Jana Kramer, an American singer and actress, has publicly announced her relationship with football player Allan Russell on social networks. The 39-year-old posted a photo of herself and Russell smiling as he hugged Kramer on her Instagram profile. The caption accompanying the post reads:
“Back to the beginning… This is also us… trying to take a picture.”
Immediately after the singer revealed her relationship, the comments section of her post was flooded with well wishes from many of her friends. When Kramer was featured on the Whine Down with Jana Kramer podcast earlier this month, she alluded to the pair’s connection.
Allan Russell is currently a football coach.
Russell (42 years old), born in Glasgow, Scotland on December 13, 1980, currently lives in England. He began his career at Hamilton Academical before moving to St. Mirren and Macclesfield Town. He scored his first goal in 2007 while playing for Patrick Thistle and Airdrie during the 2007–08 season.
Russell signed a two-year contract with Kilmarnock in 2008 before joining the Carolina RailHawks, where he led them to two NASL championships. He joined the Los Angeles Blues in 2011 and was the team’s captain at the time. In 2017 he joined the England coaching staff as strikers coach, and in 2021 he was appointed assistant coach of Aberdeen. Russell and Steve Weaver joined Norwich City as co-managers after Dean Smith was sacked last year.
When Jana Kramer joined the Whine Down with Jana Kramer podcast on January 9, 2023, she had a surprise for everyone. She said that she is in a relationship now. Kramer went on to say that although she is uncertain about her future with her boyfriend, she still wants to give love another chance. She went on to say:
“I’ll take it. I’ll have a good time. And if it doesn’t work, I’ll learn a lot. And I’ve had a great time doing it.”
Kramer and Russell are said to have met on a dating platform, the former being hesitant to date someone from another country. She recalls that living in Nashville and being a mother of two had always made her skeptical. Still, she decided to strike up a conversation and see how things turned out.
Kramer’s name has been linked to a number of notable faces in the past, starting with her marriage to Michael Gambino in 2004 and her divorce the following year. She then married actor Johnathon Schaech in July 2010, but the couple divorced the following year. In addition, the singer was briefly engaged to Brantley Gilbert in 2013 before marrying Mike Caussin in May 2015. They had two children together in 2016 and 2018, however, they divorced. married in 2021. Kramer then began dating fitness trainer Ian Schinelli in 2021, but the couple divorced last year.