Daniel O’Donnell fans send money to UK relatives for Strictly vote

Daniel O’Donnell fans send money to UK relatives for Strictly vote

We’ve always known that Daniel O’Donnell fans are some of the most dedicated in the country.

So when we heard that the Donegal native was a contestant on this year’s Strictly Come Dancing, we knew that they would be out in force to support him.

So much so, that some are actually sending money to their English friends and relatives so they can vote for him on the reality TV show as Irish viewers are not permitted to vote.

Speaking to the The Irish Mirror, Daniel said he was overwhelmed and thanked all his fans.

“I have heard that [they are sending money]and it shows true dedication,” he said.

“It really does show the lengths people are going to back me. I would like to thank all my fans and people who know me

“Some people would have known me and known what I do but others have never heard of me and it’s great to meet new people.”

Daniel is currently getting ready for this weekends show and admitted he “doesn’t know whether he is coming or going”.

“I’m terrified. I don’t even know which night I’m on," he said.

“I don’t know what song I’m dancing to and I don’t even know what I’ll be wearing.”

Don’t worry, Daniel with the moves we seen you display at this year’s Rose of Tralee we think you’ll be fine.

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