From the moment their eyes met on the football field, fans went wild about the sizzling new romance between Lavender Haze hitmaker Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce, both 33, of the Kansas City Chiefs.
The couple has had their fair share of celebrity romances.
But in a whirlwind series of events, the pair went from being total strangers to walking arm-in-arm in his locker room after his match.
The budding relationship seems to have been a long time in the making as Travis appears to have been pursuing the hitmaker for months.
As the couple enjoy their exciting new romance, DailyMail.com looks back at how it all started – and what’s next for the instant-favorite couple.
So Happy Together: Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce’s Relationship Timeline: From Sliding Into Taylor’s DMs to THAT Famous Dealbreaker
JULY 2023: GETTING TO KNOW YOU
The NFL star revealed on New heightsthe podcast he co-hosts with his brother Jason Kelce, that he had attended the concert stop of Taylor’s Eras Tour at Arrowhead Stadium, home of the Kansas City Chiefs.
Travis joked that he was sad he couldn’t talk to the Blank Space singer, adding that he was given an assortment of friendship bracelets during the concert.
“I received some while I was there, but I wanted to give Taylor Swift one with my number on it,” the athlete explained, adding, “You know which one,” when his brother asked if he wanted his jersey number or meant his jersey number. phone number.
AUGUST 2023: ONE STEP CLOSER TO A TOUCH DOWN
On August 5, the Leaders posted a humorous TikTok video asking the players who their celebrity crush was growing up.
Travis couldn’t even finish his sentence after saying, “Mine was…” before one of his teammates jokingly intervened.
“Taylor Swift?” they joked, resulting in a laugh from the 6-foot-2 tight end, who didn’t respond before the video moved on to the next player.
The start of something new: Unbeknownst to Taylor, her future boyfriend wanted to give her his number during her Eras Tour concert stop in Kansas City in July
SEPTEMBER 2023: A NEW RELATIONSHIP HEATS UP
Jason Kelce was questioned by NFL Hall of Famer Tony Gonzalez on September 15 during a post-game show interview on Amazon Prime about his brother’s relationship status.
True to his sibling, the Philadelphia Eagles center coyly replied, “I’ve seen these rumors; I can’t comment.’
However, he did give eager fans a hint of what was to come, adding that Travis “had fun.”
“We’ll see what happens with whoever he faces,” Jason said, foreshadowing the Chiefs game that collectively broke the internet.
The Catching Kelce star later admitted on the Pat McAfee show that he was amused by the gossip.
After admitting he threw the ball in her court, Travis added, “I told her, I’ve seen you rock a stage at Arrowhead and maybe you should come see me rock a stage at Arrowhead.”
SEPTEMBER 24, 2023: TAYLOR AND TRAVIS MAKE THE FOOTBALL FIELD OFFICIAL
Swifties went wild on September 24, when the leggy blonde was spotted wearing Chiefs colors in a luxury box at Arrowhead Stadium.
Look of love: The muscular tight end admitted to ‘throwing the ball’ in Taylor’s court, revealing his interest in the Shake It Off singer
Watching her new boyfriend take the field, Taylor’s boundless enthusiasm during the game became the internet’s latest obsession.
Although the handsome new couple didn’t publicly declare they were dating, the fact that the Reputation singer sat next to Travis’ mom Donna in the luxury box spoke louder than words.
The pair were spotted after the Chiefs swept the Chicago Bears on the field holding hands in the locker room.
Travis’ teammate, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, said the tight end “told me at the last minute” that the global singing sensation would be at the game.
While roasting his friend, Patrick added, “Some things with Trav, he says it and you don’t know if it’s true or not, he says it so calmly.”
OCTOBER 2023: TRAVIS SEEN ENTER THE NEW JERSEY HOTEL AFTER SPENDING MORE TIME WITH TAYLOR
Following their very public debut as a handsome new couple, the Chiefs star was spotted heading into the Envue Hotel in Weehawken, New Jersey on Sunday after spending more time with Taylor over the weekend.
The Bad Blood singer will reportedly attend the Chiefs’ game against the New York Jets in New Jersey on October 1.
Sporty spirit: The 12-time Grammy Award winner proved she was a good football fan by watching the Chiefs-Bears game with great enthusiasm
Looking more radiant than ever, the blonde beauty was spotted across the Hudson River on Saturday evening, September 30, enjoying a girls’ night out with Blake Lively, Sophie Turner and Patrick Mahomes’ wife Brittany, hours before the big Chiefs game and Jets. in New Jersey.
German supermodel Heidi Klum, 50, has reportedly already invited the couple to her famous Halloween party, with Travis and Taylor reportedly planning to dress up as Barbie and Ken.
Already enjoying the honeymoon phase, Travis and Taylor were spotted in their first display of public PDA during a private party at Prime Social in Kansas City.
DailyMail.com exclusively reported that the Look What You Made Me do hitmaker met with her new boyfriend’s friends and family near his $1 million Kansas City mansion before making their relationship official on the football field made.