One Direction fans turn out in force to welcome band to Mexico

Published Thursday, Nov 26 2015, 11:13 GMT  |  By  |  Add comment
Mexico loves One Direction!

Fans turned out in force yesterday to welcome Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Harry Styles to Mexico City – so many, in fact, that police were called to ensure everyone's safety!

One Direction photocall, Mexico City, Mexico - 25 Nov 2015

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Hundreds of fans turned up to a photocall to catch a glimpse of their idols, who were making their last appearance in Mexico before their planned hiatus in the new year.

According to local media reports, fans gathered outside the Four Seasons Hotel from early morning after hearing the boys were giving a press conference inside.

One Direction photocall, Mexico City, Mexico - 25 Nov 2015

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Apparently the crowds went wild when Liam and Niall opened windows in the hotel at one stage to wave at the fans below.

One Direction are promoting their new album, Made In The AM, which was released earlier this month. It features the smash single 'Drag Me Down', as well as new song 'Perfect'. It's the band's first album since Zayn Malik quit in March,

The boys are planning to promote the album through the new year but will temporarily disband around March to take a breather and focus on individual projects. They have, however, assured fans they are not splitting and will definitely get back together in the future.