Shakira and Gerard Pique with their children. File
The 45-year-old "Hips don't Lie" songstress plans to move to Miami with the couple's two sons and Pique will have them for 10 days each month plus during school holidays, the player's lawyer, Ramon Tamborero, said.
"It is not that one has won and another has lost, if anyone won it has been the children," he told AFP after the conclusion of the custody negotiations which lasted months.
In a surprise move Pique, 35, last week announced he was retiring from football.
The Barcelona defender broke down in tears on Saturday during a farewell speech at his final game at the club's Camp Nou stadium.
He also kicked a ball around on the pitch with his sons — Milan, nine, and Sascha, seven.
"We have signed an agreement that guarantees the well-being of our children and that it will be ratified in court," Shakira's representative said in a message jointly signed by the singer and Pique.
"Our sole objective is to provide them with the greatest security and protection, and we trust that their privacy will be respected," the statement added without providing further details.
Shakira and Pique announced their romantic relationship in 2011 but never married.
They met during the filming of the video for her infectious "Waka Waka," the official song of the 2010 World Cup, in which Pique made an appearance.
The couple, who had been living together for years on the outskirts of Barcelona, announced in June that they were separating.
Shakira, one of the biggest names in the global music industry, is facing trial in Spain for allegedly defrauding the tax office of 14.5 million euros ($14.5 million) on income earned between 2012 and 2014.
She told Elle magazine in September that the combination of her looming tax fraud trial, separation from Pique and her father's illness meant this was "the most difficult, darkest hours of my life."Agence France-Presse
The Barcelona defender was spotted with an unknown blonde woman at the Amazing Minds event in the capital. The photo of the duo went viral on social media.
And now a Brazilian model named Suzy Cortez dropped a bombshell by claiming that she had "received intimate messages" from the Catalan player.
Pique and Shakira, along with former England star David Beckham and pop singer Victoria Adams, are the most famous sports-art duo, so their personal lives receive a lot of media attention.
"We regret to confirm that we are separating,” the two said in a statement released by Shakira’s public relations firm. "For the well-being of our children, who are our highest priority, we ask that you respect our privacy. Thank you for your understanding.”
In a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles, attorneys for the band said a corporation that runs the online shop was conning consumers into believing the business had something to do with the rock band.
The massive success of the emirate's participation was also asserted by the thousands of pavilion visitors, who said that Sharjah’s diverse cultural events were the highlight of this year's event.
Eng. Azza Bin Sulaiman is an engineer and a politician; in 2015, she was appointed member of the United Arab Emirates Federal National Council (FNC). “Azza Bin Sulaiman invites the Emirati youth to self- discovery, self-definition and intellectual freedom,” Mergiu says.
The buyer of Beckmann's "Self-portrait Yellow-Pink” at the Grisebach auction house in the German capital wasn't identified. Bidding started at 13 million euros (about $13.7 million). Factoring in additional costs, the buyer will have to pay out 23.2 million euros.