RIO Ferdinand has posted a loved-up picture with girlfriend Kate Wright as they gear up to spend their first Christmas together.
The former footballer shared a shot of himself with his arms wrapped around the Towie star during a night out at his restaurant in Manchester.
Instagram Rio Ferdinand enjoyed a night out with girlfriend Kate Wright
In the image, which was captioned ‘Cheeky night out with this one ❤️ #Rosso’, Kate and Rio couldn’t have looked happier as they grinned broadly.
Not surprisingly the picture went down very well with his fans, who are delighted that he has found love again following the tragic death of his wife and mother of his three children Rebecca Ellison in 2015.
As many branded them 'couples goals', one person wrote: “Sooo happy for u”, while another commented: “Happy for you mate rio!”
And someone else remarked: “Aw, what a gorgeous couple you make ♥️♥️ Wishing you Every happiness together xxx”
Instagram Kate looked amazing in a pair of over-the-knee boots Instagram Kate enjoyed a festive night out with her pals
It comes just days after Kate and Rio made their first public appearance as a couple as he launched his new FIVE collection with Sports Direct last week.
The pair couldn't keep their eyes off each other as they laughed and smiled while posing on the red carpet at the event in London.
They have been dating since February and confirmed their relationship in July.
Kate laughed as Rio clutched her hand and held her close as they smiled for waiting photographers.
She recently opened up to friends about her relationship with Rio.
Kate Wright and Rio Ferdinand were the look of love as they made their first red carpet appearance last week
The couple have been dating since February
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