Eben Etzebeth pens sweet birthday tribute to wife Anlia. Images via Instagram @sarietydskrif @anliastar.

‘Happy birthday my vrou’: Springboks’ Eben Etzebeth to wife Anlia

Springboks lock Eben Etzebeth penned a sweet birthday tribute to his wife Anlia as she celebrated her birthday on 24 March.


Eben Etzebeth pens sweet birthday tribute to wife Anlia. Images via Instagram @sarietydskrif @anliastar.

Springbok player Eben Etzebeth wished his beautiful wife Anlia a happy birthday via a short and sweet Instagram post on Friday 24 March.

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New bride Anlia, formerly vans Rensburg and now Etzebeth, celebrated her birthday on 24 March. The singer’s husband, Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth took to Instagram to pen a sweet birthday tribute to her. Take a look…

“HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY VROU🥳. Our 1st birthday as husband & wife. Love you ❤️,” he wrote.

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The Getroud Met Rugby star Anlia married Etzebeth on Saturday 4 February at the La Paris estate in Franschhoek, Western Cape. Anlia and Springbok lock met in Melkbosstrand, a coastal village north of Cape Town, in October 2021 – according to The Citizen. Just five months later, the Springbok player popped the question and the singer said yes! 

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It’s been a year since Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth proposed to his now-wife Anlia in 2022. Etzebeth seems to have wanted to celebrate the engagement anniversary with his new bride, but had to settle for captain Siya Kolisi instead.

Siya shared a photo of the pair’s “date night” on Instagram on 23 March. Take a look…

“Date night ❤️ @ebenetzebeth4,” he captioned the post.

The rugby star then took to his Instagram Story to reveal that it’s been a year since he proposed to Anlia. Take a look…

“A year ago I got engaged to @anliastar, this year dinner with you,” he wrote.

Eben Etzebeth and Siya Kolisi’s ‘date night’. Image via Instagram @ebenetzebeth4.

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