Pair spend time together in the States

Eleanor Calder seems to have struck up a strong friendship with Liam Payne‘s girlfriend Sophia Smith.

The 21-year-old – who’s been dating Louis Tomlinson since 2011 – shared a number of snaps of the pair hanging out in America at the weekend.

One shot sees the girls sitting outside a cafe surrounded by shopping bags, while another shows them giggling alongside 1D‘s hairdresser Lou Teasdale.

In a third Instagram photograph, Eleanor and Sophia pose together on a pavement wearing matching monochrome outfits.

Fan were clearly pleased to see pictures of the duo spending time together, with one commenting: ‘You are my queens ♚♚.’

It’s thought that the pair are in the US to support Louis, 22, Liam, 20 and their bandmates, who played two tour dates in New Jersey last week.

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Beth Shearing