Born as Tuanigamanuolepola Tagovailoa, but known as Tua Tagovailoa, he is an American football quarterback playing for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. Tua was born in Ewa Beach, Hawaii in March 1998. But he has since left Hawaii to play football in the NFL. Is he single? Who is Tua Tagovailoa’s girlfriend?
Let’s talk a bit about the Dolphins quarterback and his relationship status.
Because of his Samoan descent, he is a devout Christian. Tua was raised to respect his parents, elders, and his spiritual mentors.
He is the eldest of four children and has two sisters, Taylor and Taysia. His brother Taulia Tagovailoa plays at Alabama. Tua grew up with an intense interest in football. His parents say he slept with a football under his arm every night as a small child.
By the time he was 8, Tua threw passes of more than thirty yards during Pop Warner game.
His grandfather Seu Tagovailoa served as his main inspiration. Seu believed in his grandson and that he would grow into a football star one day.
In 2014, for a brief period, Tua considered quitting football following the death of his grandfather. But his father convinced him to honor that legacy by playing.
Tua Tagovailoa Marital Status
So, who is Tua Tagovailoa’s girlfriend? Does he even have a girlfriend? Well, as of October 2021, the famous football player is single.
Tua burst onto the scene when he led Alabama to a National Championship as a freshman. As a sophomore, he led Alabama to a title game against Clemson.
Primed to be the No.1 pick in the 2020 NFL draft, he suffered a hip injury that ended his college football season.
In 2019, he was quoted saying he wanted a “girlfriend who could sneak in snacks for him away from his parents’ watchful eyes and their strict diet”.
Tua was raised in Hawaii, but he is of Samoan descent. His mother was raised in Hawaii, but her parents were from the territory of American Samoa. His father was born in Samoa but moved to Hawaii when he was three years old.
He now plays for the Miami Dolphins, a team from South Florida. You can say he lives in a sunshine state again.
Tua Celebrity Crush
The Miami Dolphins quarterback might not have a girlfriend, but he does have a celebrity crush. He is one of the most accurate young passers in football and he is pretty good at flirting and charming people.
In an interview published on the team’s Twitter feed, Tua said he has a celebrity crush. And that is no other but Shania Twain, the Canadian singer and songwriter with more than 100 million records sold. She is one of the best-selling female artists in country music history.
The quick-hitting Q&A session in which the American football quarterback shared his thoughts on a range of random topics went viral. It included his adoration for Twain, listing her as his favorite guilty pleasure singer and celebrity crush.
He went on and said, “Shania, if you watch this, from this moment on, please message me back”. And what do you know, maybe Twain is impressed by Twitter shoutouts.
She replied, saying “Guilty pleasure?! You should be proud of your good taste”. And then Tua was quick with a response of his own, referencing her hit, You’re still the one” in his reply”.
And while he might have a crush on Twain, it is an impossible feat. The Canadian singer has been married since 2011. And she is 55 years old, more than 30 years older than the NFL quarterback.