Cheryl Cole's ex and I'm A Celebrity contestant Kayla Collins split
The couple, who got together just before Christmas, had a bust-up at P Diddy’s party at the Pigalle Club in London’s West End on Thursday.
‘Ashley has just come out of a high-profile relationship so it just wasn’t the right time to start getting serious,’ an insider tells The Sun.
The footballer, 30, was dumped by Cheryl, 27, in February 2010 after he allegedly cheated on her with a string of women.
American Playboy model Kayla took part in last year’s I’m A Celebrity and caught Ashley‘s eye at London’s Funky Buddha club.
‘We have kindled a relationship. Ashley is a lovely, lovely man and I hope that this works out,’ Kayla, 23, told the Sunday People. ‘I think he deserves a second chance.
‘It isn’t just a one-off, we are both hoping that this will be the real thing.
‘I’ve heard he gets a hard time over here but he is a warm, funny, kind man.
‘People have warned me about Ashley‘s behaviour but it doesn’t bother me in the slightest.
‘He now calls me baby, which I like.’
Kayla, honey bun, he calls all the girls baby so he doesn’t get their names wrong.
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