Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez confirme their split; Mention they are ‘better as friends’

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have confirmed they called off their two-year engagement, saying they’re “better as friends.”

The couple revealed their breakup in a joint statement to the “Today Show” Shared on Thursday. “We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to remaining so,” they said. “We will continue to work together and support each other on our shared businesses and projects. We wish the best for each other and one another’s children. Out of respect for them, the only other comment we have to say is thank you to everyone who has sent kind words and support.”

lopez and Rodriguez got engaged while on vacation in the Bahamas on March 9, 2019. In an interview with Jimmy Fallon, the former baseball player said that he practiced the proposal three days in a row because he “wanted the sunset to be perfect.”