The former sportsman revealed the exciting news to his friend Piers Morgan on Good Morning Britain on Tuesday (24Nov15). The couple's child is due to arrive on Christmas Day (25Dec15).

The couple wed in 2007 and became first-time parents in 2010 when son Dylan was born.

The former Liberty X star's child won't be the only celebrity baby born around Christmas Day - Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's second child is also due on 25 December (15).