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Corrie confirms a new love for Leanne Battersby

There's love in the Weatherfield air

With the Rovers now under new management, Leanne has found herself in need of a new job.

But when she makes an enquiry about a new position, she’s surprised when it also leads to a potential new romance, but who is the lucky man?

Leanne and Toyah need new jobs now that the Connors have taken over the Rovers (Credit: ITV)

Believe it or not, Imran is the man in question. Now, we can see this being a match made in heaven!

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The pair haven’t had a huge amount to do with each other until now, but it seems love could be in the air as they hit it off during a chat about Leanne’s new job.

Deciding to find herself a new role, Leanne approaches Imran about the PA vacancy at the solicitors.

It looks like Imran could soon find romance (Credit: ITV)

But she gets more than she bargained for when her and Imran hit it off immediately.

In fact, the pair get on so well that Imran invites Leanne back to his for a game of Scrabble.

Okay, so that last bit doesn’t exactly sound like the most romantic proposal ever, but you never know, this could be a slow burner.

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The official Coronation Street website revealed this surprising twist for Leanne, teasing viewers by saying: “Is this the start of a new romance?”.

Imran and Rana get bad news about their dad next week (Credit: ITV)

But while next week sees cupid bringing the pair together, there is also heartache for Imran as his dad Hassan dies in hospital after having a stroke at his 60th birthday party.

Could Leanne be the one to help Imran through such a heartbreaking time?

Coronation Street airs on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 7.30pm and 8.30pm on ITV.

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