Love Island’s Anna and Sherif ‘rekindling romance’ after meeting up outside of the villa

They were coupled up in the first week of the show

Anna Vakili and Sherif Lanre

by Nathan Katnoria |

Anna Vakili and Sherif Lanre’s Love Island romance was cut short when he was removed from the villa in the first week following an incident with Molly-Mae Hague, but it looks like things could be back on for the pair after reportedly recoupling outside of the show.

Anna got together with Jordan Hames following Sherif’s departure but they ended things with an explosive argument when Jordan tried to crack on to India Reynolds.

She’s now thought to have rekindled things with Sherif after reconnecting on a recent night out and swapping numbers.

“The chemistry was still there and it was obvious they were still attracted to each other,” a source told OK! magazine.

“Sherif and Anna flirted all night and he was even seen with his arms around her at one point.

“Anna and Sherif swapped numbers and it looks like their romance could be starting back all over again.”

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It’s thought that Sherif has the seal of approval from Anna’s lookalike sister Mandi, who was reportedly overheard telling them: “You guys are so cute together. You should go on a date.”

While Anna moved on to Jordan (and briefly Ovie Soko), Sherif has reportedly carried a torch for the 29-year-old pharmacist ever since leaving the villa.

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“Anna made an impression on Sherif the moment he first set eyes on her, since being booted from the villa Sherif has gone on a string of dates but he’s always had Anna on his mind,” a source told The Sun.

“He's got the hots for her and was really enjoying spending time with her when they met up last night.”

Although she’s recently been spotted on a date with a mystery man, could Sherif and Anna be one of the few Love Island couples from this series to go the distance following the splits of Amber Gill and Greg O’Shea and Anton Danyluk and Belle Hassan?

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