London (ANI): The latest flame of actor George Clooney is said to have dated football stars before she met him. Elisabetta Canalis, 30, an Italian model and actress, is said to have dated Fiorentina footie legend Christian Vieri, 35, and Parma hitman Reginaldo, 25.
Clooney, 48, and Canalis were both seen cruising the streets of Lake Como together during the actor"s annual Italian holiday. “It looks like things have gone from first to fifth gear in no time," the Daily Star quoted a source as saying.
“It was very romantic, with Elisabetta riding pillion. They were enjoying the sights of the lake and surrounding mountains. From what I saw, George was certainly admiring the scenery. You could say he was revved-up about the new lady in his life," the source added.
Story first published: Monday, August 3, 2009, 18:24 [IST]