Tulisa thinks the One Direction singer is intelligent enough to have an older girlfriend

Harry Styles and ex-girlfriend Caroline Flack were a perfect match, according to Tulisa Contostavlos.

The X Factor judge is friends with both Harry and Caroline and has spent time with them separately and as a couple.

Harry is a very mature, charming young man, and he has enough intelligence to maintain a relationship with a slightly older woman,’ says Tulisa, 24.

Caroline is a very sensitive, fun, young-at-heart person. The combination of the two made complete sense to me.’

Tulisa doesn’t think it was fair that Caroline, 32, received hate mail and death threats from jealous One Direction fans during her 2-month fling with Harry, 18, earlier this year.

The singer didn’t see the pair’s 14-year age gap as a big deal.

‘People are so judgemental,’ Tulisa tells We Love Pop.

‘She’s one of the loveliest people I know. It’s not cougar-ish and creepy.’

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