One Direction's Niall Hangs Out With Newcastle United Football Star

20 January 2012, 16:18 | Updated: 24 January 2012, 14:26

The 'One Thing' star posts a picture of himself with defender Danny Simpson after a recent meeting.

One Direction star Niall Horan has posted a picture of himself with Newcastle United footballer Danny Simpson after the pair met recently.

The 'What Makes You Beautiful' singer took to his Twitter account earlier today (20th January) to post a picture and a message to the Premier League star.

"@dannysimpson12 yo simo! Whats goin on bro! Cheers for the shirt bro, gona get that in a frame Monday," he tweeted.

A smiling Niall can be seen alongside Danny in the photo being presented with a Newcastle United shirt with the football star's name and number on the back.

Meanwhile, One Direction recently released their latest video tour diary in which they try their best at swapping accents around with each other.

The boy band stars are currently on tour and will perform at the Sheffield City Hall this evening.

You can view a picture of Niall and Danny Simpson below. (Picture: Twitter)

Nial of one direction with danny simpson