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Williams F1 driver Alexander Albon and his girlfriend Lily Muni He are one of the most known couples in the paddock. Not only do they have a huge fan following in the sport but are admired worldwide. As He takes on the recently surfaced interview, fans can’t help but appreciate their bonding.

Lily Muni was recently approached for an interview where she was asked to pick between a lottery and a soul mate. However, the Golf sensation picked the lottery as her choice. While reading this, many readers might question her choice, but she played it perfectly.


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As the interview went on, He answered, “I already found my soul mate. I really need to win the lottery.” When asked if Albon was really her soul mate, the Chinese international stated, “I think so.”

Muni He, often known by name of Lily is Chinese by birth. By profession, she is a golfer and competes in the United States’ LPGA tour. Muni was born in Chengdu, China, but later on, moved to Vancouver and then San Diego with her family. About the relationship, Lily and Albon post about each other frequently on social media. They are not married and do not have children together.

Lily Muni reveals how she met Alexander Albon

Alexander Albon and Lily Muni have been dating each other since 2019. However, the duo met each other through social media. During an interview, Muni He further conveyed that she found her interest in the sport through Netflix’s Drive to Survive.


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Talking about this, the professional golfer stated,He DM’d me first, very smoothly. But we were really just friends for the longest time. We really bonded over our sports or similarities that, you know, we see, we feel and all the struggles we were going through at the time. So we really bonded over that.”

And after months and months of being friends, he eventually came to L.A. and we got to meet in person,” concluded the girlfriend of the former Red Bull driver in the interview.


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Things are going pretty well on and off for Alexander Albon. He not only impressed everyone on the Williams this year but also has his future secure in the sport till next year. It’ll be interesting to see who he has as his teammate for the following season.

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Sabyasachi Biswas


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Sabyasachi Biswas is an F1 and NASCAR writer at EssentiallySports. He has completed his Master's in Mass Communication and Journalism from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. Sabyasachi is an ardent Red Bull and Max Verstappen fan and has been following the sport for over a decade now.
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Nizamul Haque Bhuyan