There was no mistaking the couple's happiness as they released doves into the air, gazing lovingly at each other, after the service in Tuscany, Italy.
Midfielder Wesley - who was seen by millions wiping away a tear at Soccer City in South Africa following his side's loss to Spain – couldn't have looked prouder of his bride.
Yolanthe, considered one of the most glamorous screen faces in the Netherlands, was breathtakingly radiant as she drew up in a horse-drawn carriage.
For her big day she had picked out an extravagant, tiered satin affair that wouldn't have been out of place in a fairytale.
Adding the finishing touch was a lace-edged veil and train, atop her long brunette locks. In her hand she carried a tasteful posy of ivory-coloured roses.
The ceremony in the Church of San Giusto e Clemente in Castelnuovo Berardenga, about nine miles from Siena sets the seal on a whirlwind courtship which began just over a year ago.
Among the friends and family showering the newlyweds in confetti was Jessey, the groom's three-year-old son by his ex-wife, Ramona, from whom he separated in January 2009.
Between 2007 and 2009 Yolanthe dated Dutch pop star Jan Smit.