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Pregnant Shakira, 35, Tweeted this baby bump pic, saying: ‘I could have another nine months like this.’

The singer and Spanish footballer Gerard Pique, 25, are expecting their first child early next year.

Shakira, full name Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, has been dating Gerard Pique since early 2011.

She’s been cutting back on work commitments to concentrate on having a healthy pregnancy.

‘I’d like to thank my fans for their constant love and understanding,’ she says. ‘Big kiss!’

Read more celebrity Love Juice gossip in Now magazine dated 12 December 2012 – out now! 

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