She's no WAG! Shakira films new video in Barcelona as boyfriend Gerard Pique heads to Euro 2012 semi-final after Spain victory
22:51 GMT, 23 June 2012
She was there to cheer on her footballer beau as he and his Spanish teammates romped to victory over Croatia and the Republic of Ireland.
But Shakira is not a woman to drop her life for her man and it was back to business for the singer today – even though it meant missing Gerard Pique's Euro 2012 quarter-final.
The Colombian pop star was snapped in Barcelona in Spain yesterday filming her new music video and looked absolutely sensational in a long gold dress as she sang down from a balcony.
Golden girl: Pop star Shakira looked sensational in her glittering frock as she filmed her new video in Barcelona
She was later seen being driven away back to her hotel or maybe Pique's home in the Catalan city and may have been in a hurry to catch some of the game.
Because hundreds of miles away in Donetsk in the Ukraine, Pique and the Spain national side were securing their place in the semi-finals after a 2-0 win over France.
If we hurry we might catch the highlights! Shakira is driven away from the shoot as her boyfriend Gerard Pique romped to victory with Spain over France in the Euro 2012 quarter-final
They won Great! Shakira looked happy, maybe having heard the final score
However, during this tournament, Shakira
has managed to mix business with pleasure and was lucky enough to be
able to record songs for her next album in Poland so she could be there
for her boyfriend of two years.
According to AFP, the 35-year-old was in the city of Gdansk from June 13 to 20 recording tracks at the Radio Gdansk studio – and they were only to happy to accommodate her.
Radio Gdansk President Lech Parell
said at first they didn't know it was Shakira, whose song Waka Waka
became FIFA's official theme for the 2010 World Cup, who wanted to book
Victorious: Gerard Pique gets the ball as he and his Spain teammates beat France 2-0 to secure a place in the Euro 2012 semi-final against Portugal
And he said when a booking conflict arose they realised who she was and made sure they could fit her in.
He said: 'At a certain point the information came up and so we stood on our heads and found some free time for Miss Shakira.
'Shakira is definitely a huge star, so yes we were certainly pleasantly surprised.'
Supportive: Shakira was snapped taking her seat for the game between Spain and Croatia on June 18
And he added that even though she was seen at the Spain games cheering on the team, she made sure her work came first.
He added: 'You could tell that here she wanted to completely remove herself from that climate and devote herself entirely to work. There were days when she worked until dawn.'
Waka Waka! She was also there to cheer on her man as Spain took on Ireland on June 14