Jamaica and Bayer Leverkusen forward Leon Bailey is now a father.
It is understood that Bailey’s girlfriend, Stephanie Hope, gave birth to a boy.
Bailey has been absent for the German Bundesliga side for the last two games, prompting the club to clarify that he was not injured but away preparing for the birth.
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You’re like a missing puzzle piece that I’ve finally found. You’ve helped every aspect of my life to fall into place. From the first day we met, you’ve always had my six & for that I’m so grateful to have you in my life. There is no gift or words that can truly describe the way I feel about you. But I just want to let you know on this special day a queen was born, thank you for bringing out the best in me. Continue being the most sweet, generous, loving, caring, ambitious, smart & amazing person I know. HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY LOVE!! 👸🏽💃🏽🎉🎊❤️
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