"I can honestly say, Mike was thoughtful, caring and so fiercely loyal to his friends and family and really would do anything for them".
Taking to Twitter, Amber Davies wrote, 'I am in utter shock. He was also struggling to come to terms with the death of one of his best friends, Danny Cutts, who suddenly died in December. I just can't believe this!
Mike's one-time other-half on the show, Olivia Attwood, simply tweeted a broken heart emoji, whilst Gabby Allen wrote, 'Such a kind genuine heart you had. It's so so sad ...you will be missed. "My heart breaks for your family RIP MikeThalassitis". Please stop brandishing that.
Fellow star of the 2017 Love Island series Chris Hughes expressed his grief and offered his condolences on Twitter, asking people not to call him "Muggy Mike". Thalassitis competed in "Love Island" in the summer of 2017 and on "Celebs Go Dating" in 2018.
Sheridan Smith has said Mike Thalassitis" death should be a "massive wake-up call' and has called for change. You were the kindest soul, you were so amusing and you had so much to live for.
GoFundMe Danny Cutts Danny Cutts on a GoFundMe page that was set up for his memory
He dated The Only Way Is Essex star Megan McKenna before splitting up a year ago, and had appeared on the series Celebs Go Dating in 2018.
The former League One footballer, who comes from a Cypriot family, enjoyed a successful playing career before becoming a beloved reality TV star.
Our thoughts go out to Thalassitis' family and loved ones during this hard time. I can't put into words how much this hurts and doesn't feel real. "Way too young. Thoughts and prayers with his friends and family".
Margate FC shared a photo of him in action with the statement, 'Margate FC is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of one of our former players, Mike Thalassitis.
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Should United overcome Barca, they would face either Liverpool or Porto in the semi-finals of the competition. " United are one of the really good teams left in the competition and they won't fear anyone".