One of Miss Universe Philippines 2022 Celeste Cortesi's *biggest* fans is none other than her boyfriend, Mathew Custodio! A few days after the coronation night, he took to Instagram to express how proud he is of his "queen". "To see you with the Crown on that stage gave us all extreme chills.. you were stunning! On behalf of everyone else that had known her before she began the official journey for the Miss Universe; we’ve always known she was bound for the Crown," he wrote. "You are a magical human being and you were raised to do GOOD things. You didn’t have to be a panelist nor a front row judge to see that she possesses the attributes of a true, regal Queen." Aww!
We're sure you're curious to know more about the love of Celeste's life! Here's everything you need to know about Mathew Custodio:
He's an athlete.
Mathew is a football player for the Azkals, the Philippines' national football team. Prior to that, he was also a part of the De La Salle Football team.Continue reading below ↓Recommended Videos
Aside from being a football player, he's also a part-time model.Continue reading below ↓
The 24-year-old was raised by his Pinay mom.Continue reading below ↓
He isn't shy about showing the *universe* that he's head over heels for his lady.
On Instagram, Mathew penned the sweetest message for Celeste as they celebrated their anniversary in August 2021: "I've been so into you since the first time we met, 3 years ago., despite the uncertain circumstances we were always put through, we never gave up on what we could make of us., and this month marks the first year we took the leap together. best decision. you're my light and I'm lucky to have you by my side... always. to the many more years. I love you buubear."Continue reading below ↓
He loves to travel.
Just like his lover, Mathew loves exploring the Philippines. His IG grid is filled with beach pics!Continue reading below ↓Continue reading below ↓
He's a pet lover!
Mathew and Celeste are proud parents to two fur babies, Dolce and Chanel.Continue reading below ↓