One Direction member Liam Payne allegedly suffers from severe weight loss because of his break up with Cheryl. Could this latest news be true?

Payne shared his latest photo on Instagram which had the the fans concerned. He became pretty thin compared to his previous selfies. The photo got more than a million likes but some of his fans cannot help but feel worried about his physique.

The aspiring writer got comments like “Why do you look so thin? Please be eating, baby. Don’t work out too often. I love you, Liam Stay healthy for us, please.”

Time for gym #hashtag

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Furthermore, the latest selfie of himself caused speculations that he had broken up with Cheryl. According to Wonderwall, his followers created the rumors as well.

The One Direction member has been hitting the gym more often. He told Attitude magazine that he got insecure after gaining weight and drinking too much.

“I started drinking a lot and I began to get a bit tubbier. In fact, because of that I was getting fat jibes all the time, which hurt me… I’m not afraid to say I went through a pretty bad stage.”

He later added, “And for that time in my life, that was perfect for me.That’s what I wanted to do and so I enjoyed myself.”

Meanwhile, Wonderwall noticed that his girlfriend Cheryl faced the same controversy in the past. The web tabloids were in a frenzy when the Girls Aloud alum appeared “scary skinny” in last year’s “X Factor” UK.

According to the outlet, Cheryl addressed the issue by slamming the body shamers. Additionally, she also explained that she was grieving her former father-in-law’s death, hence the physical outcome.

“You have no idea what I have been through. Just losing my father in law v recently and everything that comes with that [sic]. Not that I am or should justify myself to anyone.”

Notably, Liam Payne and Cheryl have been facing controversies after announcing their romance in public. Aside from the break-up allegations, Payne’s cousin Ross Harris told IB Times that the duo is getting the marriage vibe.

“I suppose only time will tell. They’ll probably be married in a few weeks; it’s that kind of vibe,” Harris said.

Please stay tuned for more news about One Direction member Liam Payne and Cheryl.