Real Madrid midfielder Eduardo Camavinga has become first football player to walk the runway for the luxury fashion house Balenciaga. The French international participated in Paris Fashion Week as part of Balenciaga’s 51st couture collection.
The star midfielder was joined on the runway by American socialite, model Kim Kardashian, singer Dua Lipa, model Bella Hadid, Naomi Campbell and actress Nicole Kidman. Balenciaga took to Twitter to post the 19-year-old’s picture from the fashion runway.
— Balenciaga (@BALENCIAGA) July 6, 2022
Eduardo Camavinga just became the first football player to walk for Balenciaga ✨ pic.twitter.com/fRvbzpiXWx
— VERSUS (@vsrsus) July 6, 2022
Eduardo Camavinga, who came as a substitute in Real Madrid’s Champions League final win over Liverpool, donned Balenciaga’s black blazer jacket and black pants as he walks in style on the fashion runway. He also shared various BTS clips on his Instagram stories and also received a gift from Balenciaga.
The French midfielder debuted for Rennes’ first-team at the age of 16 years, four months and 27 days and became the youngest player to feature for the French team. He joined Real Madrid from Rennes in August 2021 for £27million transfer fee and helped them win both the La Liga title and the Champions League.