After four years of engagement, Christine Bleakley and Frank Lampard are finally ready to say "I do".The couple are reportedly set to tie the knot in just ten days' time, with a romantic pre-Christmas ceremony at The Arts Club in London.The star-studded guest list is set to include Frank's former England teammates John Terry, Rio Ferdinand and Wayne Rooney as well as his former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho.Meanwhile Christine is thought to have invited Susanna Reid and her former that it will be an "intimate affair" and they want to keep their big day as private as possible.
The Ed Sheeran has been asked to perform at the couple's wedding reception "Ed is keen but already has something in the diary that day, so he is trying to move things around in order to make it," the source said.Christine and Frank have been dating since 2009 and got engaged in 2011."Christine and Frank have had the date set for a while but have been trying to keep it under wraps," the source said."They want it to be an intimate affair and have only invited close friends and family." The couple have also reportedly invited a very special entertainer to perform – Ed Sheeran.
In 2014, he was released by Chelsea after 13 years of service.Lampard then joined New York City FC on a two-year deal, in preparation for the club's Major League Soccer debut in 2015, as a free transfer, but would play for Manchester City in the meantime.