AFL star Lance ‘Buddy’ Franklin and TV personality wife Jesinta have announced that they are expecting their first child together.

The couple made the announcement on Jesinta’s health app.

“My husband and I are so incredibly excited and overjoyed to announce that we have a baby on the way,” she said.

“The journey to get here hasn’t been easy and this little life is the greatest gift and we feel truly blessed and grateful that we will have a little angel of our own.”

“We have both dreamt of this for a long time and whilst the 2.5 years have been physically and emotionally challenging, there’s nothing we would change as its brought us to this beautiful moment.”


“The immense love we already have for our baby is indescribable and we cant wait to meet our little miracle.”

Congratulations to the gorgeous couple!

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