Hyomin, the 2nd generation Kpop idol of the band T-ara has confirmed her relationship with ace footballer, Hwang Ui-jo. News of their romance was confirmed over the New Year's break, when the two were photographed around the streets of Switzerland, enjoying some personal time together.
Dispatch broke the news of this hush-hush romance and states that Hwang Ui-jo is smitten with his girlfriend. As the footballer got some time off from his practice sessions, the lovebirds headed out to the Swiss alps and toured famous attractions. Hwang Ui-jo even gave fans a glimpse of his dates with Hyomin.
Photos that have since been doing the rounds online see the two tugging their luggage as they arrived at a popular hotel in Basel.
A source close to the couple informed the portal, "Hyomin is older than Hwang by two years. However, their relationship is first and foremost, built on their close friendship. They're both mature adults, so the dynamic for their relationship is to support and help each other whenever they can."
Their relationship has also been confirmed by their labels. It was, however, mentioned that the couple is still in the early stages of their romance and are still getting to know each other.
Hyomin and Hwang reportedly bonded over the past months that were said to be "tough" for the footballer who suffered an ankle and hamstring injury, forcing him to spend two months, off the field. The two reportedly bonded and became each other's support system through the difficult time.
Source: Times Of India