Who is Joselu Mato’s wife? What’s his family relation with Dani Carvajal?

Dani Carvajal's twin sister, Melanie Canizares, is the wife of Joselu, who helped Real Madrid reach the UCL final once more.

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Joselu Mato's wife Melanie Cañizares

Joselu has won over both managers and fans with his skill, commitment, and versatility. His accomplishments have enhanced Spain’s illustrious football history and elevated him to a recognized position in the football community.

The Spanish forward recently became Real Madrid‘s hero. He helped the club reach the final of the 2023/24 UEFA Champions League after scoring a brace against Bayern Munich.

Who is Melanie Canizares?

There are rumors circulating that Dani Carvajal’s wife is the twin sister of Joselu’s wife Melanie Canizares. While Joselu wedded Melanie in 2016, Carvajal wed Daphne Caizares the previous year.

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Melanie is a fashion industry social media influencer with a substantial following. Meanwhile, her twin sister Daphne is married to Dani Carvajal, operates the event planning company Blue Weddings, and works as a model and flight attendant.

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During a recent news conference, Joselu talked about his bond with Dani Carvajal. He said:

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Dani Carvajal
Dani Carvajal | Credit : Getty Images

Carvajal hasn’t said too much about it, but you can imagine how excited his wife and my wife are about it. We shared a dressing room 11 or 12 years ago and we had a good relationship then and, obviously, an even closer one now. I hope I can celebrate many successes with him.”

Joselu and Melanie Caizares were married in 2016, but they had been dating for over a decade before that. Melanie and her sister Daphne are of Dutch descent, even though they were both born in Mallorca.

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Shyam Sharma who joined SPORTS BIG NEWS in 2021. Focuses on soccer – chiefly the Premier League, LaLiga, UEFA Champions League, Liga MX and MLS. On occasion, also covers American sports, general news and entertainment. Fascinated by the language of sport – particularly the under-appreciated art of translating cliché-speak.