ITV Love Island viewers heartbroken as twist sealed after Samantha and Joey pair

Samantha Kenny and Joey Essex coupled up at the end of Love Island
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Love Island viewers are convinced a twist is on the way after a brutal end to tonight's episode.

The latest season of the popular ITV dating programme got underway yesterday. However, an Islander has already been forced to leave after a dramatic dumping on Tuesday's programme.

Joey Essex was a surprise addition at the end of last night's programme and the TOWIE star was tasked to "steal" a girl in tonight's episode. The 33-year-old hit it off with Samantha Kenny and decided to couple up with the Scouser at the end of the episode.

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However, this meant Samantha's partner, Sam, had to leave the island just 24 hours after arriving. As he exited, Sam said: "I'm definitely feeling mixed emotions right now but I kind of saw it coming."

However, viewers following the show on social media platform X are convinced Sam will soon return as Gold said: "Surely Sam will come back in a week?"

Hannah added: "HEARTBROKEN ITV PLEASE BRING SAM BACK PLS PLS" Abi commented: "Nooo not Sam! He needs to come back in at some point!"

Rosy posted: "Genuinely done with this show already, the only way they can redeem themselves is by bringing Sam back for casa" Rick said: "Sam is coming back as a bombshell lets manifest."

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