MANILA, Philippines – Pop Princess Sarah Geronimo has finally admitted that she is in a relationship with actor and triathlete Matteo Guidicelli.
"Sige sasabihin ko na po, boyfriend ko na po si Matteo (Yes, he is my boyfriend),” Sarah said during a short interview aired on Aquino and Abunda Tonight, Thursday, June 19.
She also confirmed that her term of endearment for Matteo is “mahal” (love).
In an interview over DZMM published on ABS-CBN, Matteo admitted to calling Sarah "mahal" after Director Wenn Deramas posted the screengrab of the message on his Facebook.
Before the admission, the couple tried to keep their relationship low-profile, avoiding questions about the real score between them. (READ: Sarah G, Matteo keep maddeningly mum on status)
But in recent months, the two have been spotted together. In March, Sarah and Matteo were photographed holding hands during Matteo's birthday party. Most recently, actress Judy Ann Santos shared a photo of them together with husband Ryan Agoncillo.
In an interview with Pep, Sarah said that she is proud of whatever she and Matteo had going and the he was consistent in asking permission from her parents Delfin and Divine Geronimo.
In another interview with Pep, Matteo said that not only was he happy with Sarah but also the fact that she is being exposed to other people.
"Yes. I’m very happy also na she’s slowly being exposed to different people. She’s enjoying more,” he said. – Rappler.com