Vardy’s parents are Allison and John Miranda. Her father John used to clean windows in Norwich. She also has a sister named Esther Miranda. However, the sibling duo does not appear too close.
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Rebekah Vardy had an unpleasant childhood
Rebekah Vardy did not enjoy her childhood.
Source: Rebekah Vardy Instagram
Rebekah’s mother, Allison, divorced her husband while she was still a kid. Her mom went on to marry a radio presenter named Ian Nicolson. Rebekah subsequently moved to Witney, Oxfordshire with her mom and stepdad.
Speaking on the talk show Loose Women, Vardy opened up about her childhood. The model revealed she was sexually molested as a child from a family friend which began when she was merely 11 years old. Her life was a living nightmare as a troubled child.
To make matters worse, she was considered a ‘black sheep’ by most of her family. She was, in fact, kicked out of the house at 16 because of her constant fights as well as her drinking problem. Consequently, she began searching for jobs while staying at a friend’s house.
Vardy was briefly married to Mark Godden
Rebekah wedded her first husband Mark Godden in 2001.
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When she was 18, Rebekah carried high hopes of becoming a model. To pursue this dream, she began working as a barmaid in Witney. However, destiny had other plans for her and she ended up marrying Mark Godden.
Rebekah and Mark exchanged vows in 2001 in Mexico. Following 2 years of troublesome marriage, the couple decided to part ways in 2003. At the time Rebecca was rumored to have had an affair with singer Peter Andre which turned out to be the final nail in the coffin of their relationship.
Rebekah’s relationship affairs prior to bumping into Jamie; Any children?
Rebekah was married twice prior to meeting Jamie Vardy.
Source: Rebekah’s Instagram
Back in 2006, Rebekah gave birth to her first child, a daughter named Megan. There are no whereabouts of the father in the public media, while Rebekah prefers to keep this matter out of the spotlight as much as possible.
Sometime later, the reality star got close to a semi-pro footballer named Luke Foster. The couple dated for six years before getting engaged. They even share a son named Taylor. However, just like her previous relationships, it inevitably ended.
In November 2017, the former model revealed to The Sun she ‘survived hell with cheating, car killing ex-husband’. She was talking about her second husband Steve Clarke who she met sometime in 2005. Clarke was her boss at a timeshare company. Rebekah married Steve while she was pregnant with her first child Megan from another man.
Third time’s the charm? Rebekah is currently married to husband Jamie Vardy
Rebekah Vardy is currently married to Leicester City star Jamie Vardy.
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After a failed career in modeling, Rebekah began managing events. This turned out to be a massive blessing as she met football star Jamie Vardy in 2014 while she was planning his 27th birthday party.
The duo began dating some time later. They welcomed their first child, a daughter named Sofia Vardy in November 2014. Following two years of dating endeavors, the couple decided to tie the knot in 2016.
The entire Vardy family.
Source: Vardy’s Instagram
The wedding was held at Peckforton Castle in Cheshire. Alongside his Leicester teammates, the guest list was star-studded with names like Louis Tomlinson from One Direction, Serge of rock band Kasabian, and rapper Tinchy Strider.
In January 2017, the duo welcomed their second child, a son named Finley Jaiden Vardy. Meanwhile, Jamie shares a daughter named Ella Vardy from his previous marriage with Emma Daggett. The entire family lives together along with the four children.
The former model’s life changed for the better after meeting Vardy
Rebekah’s life has changed drastically after meeting the English football star Jamie Vardy.
The reality star’s younger years weren’t kind to her as she faced a troubled childhood. Despite this, she remained unfazed and set her mind to pursue a career in modeling. However, she was not fortunate enough to land much success in this field.
Luckily for Rebekah, her failures soon took a turn for the better after she bumped into Jamie. Following her marriage to the English striker, she began a brand new career as an event manager, running promotions across England. Moreover, she now serves as the director of her husband’s academy set-up that helps non-league players receive coaching and guidance.
A quick glance at Rebekah’s job/occupation/career
Rebekah Vardy was a part of ‘I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here’ in 2017.
Source: Vardy’s Insta
Rebekah was a bar lady in Witney, Oxfordshire when she was just 17 years old. A year later she landed promotions working in and around London.
During her relationship with former fiance Luke Foster, she owned a clothing store with him which unfortunately got closed down. Later in 2010, she began working as an event manager. Since then, her career kept heading in an upward trajectory.
Rebekah was appointed the director of V9 Training Academy in 2015, a year after meeting Jamie. Besides, she’s made several appearances on TV, most notably on talk shows like Good Morning Britain and Loose Women.
Vardy also featured in the reality series I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here in 2017. She later criticized numerous aspects of the show for being scripted and fake.
Rebekah is pregnant with her fifth child
Rebekah Vardy is pregnant with her third child together with Jamie.
Jamie and Rebekah are awaiting their third child together while this will be the fifth for Rebekah. As per The Sun in late August 2019, the reality star reportedly shared the delightful news to her friends and family.
Vardy’s wife is expected to give birth sometime in 2020.
Wayne Rooney’s wife Coleen accused Rebekah of leaking stories to the British paper ‘The Sun’
On 9th October 2019, Coleen Rooney – the wag of English football star Wayne Rooney – claimed to have caught Rebekah of leaking her private information to The Sun.
Coleen Rooney accused Rebekah Vardy of leaking stories to the press.
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Coleen apparently performed a sting operation, putting up fake info about her personal life in her private Instagram account allowing viewing access to only one person without their knowledge, someone she had suspected for a long time.
Vardy, meanwhile, denied her involvement in leaking those stories claiming someone else might have had access to her password.
Rebekah denied her involvement in leaking stories to The Sun.
Source: Rebekah Vardy Instagram
The Sun has neither confirmed nor denied Rebekah as their source. However, they admit all their stories could have been fabricated. Other media outlets like MailOnline, the Mirror, and Metro who had rewritten the original stories from The Sun have now heavily edited their articles or completely removed them.