As reported on Nikkan Sports, the couple shared the good news in a joint-statement, saying, "We as a couple would like to announce that our third child, a healthy baby boy, was born without a hitch. Both mother and child are doing well." They continued, "We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who supported us. We will continue to work hard both professionally and privately, so we hope that you will continue to watch over our family with warm eyes. Thank you for your continued guidance and encouragement." Aya married HIRO, real name Hiroyuki Igarashi, in September 2012, with their daughter born in August 2015. The two then welcomed their first son and second child in July 2019.