There was "no cheating" in Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen's troubled marriage - but the pair have recently "grown apart", according to sources.
"Tom and Gisele recently struggled to make their marriage work and separated."
The insider added that the 45-year-old quarterback, who retired from the NFL in March, spent most of the summer separately with the 42-year-old model.
The couple holidayed with their children in the Bahamas in July, but Bündchen then took the kids home to Costa Rica for three weeks without Brody, Page Six has learned.
While the pair were previously believed to be together during Brady's shocking 11-day hiatus from Tampa Bay Buccaneers training camp in August,
the pro athlete actually took another trip to the Bahamas alone with the kids during that time, a source tells us.
A source close to the couple said, “Gisele is gone in August. This is Tom's time alone with the children.
When Page Six reported that their marriage was on the rocks after a "legendary row" over his decision to return to the NFL, a family source replied, "There wasn't an epic fight.