Jordan begs her team for a meet'n'greet with the ‘new Gareth Gates' - uh-oh!

Katie Price‘s always done her best to provide us with the shock factor.

But just when we thought nothing that she could say or do would leave us gobsmacked, her latest admission has left us requiring our jaws to be rewired.

The 32-year-old star, who’s a self-confessed X Factor addict, has been banging on about One Direction’s hottie Harry Styles – and the 16-year-old had better watch out.

She’s absolutely smitten with Harry,’ a close friend tells Now. She says he’s like the new Gareth Gates.’

And we all know what happened between her and the original Gareth

Katie watches the show every week and has told her team to try to set her up with a backstage meet’n’greet with Harry and the rest of the group,’ says the pal.

But it’s not a serious thing – it’s a bit of fun for three-year-old Princess, who’s one of Harry’s biggest fans.

‘Katie rates all the boys, but Harry really stands out for her. He’s a nice bit of eye candy on a Saturday night.’

Read the full story about Katie Price in Now magazine dated 8 November 2010 – out now!

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