Has Love Island’s Maura Higgins bagged herself a new man?

He’s VERY familiar 👀

Maura Higgins Giovanni Pernice romance

by Hannah Mellin |

Love Island’s Maura Higgins has been living the single life and preparing for a hot girl summer since splitting with ex-boyfriend Chris Taylor last month.

However, life clearly moves in very mysterious ways as Maura has now sparked rumours that she may have already moved on with Strictly star Giovanni Pernice after fans spotted them at the same hotel in Cornwall together.

The reports come very fresh after she was rumoured to be dating former Love Island star and Olivia Attwood's ex Chris Hughes.

According to OK! magazine, the pair are said to have been staying at the three-star clifftop hotel The Polurrian on the Lizard in Cornwall and have posted pictures of the same picturesque sea view on their Instagram stories.


Giovanni was also apparently seen posing for pictures with fans outside the hotel.

Fans also noticed that the pair had followed each other on Instagram.

Pure coincidence or a hot new couple?

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In May, Maura revealed she'd split up with her boyfriend Chris Taylor but insisted she "still loves him".

The Irish babe, whose dancer ex Curtis Pritchard accused Chris and Maura of "betraying" him with their romance, broke the news on Instagram, telling fans they realised they were better off as friends.

"It breaks my heart to even type this," said Maura.

"But I wanted to let everyone know that myself and Chris have made the joint decision to end our relationship."

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"There is no wrong doing on either side", she continued. "We still love, care and respect each other deeply from the minute we met each other we've been very close friends and that will never change.

"There is no regret, life is about taking chances. We wanted to make this work, but we have realised we work better being friends.

"While I appreciate people may speculate or create false stories, this is the truth.

"I wish Chris nothing but the best and I will always be one of his biggest supporters. Thank you for all of the love and support."

We’re not going to lie, even if she's not dating Giovanni, we’d do ANYTHING to watch Maura on Strictly after her success on Dancing On Ice.

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