Jermain Defoe’s new lover has moved into his £3million mansion – simply weeks after his ex-girlfriend moved out.
Paige Mallabourn-Edmondson travelled south following a whirlwind romance with the previous footballer. The 29-year-old give up her job as a marriage planner after bosses on the five-star lodge the place she labored suspended her after the connection emerged.
They ordered Paige to keep away from the plush venue after a scathing assessment on Tripadvisor branded her a ‘marriage wrecker’. The put up has since been eliminated on the lodge’s request.
Final week, the brunette left her dwelling in Accrington, Lancashire, to begin a brand new life with the previous Spurs and England hotshot.
Defoe’s ex – Instagram influencer Alisha LeMay, 31 – solely left the five-bedroom Hertfordshire mansion round October 20.
Jermain Defoe’s new lover Paige Mallabourn-Edmondson (left) has moved into his £3million mansion – simply weeks after his ex-girlfriend moved out
Defoe’s ex – Instagram influencer Alisha LeMay (proper), 31 – solely left the
Defoe settled down in a whirlwind romance with Scottish magnificence therapist Donna Tierney in 2021, earlier than marrying in a £200K ceremony at Cliveden Home in June 2022. They break up simply months later
A household pal mentioned: ‘Paige is basically pleased to have moved in. It has been a troublesome few months however every thing is figuring out effectively.
‘From the primary day they met, Defoe mentioned that he had discovered his soulmate.
‘As soon as Paige give up her job, there wasn’t something stopping her from shifting right down to be with Defoe.’
The pair met when Defoe – now a TV pundit and a coach – stayed at Crow Wooden Resort and Spa, in Burnley, the place Paige labored in August.
Defoe, 41, started bombarding Paige with messages after she adopted him on Instagram.
However lodge bosses slammed the connection – claiming it was damaging its fame.
Resort bosses feared that Premier League golf equipment would cease reserving rooms earlier than their away clashes towards Burnley FC – costing the enterprise a whole bunch of hundreds of kilos.
A pal mentioned: ‘Her bosses had been livid after they discovered that Paige and Jermain had been collectively.
‘They felt it was inappropriate that Paige had begun messaging a lodge visitor.
‘They suspended her from her job as a marriage planner after a reviewer wrote ‘five-star lodge, my ar*e! How can it’s five-star when the marriage planner is a wedding wrecker!’
The supply added: ‘The lodge claimed her behaviour fell effectively wanting the skilled requirements they anticipate from workers.
‘They mentioned that Paige was improper to begin a relationship with a visitor who she met whereas at work.
‘Paige thought this was unfair and that she has finished nothing improper. How many individuals meet their companions by way of work?
‘She did nothing inappropriate at work and she or he started courting Jermain after she break up from her boyfriend.
‘Her bosses have additionally said that workers going after skilled footballers will put Premier League golf equipment off staying on the lodge.’
Defoe was noticed kissing Mallabourn-Edmondson exterior the five-star £1,200-a-night Northcote Resort (pictured) final month
Former Tottenham and England star Defoe was seen kissing wedding ceremony planner Paige Mallabourn Edmondson (pictured) exterior the swanky Northcote Resort close to Clitheroe, Lancashire
Jermain Defoe was noticed kissing wedding ceremony planner Paige Mallabourn-Edmondson exterior the swanky Northcote Resort close to Clitheroe, Lancashire final month
Paige later attended a disciplinary assembly, the place she resigned.
The pal added: ‘Paige felt that she had no different different however to resign.
‘They she was improper to be in a relationship with Defoe and made it not possible for her to remain within the position.
‘She liked her job as a marriage planner and there are going to plenty of sad brides and grooms.’
The pair had been noticed hugging and kissing after Defoe whisked Paige away for a romantic birthday getaway at Northcote Resort, in Langho, close to Blackburn – shopping for her £10,000 Cartier watch as a present. He has additionally purchased her a £2,500 Dior bag and a Mini Countryman Cooper S.
The couple shared a kiss within the automotive park exterior the Northcote Resort
Defoe and Mallabourn-Edmondson are pictured strolling collectively within the automotive park close to the lodge
The pal added: ‘Paige and Jermain are actually pleased collectively and are having fun with being a pair.
‘Paige says Jermain is a extremely loving and sort individual and is not apprehensive about his love-rat fame.
‘She has informed mates that she judges folks on how they deal with her, and Jermain treats her like a princess.
‘Jermain is besotted and has informed her that he knew from the primary day they met, he wished her to be the following Mrs Defoe.’
A spokesman for Crow Wooden mentioned they may not touch upon the suspension however added that Paige was ‘now not their accountability.’ He additionally confirmed the lodge had contacted TripAdvisor to have the put up eliminated.