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Shamed footballer Danny Simpson is expecting a daughter with Melissa Reeves. On Saturday night, the Ex On The Beach star, 26, took to her Instagram Stories and posted an ultrasound image which included the title: 'Baby of Melissa and Danny,' and a close friend of the reality star confirmed the father's identity to MailOnline, revealing that he 'hasn't given ANY financial support' during her pregnancy to date. Melissa, 26, who announced in January that she was pregnant, has not yet publicly confirmed who the father is, and the Huddersfield Town pro, 33, hasn't commented on the reports either. Shamed footballer Danny Simpson, 33, is expecting a daughter with Ex On The Beach star Melissa Reeves, 26, but 'hasn't given ANY financial support' during her pregnancy Melissa, who announced her pregnancy in January, has not yet publicly confirmed who the father is, and the Huddersfield Town pro, hasn't commented on reports Melissa and Danny: On Saturday night, the Ex On The Beach star took to her Instagram Stories and posted an ultrasound image which included the title: 'Baby of Melissa and Danny' A close friend of Melissa Reeves told MailOnline: 'Melissa hasn't had any outside help or support throughout her pregnancy' A friend of Danny's reportedly told The Sun: 'Danny and Melissa's relationship didn't work out but he has vowed to support her financially and emotionally. According to the source, former Leicester City player Danny 'picked up the tab' for Melissa's recent white themed baby shower at Hope Street hotel, in Liverpool - something which her friends strongly refute.
Danny's friend also claimed that the footballer has assisted the reality star in kitting out her home in preparation for the baby's arrival, insisting Melissa has 'wanted for nothing during her pregnancy' - again, a claim which her friends say is untrue. Independent woman: 'She paid for her baby shower herself' Melissa's pal told MailOnline following her recent white party at Hope Street Hotel to celebrate her upcoming arrival A case of the ex: In 2016, Huddersfield Town player Danny was convicted of assaulting his ex-girlfriend Stephanie Ward who is the mother of his daughter Skye, 8 In 2016, Huddersfield Town player Danny was convicted of assaulting his ex-girlfriend Stephanie Ward who is the mother of his daughter Skye, 8. Melissa revealed earlier this month that she is expecting a baby girl, taking to Instagram to make the announcement with a sun-drenched bikini snap The Ex On The Beach star has not publicly revealed who the father is, or how many months pregnant she is. SHAMED football ace Danny Simpson is expecting a baby with reality telly star Melissa Reeves. 6 Football ace Danny Simpson is expecting a baby with a star of MTV's Ex On The Beach Credit: PA:Press Association The Ex On The Beach star, 26, posted an ultrasound image and added: "Baby of Melissa and Danny." Huddersfield Town's Danny, 33, found guilty of assaulting a previous girlfriend, has not publicly acknowledged Melissa's pregnancy — but friends say the defender is standing by her.
Melissa announced their child's gender last month and Danny, who won the Premier League title with Leicester City in 2016, paid for a lavish baby shower at Liverpool's upmarket Hope Street hotel. 6 Melissa took to Instagram to announce her pregnancy with this ultrasound shot of the unborn baby girl In 2015, The Sun reported, that Danny was found guilty of assaulting his then girlfriend Stephanie Ward, mother of his daughter Skye, now eight. 6 Danny, who currently plays for Huddersfield Town, is yet to comment on the news of his upcoming baby Credit: Getty Images - Getty