The term "WAGs" was coined by the British tabloid media to describe the wives and girlfriends of famous soccer players. Now that the World Cup is in full swing, most of the world’s WAGs have descended upon South Africa to show their support for their men...and to show off their bangin’ bodies.
10. Alex Curran
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Alex Curran is one of the leading WAGs of the England national football team. The 27-year-old is married to Steven Gerrard who plays for Liverpool. Curran has been described as an “uber-WAG” by the British tabloids and has capitalized on her fame by working as model, fashion columnist, and fragrance entrepreneur. In 2007 she launched her first perfume called “Alex,” which quickly became a bestseller.
9. Alena Seredova
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Alena is a Czech model living and working in Italy. She is currently living with the Italian national football goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon. In 1998 Alena was the Czech Republic’s representative in the Miss World beauty pageant. Alena placed fourth. Ironically Alena’s last name means “ugly person” in Czech. The far-from-ugly Alena has appeared on the covers of the European editions of Penthouse and Playboy. She also owns the Italian lingerie company Baci e Abbracci.
8. Bethany Dempsey
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Bethany is married to U.S. midfielder Clint Dempsey. The 26-year-old is a educational psychologist. She rose to widespread fame in the United States after posing in nothing but body paint for the 2010 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue as part of their World Cup wives feature. This was Dempsey's first time modeling and it took over 15 hours to apply the body paint.
7. Yolanthe Cabau Van Kasbergen
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The Dutch love Yolanthe Cabau van Kasbergen. The 25-year-old, who is dating Dutch player Wesley Sneijder, has been voted “Sexiest Babe of the Year” three times by readers of the Dutch version of FHM magazine. The model, television presenter, and actress was born in Spain on the party island Ibiza. Her incredibly long name is a result of the Spanish custom of combining both parents' names.
6. Sarah Brandner
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Sarah Brandner is the live-in girlfriend of German midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger. Sarah is a model who has lived and worked in Milan and New York. The 20-year-old was recently featured in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue as part of their World Cup WAGs special. In the saucy shot she wears the German jersey painted on her naked body.