have also received several other awards during their career, including three MTV Europe Music Awards, two Teen Choice Awards and two Glamour Awards. Little Mix appeared on Debrett's 2017 list of the most influential people in the UK.

Perrie Edwards is an English singer and songwriter born in South Shields, a small coastal town located in South Tyneside near Newcastle.

Ms Edwards is popularly known for being a part of Little Mix - one of the most successful girl bands of all time having sold over 65 million records worldwide.

As part of the group that brought you successful singles such as ‘Shout out to My Ex’, ‘Black Magic’, ‘Heartbreak Anthem’ and many more, the 28-year-old won talent competition X Factor in 2011.

The band confirmed that following their groundbreaking tour in 2022, each of the three-remaining members would take a break and begin solo projects.

One of the projects for Ms Edwards is owning a new up-and-coming clothing brand called Disora, which sells hoodies, t-shirts, sweatshirts and much more.

When did Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Perrie Edwards get engaged?

Together since 2016, Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and musical superstar Perrie Edwards have been together since 2016.

The pair announced the next stage of their relationship on Saturday, 18 June by posting a collection of amazingly photographed images of the proposal, showcasing Mr Oxlade-Chamberlain down on one knee with a beautiful sunset backdrop.

The Instagram post read: “Last night (Friday, 17 June) the love of my life got down on one knee and I said….YES!”

Her fellow Little Mix band members - Jade Thirwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock - were some of the first people to react to the news.

Do they have kids together?

The pair have one child together so far in the six-year-long relationship - a little boy called Axel, who was born Saturday, 21 August 2021.

Both Ms Edwards and her footballer other-half initially announced the pregnancy in May 2021.

Perrie Edwards debuted her baby bump, along with fellow Little Mixer Leigh-Anne Pinnock who is in a relationship with QPR footballer Andre Gray, at the BRIT Awards.

What is their combined net-worth?

Net-worth is the value of assets that an individual, business or organisation owns, minus any potential liabilities.

According to Celebrity net-worth, Perrie Edwards is worth a combined £7.4 million, whilst Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is said to have a value of £10.7 million.

This puts the couple’s combined net worth at £18 million.