Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson is getting married! The former NFL player got down on one knee and asked his girlfriend: Sharelle Rosadoto marry him on Saturday (January 7).
Rosado gave him an emotional “yes” followed by a hug. She told later PEOPLE That this is “the next step of [their] nice trip together.”
And Ochocinco, who proposed in Miami, made sure about 20 friends and relatives witnessed the moment.
Sharelle initially seemed to think Chad was joking, given his usual idiotic antics. But Johnson was not. But to get her to the venue, he reportedly told her it was an early celebration of his 45th birthday, which he brought in today (Jan. 9). He took out the box with light illuminating the ring, and Sharelle let the tears of joy flow! Per PEOPLE, he slipped a 7.5-carat oval-cut engagement ring onto Sharelle’s left hand.
“I am really shocked, I have no words for words. This was absolutely beautiful, and to see my family and friends here to celebrate our love really did it for me,” Sharelle shared. PEOPLE.
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Their engagement comes more than a year after they welcomed their first child and daughter together, Serenity, on January 2, 2022.
Serenity was Sharelle’s fourth and Ochocinco’s eighth.