Jamie Redknapp responds after I'm A Celeb's Emily Atack reveals her big crush on him 2 years ago

Jamie Redknapp responds after I'm A Celeb's Emily Atack reveals her big crush on him

"He's like Tinder in there, my dad."

Jamie Redknapp has responded after I'm A Celeb's Emily Atack told his dad, Harry, that she fancied the retired footballer.

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The 45-year-old jokingly compared his dad to Tinder, as the former football manager tried to set his son up from 10,000 miles away.

In recent scenes, the I'm A Celeb campmates were talking about some of their other famous family members - and Emily revealed her crush on Jamie to the rest of the group.

She asked Harry if Jamie was single, before jokingly adding:

“Ooh imagine, Emily Redknapp, I would make a really good daughter in law.”

Although the Inbetweeners actress quickly assured him she was "only messing around", before miming for Jamie to call her.

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Fans though the scenes were absolutely hilarious - and, as it turns out, so did Jamie.

The former footballer said that Emily was "so sweet" in the programme, as he revealed what he thought about the conversation.

He told The Sun

“She’s so sweet in the programme. It was such a nice conversation. I was like, ‘Where are you going with this, Dad?’

“It did make me laugh. He’s like Tinder in there, my Dad.”