Neil Jones, 37, gushed about feeling “so lucky” in view of his 84,000 Twitter followers yesterday in a cryptic post. The Strictly Come Dancing professional, who is currently dancing on the BBC show’s live tour with his 2019 celebrity partner Alex Scott, admitted he was grateful that his friends keep him “grounded” in the tweet.
He wrote: “I feel so lucky that I have old and new friends around me that keep me grounded and real all the time,” alongside a blessed emoji.
Fans took to the comments section of Neil’s post to share their thoughts on his message.
One person replied: “And legions of fans who have your back.”
Another added: “You are real and I genuinely can see how grounded you are by the way you treated your dance partner. Respect.”
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The publication also claimed the profile featured a series of photos to attract potential matches, including a snap showing off the performer’s tattoos.
The reports come after Neil’s Strictly partner and former Arsenal player Alex addressed romance rumours that swirled around their pairing on the show last year.
Although Alex said she is single, the football pundit admitted viewers could see “chemistry” between herself and Neil because they shared a “connection”.
Speaking to Stella magazine, Alex divulged: “Straight away we had a connection and people could see there was a chemistry between us.