Michael Owen has ended speculation that he will appear in an upcoming episode of island of love.
The daughter of former English footballer Gemma is currently starring in the hit ITV2 reality series.
At the time of writing, Gemma is coupled with Luca, with the pair saying “I love you” during Thursday night’s (July 14) episode.
island of love Typically, towards the end of each series, there is a “Meet the Parents” episode where the islanders’ families arrive at the mansion to meet their other halves before the finale.
Many viewers had assumed that Owen would appear on the show.
However speaking on Sky Sports’ At the races After watching his racehorse run, Owen said he would give in to his wife during the “Meet the Parents” episode.
“My wife will take on this duty,” he said. “I represent the horses and she represents the daughter.”
Owen has talked a lot about Presence island of love viewers this season, although he himself does not appear in the series.
His name started trending on social media during an episode after Gemma and Luca were spotted sharing an intimate moment in the island of love hiding together.
As part of a challenge that aired on Tuesday June 28, Gemma was tasked with dressing up in a seductive outfit in hopes of raising the pulses of Luca and the other boys at the villa.
When the episode aired, Owen appeared to share his reaction to the scenes on social media.
island of love continues tonight at 9pm on ITV2.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/love-island-michael-owen-gemma-parent-b2123774.html Love Island: Michael Owen shuts down speculation he’s joining Gemma in meet-the-parents episode