Strictly Come Dancing fans convinced Mollie King just confirmed her romance with AJ Pritchard

Has The Saturdays singer just revealed what everyone suspected?

| Updated:

Strictly Come Dancing fans are convinced Mollie King has just confirmed her romance with AJ Pritchard.

The former Saturdays star was eliminated from the BBC ballroom dancing competition tonight but her speech gave fans all the hints they needed to ‘confirm’ the much-rumoured romance between the pair.

The pair looked very much together on the dance floor (Credit: BBC)

Gushing with praise for AJ, Mollie said: “Spending all this time with AJ I feel so lucky.

“So just a huge thank you to everyone who has voted us through, and to AJ who has got somebody who has got two left feet to this point – he is an absolute legend.”

Read more: Unaired moment from Strictly shows intimate exchange between Mollie and AJ

She added: “It has been the most incredible experience and I feel so grateful to have got to the semi-finals, it has literally been the most fun I could ever have had.”

Viewers flocked to social media to share their theories of what Mollie really meant.

The pair ended up in the bottom two in tonight’s show (Credit: BBC)

One wrote: “Mollie and AJ are definitely together.”

Another added: “Stunning dance brought tears to my eyes will miss watching the chemistry between you both. Well done Mollie and AJ beautiful couple xxx”

They were gutted to be leaving the competition (Credit: BBC)


The rumoured couple found themselves in the bottom two and had to face former Emmerdale actress Gemma Atkinson in the dance off.

The judges voted unanimously to send Mollie home and keep Gemma for the final.

AJ added: “Mollie has been the best partner ever, willing to train non-stop with me and put up with me all the time.

Viewers are convinced the pair make the perfect couple (Credit: BBC)

“And who would have thought that we would make it to the semi-finals.

“Week one and that jive and I thought ‘oh my, it’s going to take a lot’ and then endless hours of training have produced fantastic performances and I am sorry I didn’t get you to the final.”

Read more: Strictly’s Karen Clifton reportedly ends alleged ‘affair’ to save her marriage

The pair also confirmed they would continue to dance together, another seeming nod to their rumoured romance.

Mollie’s exit means Alexandra Burke, Debbie McGee, Joe McFadden and Gemma Atkinson are this year’s Strictly Come Dancing finalists.

The Strictly Come Dancing Grand Final will be on next Saturday at 6.30pm on BBC One.