Xtra Factor host Olly Murs knows how deeply Chezza feels about the Chelsea footballer
And the 27-year-old’s disappointed Cheryl Cole, 28, won’t be on the show’s judging panel.
‘Personally, I didn’t want her to go,’ he tells us. ‘I was disappointed when she left.
‘You never know, she may come back to help Tulisa Contostavlos at the judges’ houses stage – although I think Cheryl‘s happy to have a little break.
‘She’ll bounce back with new solo material and then she’ll end up marrying me!’
But what about Ashley Cole, Olly?
‘Love is blind, isn’t it? All I know is that she was very much in love with him and he was with her.
‘The one thing I’d say is it’s about trust.
‘If it doesn’t work the first time, I find it doesn’t work the second time either.’
Olly Murs’ new single Heart Skips A Beat is out on 21 August.
Read the full story about Olly Murs in Now magazine dated 22 August – out now!