In their statement, Sofia and Joe shared that they “have made the difficult decision to divorce. As two people that love and care for one another very much, we politely ask for respect of our privacy at this time as we navigate this new phase of our lives.”
The outlet also heard from a source about the status of the couple’s Relationship.
“Sofia and Joe have been growing apart for a while now and are taking some distance from each other to contemplate their future,” that insider shared.
Vergara, 51, and Manganiello, 46, first met at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner in 2014.
Joe and Sofia were married in 2015 in Palm Beach, where many of her Modern Family co-stars were in attendance.
Sofia is celebrating her 51st birthday with friends on a getaway in Italy.