Former England striker Michael Owen has admitted he is living every dad’s ‘worst nightmare’ as his teenage daughter Gemma prepares to make her Love Island debut on Monday.
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Michael Owen says he is living in every father’s ‘worst nightmare’ as his teenage daughter Gemma prepares to debut on Love Island.
The former England striker, 42, entered the school after his beautiful daughter Gemma, 19, confessed that her celebrity dad was not ‘flux’ about her living in the mansion with a bunch of young boys.
The football legend told ITV News on Thursday: “I have no doubt she would make us all proud. It’s probably a father’s worst nightmare, but whatever she is If she wants to do it, you have to support it. I’ve heard a lot about it.
Speaking for the first time since the reveal, Michael, 42, said he had never seen the show but his ‘reasonably’ dressed daughter assured him ‘it wasn’t as bad as he thought it would be. ‘.
“I think old, grumpy men like me will always have an opinion about it because I don’t watch it and you only listen to excerpts, but she assured me it wasn’t as bad as I was. think,” Michael added.
“It’s a pretty big deal and whatever she wants to do, you have to support and I think I’ve given her a sufficient foundation to respect.”
Bomba brunette Gemma previously admitted her footballer father was not very happy when she decided to join the ITV2 dating show.
Raising the lid on her dad’s initial reaction to the news, Gemma told The Mirror: “I still wouldn’t say he’s buzzing about the truth, but he’s very supportive of whatever I decide to do. so he doesn’t have too much tantrums or anything like that.He’s pretty cold.
“My parents trusted me not to do anything to embarrass them, so I didn’t think I would have sex in the villa.”
Gemma says she won’t hide her famous family from the islanders while in the villa, but she also insists she won’t brag about it.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/michael-owen-dreading-seeing-daughter-27136860 Michael Owen 'terrified' to see daughter Gemma on Love Island after she promised to behave