Liam Payne has been romantically linked to mannequin Aliana Mawla.
It has been claimed the pair met by way of mutual mates after the ex-One Direction singer referred to as off his engagement to mannequin Maya Henry, 21, a month in the past.
Photographs of Payne together with his arms wrapped round American Mawla, 24, emerged on a fan Instagram account on Monday (23.05.22), in addition to a picture of the pair holding fingers.
A supply informed The Sun newspaper: “Liam and Aliana have been getting to know one another for the last week and she has been bragging about their romance non stop.
“She is head-over-heels for Liam. They met through friends and seem to be getting on really well.
“Liam is playing it down however. He has only been single for a short amount of time and doesn’t want to rush into anything.
“For now he just wants to enjoy single life.”
Liam just lately returned to London from a visit to the US and Mawla flew again with the singer.
Mawla featured in his 2018 music video for J Balvin collaboration, ‘Familiar’, and promoted her sultry look within the music video through a put up on Instagram, the place she has 300,000 followers.
It was revealed earlier this week that Payne and his on-off girlfriend Henry had referred to as off their engagement.
The pair briefly cut up final yr however reconciled in August following a collection of low-key dates.
After the pictures started showing on-line, Henry lashed out on social media: “I love all of the fans so much but please stop sending me these pictures of my fiancé wrapped around another woman.
“This is not me and it’s hard enough knowing this has happened without seeing it. Enough now.”
A supply near the previous ‘X Factor’ finalist slated Henry’s remarks as “very misleading”.
A supply informed MailOnline: “Liam and Maya are no longer together and split up for good over a month ago.
“Maya’s comments referring to Liam as her fiancé are untrue and very misleading.”
Payne, who has son Bear, 5, with Cheryl, 38, requested Henry to marry him in August 2020 after they’d been collectively for a yr.
He gave her a custom-made ring that included a diamond which got here from a band owned by Henry’s grandmother.
The pair had recognized one another for years and first met at a One Direction live performance when Henry was aged solely 15.