Raheem Sterling’s fiancée Paige Milian shoved a woman out of the way who was twerking against the Manchester City star at his 25th birthday.
The Premier League ace was seen on video enjoying an intimate dance with a glamorous party-goer, who was grinding her hips against him as he bent her over.
But their moment in the spotlight didn’t last long as Paige quickly barged the woman aside so she could reclaim the rights to her man – and began twerking on him herself.
Raheem Sterling was seen twerking with a mystery woman at his 25th birthday party in Manchester last night
All was going well at the party until Sterling’s fiancee Paige Milian appeared to intervene and put an early stop to the dance between the star and his mystery dance partner
Once they had been broken up, mother-of-one Paige then began twerking with the footballer
Sterling and Paige were all smiles as they arrived earlier in the evening for the Great Gatsby-themed party at Manchester’s Hilton Hotel
A party-goer told MailOnline: ‘Paige saw the woman dancing with Raheem and marched straight over to intervene.
‘It was all good-natured, but she was marking her territory and then she started twerking with her man.’
England star Sterling was celebrating turning 25 with a Great Gatsby-themed party in Manchester at the Hilton Hotel on Sunday night.
He posed for photographs on arrival with Paige, who wore a glitzy floor length gown while Sterling came dressed in a cream suit.
The footballer proposed to former shop assistant Paige in 2018 with the couple reportedly planning on getting married next year.
A onlooker said Sterling, who lost the Manchester derby to United on Saturday, enjoyed the dance with a woman in a black dress until it was brought to an abrupt by his fiancee
Paige barged the woman out of the way on the dance floor before she started grinding on him
Paige gave birth to their son Thiago last year, and Sterling has a daughter, Melody Rose, from a previous relationship.
Raheem was joined at the party by a host of his fellow Man City stars including Brazilians Ederson, Fernandinho and Gabriel Jesus, English defenders John Stones and Kyle Walker and the club’s new signing Rodri.
Before the festivities began, Sterling received a birthday message from Paige, who wrote on Instagram: ‘HAPPY 25TH BIRTHDAYYYY BABE @sterling7 no need for a paragraph yuh done know how di ting go already. LOVE YOU MORE THAN YOU’LL EVER KNOW.’
Cute: Before the festivities began, Sterling received a candid happy birthday message from his partner
Good to his fans: The Nike athlete took to his own account to share a scrap book made by one of his young fans
Teammates: Raheem was joined at the party by a whole host of his fellow Man City stars including Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus
Close knit: Also there, and looking the part, were Fernandinho and Ederson with their partners
Gentleman: English defender Kyle Walker wore a royal green dinner jacket with straight cut suit trousers
Dapper: German midfielders Ilkay Gundogan and Leroy Sane may have got a bit confused with Peaky Blinders, but looked dapper nonetheless
She also shared a happy birthday message shared by his reps, Colossal Sports Management, and when inside the plush venue shared a sultry boomerang with another of the WAGS.
The Nike athlete took to his own account to share a scrap book made by one of his young fans.
The booklet, comprised of photos of the pair and important moments in the star’s careers, was made by Charlotte Tyers – whom Raheem is close to.
The glitzy bash comes after disappointment in the Manchester Derby when Raheem and his teammates lost to rivals Manchester United.
John Stones and Bernardo Silva arrived for the party in the plush rooftop bar looking the part