Meet the BAPs – the boyfriends and partners cheering England’s Lionesses on

England are into the semi-finals of the European Women’s Championship after beating Spain in a sensational comeback.

The Lionesses are gunning for glory after winning 2-1 in extra time following a wonder goal winner by Georgia Stanway and now face Sweden tonight (Tuesday July 26), aiming to write their names in the history books.

As the clock ticks to the semi-final clash we meet the Lionesses and their BAPs (boyfriends and partners) who are supporting them on their road to glory.

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From fellow footballers to a rugby league player and roles completely removed from the sport, many of our stars are lucky to have the support of their partner.

  1. Manchester City striker Lauren Hemp is in a relationship with Wolves player Ellie Butler

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  2. England and Manchester City star Jill Scott is engaged to Shelly Unitt who is a community health officer in Walsall, West Midlands

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  3. England and Chelsea star Millie Bright is in a relationship with Surrey Golf Club assistant Jordan Bird

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  4. Lioness left-back Alex Greenwood plays for Manchester City and her partner Jack O’Connell is also a successful footballer as a centre-back for Sheffield United.

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  5. Georgia Stanway, who recently made a move from Manchester City to Bayern Munich, is in a relationship with rugby league player Olly Ashall-Bott

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  6. Lioness Leah Williamson and partner Mason Childs have known each other for many years and both played for the same kids’ football team. The Arsenal star posted a tribute to her fella’s “love and support” for her on social media.

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  7. Houston Dash player Rachel Daly is in a long-distance relationship with Manchester United’s Millie Turner

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  8. England player Demi Stokes and her partner Katie Harrington, who works for the NHS

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  9. England player Jess Carter with her partner and fellow footballer Ann-Katrin Berger, who plays for Chelsea

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  10. Striker Ellen White with her husband Callum Convery, who works as a sports development officer

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  11. Beth England with partner Stephanie Williams, who is also a footballer

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