Niall Horan is rather fond of Christine Bleakley

Niall Horan has revealed that Dancing On Ice host Christine Bleakley is his ‘ideal woman’.

The 18-year-old has struck up a close friendship with Christine, 33, after she took him to watch her fiancé Frank Lampard play football.

‘Great day! Been to watch chelsea, thank you @clbleakley,’ Tweeted Niall.

She replied: ‘You’re very welcome.’

And the conversation didn’t end there.

‘Yeah babe great day! Great t meet frank also ! Thanks for great day!’

Christine – 15 years Niall‘s senior and loved up with Chelsea footballer Frank, 33 – seems fond of Niall, as she also said he was ‘great company’.

But it seems Niall‘s feelings go a little deeper.

‘I’m in love,’ Niall tells the Daily Mirror.

Christine is amazing, so amazing. I love her!

‘Seriously, she is my new best friend – she is utterly incredible.

‘I also think she’s gorgeous…I like the older woman.’

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