Patrick Mahomes and Fiancée Brittany Matthews Reveal Sex of Baby on the Way

Patrick Mahomes is going to be a girl dad!

On Wednesday, the NFL quarterback, 25, and his fiancée Brittany Matthews announced the sex of their baby on the way via a video montage of their confetti-filled outdoor gathering, which saw the couple have friends and family take part through a video call.

Mahomes and Matthews, 25, wore all white in the clip as they waited for their adorable dogs to walk along a white carpet to reveal blue or pink paint on their paw prints — and it was pink! The couple smiled as they embraced their pets and posed for pictures to celebrate the news.

"Baby Girl 💕💕," the mom-to-be captioned the post on Instagram. "P.s- Yes, my dogs walked down a run way with pink paws for the reveal 🤩😍" Mahomes shared the same video to his page, writing simply: "My ❤️"

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Matthews announced that she is expecting back on Sept. 29 with an Instagram post featuring two photos with her fiancé, in which she held up a sonogram as Mahomes hugged her belly. "Mom & Dad, taking a small detour to the wedding❤️," she wrote at the time.

The athlete shared a close-up photo of the sonogram to his own Instagram feed, captioning the post with a red heart emoji.

The longtime couple — who began dating in their teens — got engaged earlier that month, when Mahomes popped the question following the Chiefs' Super Bowl ring ceremony and one day after Matthews' birthday.

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When asked on The Drive last month whether he was hoping for a son or daughter, Mahomes said, "No, I'm just super excited to hopefully have a healthy baby and someone I'll be able to love for the rest of my life."

As for what this year has taught him on a personal level, Mahomes responded, "I think it's just about growing up, about having the responsibility and evolving as a family."

"I think we've done that — me and Brittany, and the people around me — and I'm just excited for the future ahead of being able to keep building and keep becoming a better person for my family and this world," the dad-to-be said.

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