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09/07/2019 12:21 BST | Updated 10/07/2019 09:20 BST

Love Island: New Contestants Chris And Francesca Reveal Who They Already Have Their Eye On

And it could be good news for Curtis Pritchard.

The post-Casa Amor phase is usually the period when things start to wind down on Love Island, but given how few of the remaining Islanders are actually in romantic couples, producers clearly felt this was the time to introduce some fresh blood into the mix.

In Tuesday night’s show, viewers will be introduced to two brand new bombshell contestants in Chris Taylor and Francesca Allen, with the former admitting he’s already got his eye on Maura Higgins.

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Chris Taylor will be introduced in Tuesday's Love Island

Chris, a 28-year-old business development manager, said: “She is very interesting. She’s an absolute fireball and I’ve got that same side to me as well. “She has loads of banter and seems very easy to get on with. It will be interesting to see if we clash or not.”

Meanwhile, Francesca has her eye on Anton, noting: “I’ve liked him from the beginning.

“He seems like a really nice person. He seems like my kind of humour. He doesn’t take himself too seriously. He is good looking. I think we compliment each other well.”

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Francesca Allen

There could be good news for Curtis Pritchard too, as the newly-single Islander has also impressed the 23-year-old retail manager with his “snake hips”.

Chris and Francesca’s arrival comes after a Love Island mass exodus, with Danny Williams and Jourdan Riane leaving the villa on Monday night.

The episode ended on a cliffhanger, with the Islanders being told they have to choose whether Lucie and George or Curtis and Amy should leave the villa next.

However, viewers reckon that because we know Amy has chosen to walk of her own accord, the results of the latest dumping are already a little obvious.

Love Island continues tonight (July 9) at 9pm on ITV2.

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