VRT sports journalist Karl Vannieuwkerke (47) and his wife Ellen Daems (49) a few months ago put an end to their marriage. That is confirmed to het Nieuwsblad.
The marriage between Karl Vannieuwkerke and Ellen Daems has almost eighteen years. A concrete reason for the break is not there. Vannieuwkerke and his wife would had grown apart. The couple has two children, Jef (14) and Marte (13). Since Vannieuwkerke and his wife are in good terms from each other are gone, they are both responsible for the upbringing of their children.
Karl Vannieuwkerke, known as a presenter on Sporza and Play Sports of Telenet, would rather not comment on the breakup. He is always discreet remained about his marriage. In 2014 came to Ellen quite a bit more in the foreground when Vannieuwkerke on his Facebook page the opening announced of the bed & breakfast Flemish Fields that are woman in the West-Flemish Beerst would run; that bed & breakfast manages them still.
In the interviews that Vannieuwkerke the past few years, came with his wife Ellen only sporadically discussed. When the sports journalist the end of 2014 for one time extensively about his fight against speekselklierkanker spoke, he told that his wife was on holiday in Portugal had noticed that the right side of his face swollen seemed.
Also when Karl Vannieuwkerke in 2015 for a piece of his soul left look in the One program The House, he kept his family out of harm’s way and it was more about his health and his outlook on life.