Maurice Edu Wife Michelle Toledo: Married Life And Two Kids

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Maurice Edu and his wife Michelle Toledo share two kids, both sons, together.

Maurice Edu is an American former professional soccer player who currently works as a TV analyst.

Born on April 18, 1986, Edu attended the University of Maryland and played soccer for the college team from 2004 to 2006.

Later he played three years for the Maryland Terrapins and won the NCAA College Cup national championship.

Maurice Edu, A Former Soccer Player And A TV Analyst
Maurice Edu, A Former Soccer Player And A TV Analyst (Source: Instagram)

The California native declared his name for the MLS SuperDraft as a Generation Adidas player, forgoing his final year of college eligibility.

His professional soccer career started after Toronto selected Edu as the first overall pick in the 2007 MLS SuperDraft.

Later, he went on to play for teams like Toronto FC, Rangers, Stoke City, and Philadelphia Union.

Besides, he also represented US national soccer team at U23 and senior level.

Maurice Edu Wife Michelle Toledo

Michelle was born to her Mexican parents. Her mother’s name is Manuela Toledo, however, there has been no information regarding her father.

Michelle’s mother frequently posts pictures of her and her husband on her Instagram. But she has never mentioned his name. This could mean Michelle’s dad is away from social media.

Moving on with Maurice and Michelle’s love story, the couple met each other around the year 2015.

After dating for almost five years, Maurice finally gathered the courage to ask his girlfriend, Michelle, to marry him.

Maurice Proposing His Long Time Girlfriend, Michelle
Maurice Proposing His Long Time Girlfriend, Michelle (Source: Instagram)

On December 26, 2020, Edu took Michelle to the top of a hill from where the whole city was visible. He then went down on one knee and popped the question.

And as he has always been anticipating hearing, Michelle said, “It’s always been yes.”

However, the couple is not known to have tied the knot. But we could not be sure about that; they might have already married in a private ceremony without letting the world know.

Whether the pair got married or not, they share such a strong, loving relationship which is evident from their social media posts.

Maurice And Michelle Are Proud Parents of Two

Their relationship dates back to 2015, and after dating for about four years, Maurice and Michelle were blessed with their first child, Bryson Maurice Edu, on August 29, 2019.

The former soccer player announced the news via Instagram and expressed his joy to the world. He referred to his son as his greatest gift and blessing.

Additionally, he acknowledged that the birth of his son has changed his life for the better.

Maurice And Pregnant Michelle With Their Son, Bryson
Maurice And Pregnant Michelle With Their Son, Bryson (Source: Instagram)

The family of three was joined by a new member, another son, Rome Carter Edu, in June 2022.

With the birth of his second son, his elder son got a little brother and a life-long friend.

Currently, Maurice is busy with his TV analyst job, however, he still manages to make time for his wife and kids.

The Edu family seems to lead a happy life.



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