Jennifer Metcalfe looks thoughtful as she steps out in sportswear to go shopping – following footballer Chris Eagles’ recent split
Jennifer Metcalfe looked thoughtful as she stepped out to Altrincham for shopping on Tuesday – following her split from footballer Chris Eagles.
The Hollyoaks The 38-year-old actress is said to have “had enough” after a series of “furious arguments” and “is now taking time apart” from Chris, 35.
Jennifer showcased her fitted frame in athletic wear, including a blue and black zip top, paired with black leggings.
Observation: Jennifer Metcalfe looked thoughtful as she stepped out to Altrincham for shopping on Tuesday – after her split from footballer Chris Eagles
She put on navy sneakers and carried a shopping bag on the way out.
Her brown braids were styled in a chic bun and she showcased her natural beauty by doing makeup without.
The outing comes after news that the actress and her boyfriend have separated.
A source told The Sun on Monday: “Jen and Chris haven’t had the easiest romance and now it’s all over again. They’ve had a few arguments lately and Jen has had enough.
Glow: Jennifer showcased her fitted frame in sportswear, including a blue and black zip top, paired with black leggings
They added: “She’s stepping forward for once, rather than bending over backwards for Chris.
“She doesn’t need Chris in her life and some of her friends are hoping he will.”
MailOnline has reached out to representatives for Jennifer’s comment.
She reportedly returned home on her own after a holiday in Portugal with Chris – with whom she was first linked in December – in June after an argument.
This month, the newspaper reported that the soap opera star and her partner were enjoying a night out with friends in the Algarve when an argument broke out, leading Jennifer to return home on her own.
Divided: The Hollyoaks actress reportedly ‘had enough’ following a series of ‘furious rows’ and ‘now take time apart’ from Chris, 35 (pictured together in February)
Home alone: The soap star and her partner (pictured) were enjoying a night out with friends in the Algarve when an argument broke out, leading Jennifer to return home alone in June before announcing their separation
The mother-of-one, Jennifer, announced in August last year that she had secretly separated from her ex Greg Lake following an eight-year romance.
Jennifer took to Instagram last August to reveal that she and Greg – with whom she shares her three-year-old son Daye – had ended their relationship.
Apparently another victim of the lockdown, Jennifer revealed that the couple had secretly broken up a few months earlier.
She wrote: “Greg and I decided to go their separate ways amicably a few months ago. We remain friends and both will happily continue to co-parent Daye and would appreciate privacy during those times.
Sad: Mother-of-one Jennifer announced in August last year that she had secretly split from ex Greg Lake following an eight-year romance (pictured in 2018)
“Thank you to everyone who supported us before, during and after this. “
Then, the following February, the actress looked dazzled as she dated her new handsome footballer Chris.
Chris – who shares two children with ex-fiancee Danielle Mitchinson – was reportedly in Jennifer’s bubble of support during the coronavirus pandemic, the sports star was reportedly spotted visiting her Manchester home.
Chris and Danielle reportedly split in October after the lockdown “highlighted the relationship was not working”.
According to the post, Jennifer has known Chris since she became friends with Danielle last year.
Ex: Meanwhile, Chris shares two children with his ex-fiancee Danielle Mitchinson (pictured) and Jennifer is said to have met the footballer through his friendship with Danielle