Phil Younghusband and Bangs Garcia. Composite Image
MANILA -- Football superstar Phil Younghusband admitted that he and sexy star Bangs Garcia have been "hanging out," after a picture of them together in a mall stirred rumors that they are dating.
Younghusband was also spotted at a recently held fashion event where Garcia took part of as a model.
On Sunday's episode of "The Buzz," the Azkals star said he has been spending time the actress.
"I'm hanging out with Valerie Garcia. We enjoy each other's company and we get on really well," he said, using the actress's real name.
According to reports, the two celebrities were introduced to each other by a common friend.
However, Younghusband, who was previously in a relationship with actress Angel Locsin, clarified that they are not yet a couple.
"We're not a couple. We're hanging out," he said. "I would never lie... We're enjoying hanging out and we're happy, I'm happy."