Inside Pienaar's Moroccan wedding

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As we reflect on a wonderful year for many South African footballers, Everton legend Steven Pienaar undoubtedly had one of the most scenic weddings of 2021. Here is a look at some of the scenes from the spectacular event. 

Weddings are a celebration of love and the coming together of two families who mutually agree on the union of two individuals. 

‘Schillo’ Pienaar and his wife Awa tied the knot in a beautiful Moroccan-themed wedding, which was a jaw-dropper as it left a strong impression due to the fact that it was unexpected. Here's why:

Scroll through the above to see some glimpses into Steven and Awa Pienaar's wedding

A beautiful blend of culture

Having spent the majority of his playing career overseas, the Johannesburg-born legend has experienced a diverse range of cultures as that is usually the case for well-travelled individuals.

While we cannot confirm whether or not his wife Awa is of Moroccan descent, the theme of the wedding was something quite special as it had rich textiles and hanging decor, which are key details right out of the desert country.

With the wedding said to be held in Spain, the former Ajax Amsterdam playmaker had a luxurious backdrop of the ocean in between mountains. It was something taken straight out of a movie!

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The 39-year-old former maestro has plied his trade across three countries in Europe, including the Netherlands, Germany, and England. 

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