The 22-year-old singer seemingly confirmed the romance rumors with the 32-year-old television personality by changing his Instagram profile picture to a black and white selfie of the couple.PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Liam Payne Liam and Cheryl first met in 2008 when a 14-year-old Liam auditioned for the . The One Directioner broke up with longtime girlfriend Sophia Smith last October and Cheryl is currently in the middle of a divorce from Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini, who she married in July 2014.Unexpected for sure, but on closer inspection it seems there have been a few tell-tale signs nobody picked up on.Liam recently unveiled a new rose tattoo on his hand – and it’s now thought this might well be a tribute to Cheryl’s impressive rose inking that sits across her lower back and bum.As they now approach their first anniversary, the couple can look back on a year that included a nude photo scandal of sorts.Bloom infamously went paddleboarding in the buff with Perry over the summer.Liam also changed his Instagram profile picture to the two of them together.2nd March 2016: Cheryl posts a picture with a mystery arm in the back of a car which obvs makes the internet go mad trying to track down the owner of said limb – discussing watch brands, jumpers and the likes.
BUT now we've got used to the idea, it's actually pretty cute.
They seem happy, and age ain't nothin' but a number, right? We look back on their relationship history — since it all began in 2008…
2008: 14-year-old Liam sings Frank Sinatra’s in for his X Factor audition and Cheryl, who was married to Ashley Cole at the time, is on the judging panel. I think you’ve got charisma and you give us that cheeky little wink.’ January 2016: Liam and Cheryl are reportedly dating, after getting together around the final in mid December, and he gets a rose tattoo on his hand that resembles her controversial bum tat.
Sure, one of the biggest celebrity couples of all time broke up in 2016, but a number of notable relationships also got their spark this year. One of these duos just might become our next supercouple. Word of the secret relationship only broke in October, even though they started seeing each other months prior.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle managed to pull off what was once thought to be impossible: They kept their royal romance under wraps.