RIO DE JANEIRO (July 8), AC Milan's striker, Alexander Pato married his girlfriend in a ceremony packed with celebrities and football stars.
Pato (19) married his girlfriend, Sthefany Brito, who is 3 years older, at a church in downtown Rio and held the wedding reception at the Copacabana Palace late Tuesday.
Kaka and former AC Milan player Cafu were among the players at the wedding, while several Brazilian celebrities were also among the nearly 500 guests, according to local media.
The 22-year-old Brito is a well-known soap opera actress in Brazil. She met Pato in January 2008 and since then Pato honors her by celebrating some of his goals using his hands to form a heart.
Brito is expected to live in Italy with Pato. The couple will honeymoon in Bora Bora, according to reports.