Back in the early days, he played Cupid and introduced his boy to a cute girl he knew through friends.
Eleanor, of course, would go on to become Louis’ girlfriend of three years and the subject of a dozen Tumblr sites that continue to obsessively document her style.
If there's one direction for Liam Payne, it leads straight to Cheryl Fernandez-Versini.
A source close to Cheryl confirms to ET that the two have been dating since late last year, and now the 1D boybander has made it official with a sweet Instagram post."Happy #internationalwomensday to my favourite woman in the world ??
NEWS: One Direction's Liam Payne Shows Off Rock-Hard Abs After Losing 'Christmas Weight'The "Perfect" singer ended a relationship with Sophia Smith last year, while Cheryl is divorcing her husband of 19 months, Jean-Bernard Ferndandez-Versini.
It's her second marriage -- she was wedded to soccer player Ashley Cole for four years, until 2010.
2013-2015Liam first met Sophie back in school, pre-One Direction fame, and they reunited at a friend’s birthday party in 2013. (We’d do the same, tbh.) "There was no real reason why we split up. I don't think the distance helped and we were really young.
2013-2016After maybe-sorta dating in 2013, Kendall and Harry came together to make us all feel terrible about our own New Year’s Eve plans when they were photographed on a yacht in St. They haven’t been spotted since spending a weekend sharing a lounge chair on a boat deck, but that probably reflects more on their busy schedules than their romantic feelings. Much like the high school relationships of Harry, Liam, and Louis, Niall broke up with his childhood crush shortly after making his debut on The X Factor.
“I think he felt bad because he kept saying: ‘I'm so sorry.’ I tried to sound like it was no big deal but it was a bit sad for me,” which seems like an understatement of the century. I missed him but we still talked on Skype and we met up whenever he was back.” These days, she’s busy “just livin' life,” according to her Instagram bio.
(As Zayn Malik tragically left the band, we've left Perrie Edwards and Gigi Hadid off the list, but shoutout to them anyway!
) Dating a member of one of the biggest bands in the world may have its perks, but it can also lead to being hounded by fans and media outlets alike.