The blond star's dodgy knee has been causing him pain

Niall Horan has told fans that his knee is still giving him trouble.

The One Direction singer had an operation for torn ligaments last year after dislocating his joint playing football and it’s been playing up a little during the boys’ Take Me Home tour.

‘always stiff and swolen after shows! But It’s ok I think! But I wear a knee brace all the time,’ Tweeted Niall, 19.

Despite the lads’ energetic performances leaving Niall in pain, the Irish star’s still having a great time performing for fans.

He’s been keeping his Twitter followers updated on what he, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Zayn Malik have been getting up to on the road.

‘Long bus journey! sat up front talkin t Don all night! love the scousers ! Goodnight peeps,’ Tweeted Niall last week.

He wrote on Tuesday: ‘Couldn’t bothered gettin getting out of bed! Then I think! Hold on , take me home tour is in Nottingham tonight wohoooooo.’

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