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Michael Owen cannot keep away from his daughter Gemma’s Love Island antics.

The previous footballer turned pundit was confronted with jokes about his 19-year-old daughter’s TV position stay on air on Tuesday evening throughout Channel 4’s protection of Germany v England in Berlin.

Simply two hours earlier than ITV2 viewers noticed Gemma couple up with Italian Stallion Davide Sanclimenti, 27, within the Love Island villa, Michael was deflecting jokes from his colleagues in regards to the raunchy courting present. 

TV viewers have slammed Channel 4's 'awful' coverage of England's Nations League match

Dad jokes: Michael Owen was confronted with jokes about his 19-year-old daughter’s Love Island antic throughout Channel 4’s protection of Germany v England in Berlin on Tuesday

Channel 4’s host for the Dwell UEFA Nations League conflict on Tuesday Jules Breach could not assist a reference to Gemma as she launched the panel of pundits initially of the protection. 

After introducing ‘England and Arsenal midfielder Jordan Nobbs, former England, Chelsea and West Ham midfielder Joe Cole,’ Jules turned to the extremely adorned Michael, saying: 

‘And the daddy of Love Island’s Gemma Owen, Michael Owen right here with us, a giant evening for the Owens final evening Michael, how are you feeling right this moment?’

Good sport Michael laughed off his intro, telling Jules: ‘I got here all the way in which to Germany to attempt to keep away from all that again at house, and you have introduced it up right away.’

Raunchy: Just two hours before ITV2 viewers saw Gemma kiss Liam and couple up with Italian Stallion Davide in the Love Island villa, Michael was deflecting jokes from his colleagues

Raunchy: Simply two hours earlier than ITV2 viewers noticed Gemma kiss Liam and couple up with Italian Stallion Davide within the Love Island villa, Michael was deflecting jokes from his colleagues

Good sport:  Channel 4's host for the Live UEFA Nations League clash on Tuesday Jules Breach couldn't help a reference to Gemma as she introduced the panel of pundits

Good sport:  Channel 4’s host for the Dwell UEFA Nations League conflict on Tuesday Jules Breach could not assist a reference to Gemma as she launched the panel of pundits

‘I am feeling alright thanks. Yeah. That is taking my thoughts off it, so do not deliver it again up.’

Viewers laughed together with Michael, who solely tweeted in regards to the England match on Tuesday evening and did not point out Love Island. One footballed fan quipped on Twitter that the star was working to keep away from watching Gemma: ‘Michael Owen being a pundit to keep away from watching Gemma on love island lmao.’

Throughout Tuesday evening’s Love Island, viewers noticed bombshell Davide choose Gemma to couple up with within the first recoupling of the collection.

Watching the scenes unfold, followers slammed the Italian hunk, 27, for choosing the mistaken lady and claimed he made a ‘mistake’ after stealing the wonder, 19, away from her accomplice Liam Llewellyn.

In the meantime, regardless of them each being consenting adults, followers additionally shared their discomfort over the pair’s eight-year age hole, with some questioning why Davide would choose somebody so younger.

All jokes: Good sport Michael laughed off his intro, telling Jules: 'I came all the way to Germany to try to avoid all that back at home, and you've brought it up straight away'

All jokes: Good sport Michael laughed off his intro, telling Jules: ‘I got here all the way in which to Germany to attempt to keep away from all that again at house, and you have introduced it up right away’

Banter: Viewers laughed along with Michael, who only tweeted about the England match on Tuesday night and didn't mention Love Island

Banter: Viewers laughed together with Michael, who solely tweeted in regards to the England match on Tuesday evening and did not point out Love Island

Gemma to this point has didn’t win over viewers within the villa. In keeping with Ladbrokes, the dressage rider has ‘tumbled to third-favourite’ regardless of heading the pack earlier than the collection premier on Monday. 

Talking on behalf of the betting firm, Alex Apati instructed The Solar: ‘Punters might have scored an personal aim in backing Gemma Owen for fulfillment within the villa.

‘Having headed the betting earlier than Monday’s collection opener, she’s tumbled to third-favourite, behind the favored Paige and Tasha.

Throughout Monday’s opening episode of Love Island, viewers have been left imagining Michael’s response as he watched his daughter’s debut, digging up a 2014 tweet from the pundit.

Reaction: As fans watched Gemma plant a kiss on Davide within hours of entering the villa alongside her attempts to name drop her father, they dug up a 2014 tweet from Michael

Response: As followers watched Gemma plant a kiss on Davide inside hours of coming into the villa alongside her makes an attempt to call drop her father, they dug up a 2014 tweet from Michael

Whereas the ex footballer’s authentic tweet about not having the ability to ‘take the ache’ referred to an England workforce defeat within the 2014 World Cup, many Love Island followers identified the sentiment additionally fitted along with his daughter’s TV antics. 

Again in June 2014 Michael tweeted ‘Going to mattress. Cannot take the ache any longer’ after Uruguay beat England in a tense World Cup match.

However the emotional tweet resurfaced on Monday, with one fan quipping as they reposted the message: ‘Michael Owen at 9pm each evening for the subsequent 8 weeks,’   

Drama: Tuesday's episode saw Liam Llewellyn dumped by Gemma and left on his own when Monday's bombshell contestant Davide coupled up with her

Drama: Tuesday’s episode noticed Liam Llewellyn dumped by Gemma and left on his personal when Monday’s bombshell contestant Davide coupled up together with her

Gemma is the eldest of 4 youngsters former England and Liverpool star Michael shares with spouse Louise. 

Final week Michael broke his silence over daughter Gemma’s look within the hit ITV2 present.

Chatting with ITV Information, Michael, 42, mentioned: ‘I’ve no doubts that she’s going to make us all proud.

‘It’s most likely a father’s worst nightmare, however no matter she needs to do you’ve obtained to be supportive.

‘I’ve heard quite a bit about it. I believe previous, grumpy males like me will at all times have an opinion on it as a result of I don’t watch it and also you simply hear snippets, however she assures me it’s not as dangerous as I believe.’

He described Gemma as a ‘wise lady’, explaining: ‘It is fairly a giant factor and no matter she needs to do, it’s a must to be supportive and I believe I’ve given her an honest sufficient grounding to be respectful’.

LOVE ISLAND 2022: MEET THE CONTESTANTS

Paige  Thorne

Title: Paige Thorne

Age: 24

Location: Swansea

Occupation: Paramedic

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘In Swansea there’s simply no-one I can discover. 

‘I have not obtained to swipe. So, hopefully they’ll simply come to me now!

‘I got here out of a relationship and I used to be simply so executed with guys. Then I used to be like, ‘Okay, I am bored now’

Indiyah Polack

 Title: Indiyah Polack

Age: 23

Location: London

Occupation: Resort waitress

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘It is fairly arduous up to now with out being influenced by social media and stuff like that.

‘Love Island is a superb place to get to know somebody one-on-one. 

‘I do not suppose I’ve ever been out with two guys who’re fairly the identical.’

Tasha Ghouri

Title: Tasha Ghouri

Age: 23

Location: Thirsk

Occupation: Mannequin and dancer

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘My courting life has been a shambles.

‘This is a chance for me to seek out ‘the one’ and have an incredible summer time on the similar time. 

‘I am undoubtedly prepared for a relationship. I am 23 now so I am able to get to know somebody and journey with them.’

Gemma Owen

Gemma Owen

Title: Gemma Owen

Age: 19

Location: Chester

Occupation: Worldwide Dressage Rider and Enterprise Proprietor

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I’m open to discovering love, I am desirous to have a very enjoyable summer time. 

‘I might say I am enjoyable, flirty and fiery. I believe I am good at giving recommendation, I am an excellent individual to speak to, I am very sincere. 

‘If I would like the identical man, I might do it however in a pleasant respectful approach.

Andrew Le Page

Andrew Le Web page

Title: Andrew Le Web page

Age: 27

Location: Guernsey

Occupation: Actual Property Agent

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘After I’m with somebody I am very loyal.

‘I am an excellent boyfriend as after I’m with somebody I am all for them.

‘I am truly single for as soon as, so I assumed why not?

That is one of the best time to present it a go.’ 

Ekin-Su Cülcüloğlu

Ekin-Su Cülcüloğlu

Title: Ekin-Su Cülcüloğlu

Age: 27

Location: Essex

Occupation: Actress

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I am fairly choosy and I am not simply searching for seems to be, I am searching for brains! 

‘I am searching for somebody with intelligence, somebody who can have good chats. Nothing like cockiness!’

Jay Younger

Jay Youthful

Title: Jay Youthful

Age: 28

Location: Edinburgh

Occupation: Funding analyst

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I’m a sluggish burner for certain, yeah. I don’t fall simply.

‘I fairly like self sufficiency in women.’ 

Danica Taylor

Danica Taylor

Title: Danica Taylor

Age: 21

Location: Leicester

Occupation: Dancer

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I’m the kind of girlfriend that I wish to accomplish that a lot with you – deep conversations, foolish actions.

‘When you say let’s go canoeing all day despite the fact that I’m fairly a glam lady, I’m down for it.’

Dami Hope

Dami Hope

Title: Dami Hope

Age: 26

Location: Dublin

Occupation: Senior Microbiologist

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I can be speaking to totally different women, it may not go nicely with some.

‘After I’m truly in a relationship, I believe it is a star signal factor.

‘I am an Aries however I am very passionate – I at all times used to place that individual first. I am actually good at being in a workforce’.

Davide Sanclimenti

 Title: Davide Sanclimenti

Age: 27

Location: Rome (lives in Manchester)

Occupation: Enterprise proprietor

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘A variety of English women truly love me.

‘They like to be round me and I like to be round them. I wish to discover my soulmate.

‘Discover my individual so I can truly construct one thing sooner or later, develop with them, be a household. ‘

Ikenna Ekwonna

Title: Ikenna Ekwonna

Age: 23

Location: Nottingham

Occupation: Pharmaceutical Gross sales

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I’ve solely been in a single previous relationship however now I believe I am on the age the place I may discover somebody.

‘Hopefully, I’ll deliver spontaneity and pleasure.

‘I am probably not shy to talk to individuals I do not actually care an excessive amount of about what individuals suppose.’

Amber Beckford

Amber Beckford

Title: Amber Beckford

Age: 24

Location: London 

Occupation: Nanny

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I do not like guys that showcase.

‘I do not like flashy guys – simply have a persona and make me snigger.

‘There was this one man and he was attempting to purposefully showcase his automobile keys and we have been actually in the course of a restaurant!’

Luca Bish

Luca Bish

 Title: Luca Bish

Age: 23

Location: Brighton 

Occupation: Fishmonger

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I desire to fulfill women out and about. I believe if you go searching for it, it is not as straightforward although, it is such as you’re too determined for it.

‘If I believe you are the one or I such as you, I will take you out on a date however aside from that, if we speak and I do not like the place it is going – then I will not be throwing out dates.’

Jacques O'Neill

Jacques O’Neill

Title:  Jacques O’Neill

Age: 23

Location: Cumbria

Occupation: Rugby League Participant

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘I believe it must be the best individual, on the proper time. 

‘I used to be saying to my mum the opposite day that I desire a lady. And I’m now able to quiet down.’

Remi Lambert

Remi Lambert

Title: Remi Lambert

Age: 22

Location: Manchester

Occupation: Mannequin

Who’s their sort on paper? ‘Now it’s time to seek out one thing extra critical. I often meet women out and about on an evening out. 

‘If I see a woman I like, I’ll simply go over with out hesitation and typically I meet women by Instagram.’