Coronation Street star Alan Halsall fuels romance rumours with former co-star Tisha Merry… as fans suggest their trip to the rugby is a DATE
12:03 EST, 19 February 2019
12:39 EST, 19 February 2019
Coronation Street star Alan Halsall has sparked rumours of a romance with his former co-star Tisha Merry, after the pair enjoyed a day at the rugby on Sunday.
The soap star, 39, took to Instagram to post a series of snaps from their trip to Manchester’s AJ Bell Stadium, where he and Tisha, 25, cheered on the Salford Red Devils.
Many fans took to the comments section to suggest that the pair make a ‘lovely couple,’ just a month after they also enjoyed an early-morning game of badminton together.
Cosy: Coronation Street star Alan Halsall has sparked rumours of a romance with his former co-star Tisha Merry, after the pair enjoyed a day at the rugby on Sunday
Alan posted a series of snaps for the rugby outing, where he and Tisha were joined by his brother Ste and friend Carl Grundy.
The comments were soon flooded with well-meaning fans who insisted they made a great pair, following Alan’s split from wife Lucy-Jo Hudson last May.
One fan wrote: ‘U make a lovely couple,’ while another added: ‘Please [say] you two are a couple.’
Close: Alan, 39, took to Instagram to post some snaps from his day at the AJ Bell Stadium in Manchester, where he watched the match with Tisha, 25, his brother Ste and pal Carl Grundy
Together? The snap was soon inundated with comments from well-meaning fans who suggested they made a great couple
Cosy: This isn’t the first time Alan and Tisha have enjoyed some quality time together, after they enjoyed an early-morning badminton session last month
A third also commented: ‘Aw you make a very gorgeous couple,’ with one fan also writing: ‘She’s gorgeous her lad, you make a good pair ;-).’
As one fan said the paid looked ‘fab,’ one fan implied: ‘You would make a lovely couple – if ur not already that is!’
MailOnline has contacted representatives for Alan Halsall and Tisha Merry for comment.
This isn’t the first time Alan and Tisha have enjoyed some quality time together, after they both shared some hilarious posts from an early-morning badminton session last month.
While he has played Tyrone Dobbs on Corrie since 1998, Tisha played Steph Britton from 2013 to 2017, with a brief return stint last year.
Soap stars: While Alan has played Tyrone Dobbs on Corrie since 1998 (left), Tisha played Steph Britton from 2013 to 2017, with a brief return stint last year
Free man: This comes just two weeks after Alan insisted he was single, having been inundated with questions about his love life from fans
It comes just two weeks after Alan insisted that he was a single man, having been inundated with questions about his love life in an Instagram Q and A.
He split from former Corrie star Lucy-Jo in May last year – only a few months after they’d moved into a new home with their daughter, Sienna-Rae.
They had married in 2009 and just eight weeks after they announced their marriage was over, she revealed she was dating panto star Lewis Devine, with whom she swiftly set up home.
Done: Alan split from former Corrie star Lucy-Jo in May last year after nine years of marriage