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Axelle Despiegelaere

Axelle Despiegelaere during the Group H match of the 2014 World Cup between Belgium and Russia at The Maracana Stadium on June 22, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Images of Axelle Despiegelaere flooded the internet as hoards of social media users coveted her beauty - prompting French cosmetics company L'Oreal to make an approach for the 17-year-old during the summer transfer window. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Belgian World Cup fan Axelle Despiegelaere photos go viral

Yahoo Sports

It has been a busy few days for 17-year-old Belgian soccer fan Axelle Despiegelaere. On June 22, 2014, she was photographed along with other fans in the crowds at the Belgium vs. Russia match in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The stunning teen's photogenic appeal earned so much attention that, on July 9, the she was offered a modeling contract with L'Oreal. However, a Facebook image then emerged of her on a hunting trip in Africa and L'Oreal (coincidentally?) announced that her "contract has now been completed."

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