tour, which ended earlier this month. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). x x.”. ALEX SCOTT - a contestant on the most recent series of Strictly Come Dancing - has revealed where she went to 'recharge' after the Strictly Live! Bring it on!”. order back issues and use the historic Daily Express She says: “I am absolutely buzzing to be signed up to Strictly. Last modified on Sep 18, 2020 13:36 BST Strictly Come Dancing star Alex Scott has opened up about her love life in an exclusive interview with HELLO! She can also be found on Instagram @alexscott2. Alex is currently partnered up with Neil Jones on Strictly Dancing - and is one of the firm favourites to win the show this year. DON'T MISSChris Ramsey: ‘What a d**k’ Strictly 2019 star in off-camera incident  [VIDEO]Viscountess Emma Weymouth steals spotlight in barely-there nude dress  [PICTURES]Sophie Wessex sends Twitter into meltdown with ‘fabulous’ dance moves [VIDEO]. Scott made her debut for the national side in 2004 where she went on to become England's second-most capped player, winning a silver and bronze medal at the 2009 Euros and 2015 World Cup respectively. Strictly Come Dancing: Former Wimbledon winner set to sign up? News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. In need of some time away, Alex headed to a retreat in Lisbon, Portugal for a holiday featuring sun-soaked hikes and bike rides. 3. With Alex’s success on the dance floor, many are wondering whether the football pundit has had any luck finding love. Here's everything we know about the history-making Lioness... Born October 14, 1984, Alexandra Virina Scott is an English footballer who retired in 2017. He generally works behind the scenes and performs during group dances. Express. "I’m super excited, but also terrified at the same time…, "The football pitch is a bit less glam than the ballroom, but I’m ready to try the sequins and dresses! order back issues and use the historic Daily Express Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. But some fans have looked to the Strictly hopeful’s Instagram account to see any hidden meanings behind her posts. She wrote: “The hikes, bike rides, fitness the juicing and meeting amazing people, it’s truly a special place. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. Magazine last year For other inquiries, Contact Us. The former Strictly contestant boasts an impressive 339,000 followers on the popular social media website. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. The former Arsenal striker, who was teamed with professional dancer Neil Jones, 37, on the popular show, spent 11 weeks in the competition and came fifth overall. 374.3k Followers, 1,370 Following, 1,609 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Alex Scott MBE (@alexscott2) The Arsenal legend has already made it into Week 5 of the popular BBC show and will dance the Charleston to Pump Up the Jame by Swingrowers on Saturday’s show. This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. But is the former football star single? It has been rumoured Alex could replace Sue Barker as host of … Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Posting a picture of two hands making a heart shape, she wrote: “Allow yourself to grow and change, your future self is waiting’. newspaper archive. The ex-footballer has 244,000 followers on the social media platform. See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, Strictly continues TONIGHT (November 16,2019) at 7.05pm. Former footballer Alex Scott has joined the line up of the 17th season of Strictly Come Dancing. This is the first time Neil has been paired with a celebrity contestant. The 35-year-old is on social media and can be found on Twitter @AlexScott. In June, Alex published a post on her account @alexscott2 implying she was using an online dating app. Strictly Come Dancing will air on BBC One at 7.10pm on Saturday, October 5. Any star that makes it to the quarter-finals sees their fee jump to £60,000 - and if she wins she will pocket a whopping £100,000. Alex's appearance on the show will definitely increase her bank balance as she gets the standard £25,000 payment for signing up. Instagram users, fans and a few famous faces took to the comments section to share their thoughts. ... Alex Scott relationship: The cryptic Instagram posts of Strictly star - is she single? She then embarked on a gruelling 33-date tour of the UK. Caroline Quentin will soon be shimmying into the Strictly Come Dancing ballroom and we can't wait to see her debut on the dancefloor. Week 3 will see celebrities focus on the glitz and glamour of Hollywood as the ballroom competition gets ready for a move special. ALEX SCOTT is currently impressing the nation with her moves on the Strictly Come Dancing dance floor alongside professional dancer Neil Jones. We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. She regularly appears on BBC's Final Score and presents Sky's Goals on Sunday with Chris Kamara and in 2016, she featured and ended up winning Bear Grylls' TV show, Mission Survive. View our online Press Pack. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. If she manages to stay on the dance floor until the end of October this then rises to £40,000. One person, who joined the Strictly star on the retreat, said: “Had the best time Alex! 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We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Alex also uploaded images of herself walking in the beautiful Portuguese landscape and with fellow guests at the retreat. The sports pundit posted a series of pictures on her Instagram account today, in view of her 351,000 followers, revealing what she had been up to. Scott retired from football at the end of the 2017 season to focus on her burgeoning broadcasting career. READ MORE: Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Neil Jones kisses Alex Scott after routine. Scott became Sky Sports' first female pundit in 2018 after her time on the BBC team at the Summer 2018 World Cup. with Fabulous Magazine, Follow our live blog for live updates from Strictly Come Dancing 2019's week 9, producers hope to capitalise on the popularity, Alex's appearance on the show will definitely increase her bank balance as she gets the standard £25,000 payment for signing up, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). The 34-year-old made 148 appearances for the Gunners. "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. Alex has not revealed any news about a relationship - either now or in the past, as she is extremely tight lipped about her private life. Van Dijk reportedly facing 'seven or eight months out' after star 'injures ACL', Bruno, Wan-Bissaka and Rashford score late as Utd come back to win, Real & Barca to fight for Fernandes in shock move after just 8 months in England, Palace complete Butland transfer for £500k - a year after Stoke demanded £23m, Robbie Keane to become new LA Galaxy boss as ex-Boro coach makes MLS return, ©News Group Newspapers Limited in England No. The news was revealed on Ace’s show on BBC Radio 1Xtra. The Strictly Come Dancing contestant headed to her “happy place” following a busy few months which saw her taking part in the BBC ballroom dancing competition and the subsequent Live! Express. Scott was welcomed on to the Emirates pitch to a standing ovation after announcing her retirement as part of Arsene Wenger's leaving party after the men's last home game. Thanks for the walks and bike rides, was great fun!”, Jason replied: “My pleasure and hopefully grab a kick about again soon!”, Meanwhile former international gymnast and sports pundit Gabby Logan, 46, said: “I am booking this place soon....I now know the secret to your glow x.”. Alex Scott, 35, took to social media this afternoon to give her fans an update following a short break, which gave her the opportunity to “switch off” and “recharge". See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, The results show will air the following day on Sunday, October 6 at 7.15pm on BBC One. Wishing fans a Happy New Year on December 31, 2018 Alex also appeared to be focusing on herself. She also put in 140 appearances for England. All episodes will be available to watch on BBC iPlayer after airing. Thank you!! Alex Scott is thrilled to be the first female footballer to compete on the popular BBC One show as producers hope to capitalise on the popularity of the Women’s World Cup. She wrote: “Oh February... when you walk into a card shop to get a birthday card but it’s all about Valentine’s Day on every shelf.”. Aside from media, she started the Alex Scott Academy in 2011 for female footballers aged 16-19. She can also be found on Instagram @alexscott2. The 34-year-old's time on the popular BBC show has now come to an end after being voted off the show in week 11. During her career she has won eight league titles, three WSL Cups and seven FA Cups, the Champions League once and two Community Shields. ‘Happy New year everyone’ Let’s go get this x.”. Stacey Dooley talks children with 'amazing' boyfriend Kevin Clifton. Alongside pictures of the star, which included one with Jason Vale, 50, also known as The Juice Master, she wrote: “I can’t thank you enough @jasonvale once again you offered me some time away to switch off, get some goodness in my body and recharge.”, The TV star continued: “Your beautiful @juicemasterretreats is always my happy place.”.