Louis Tomlinson and the rest of One Direction have previously practiced with Newcastle United. (Ian Horrocks/Newcastle United/Getty Images)
Tweens rejoice! Louis Tomlinson of the pop group One Direction will be playing in a Final Third Development League game for the Doncaster Rovers.
The Rovers, who play in England's second highest league this season, told the BBC that they normally sell around a hundred tickets for their second stringers' matches, but have moved over four thousand for Tomlinson's appearance this week. And he's trying to live up to the hype:
"Louis has been training hard over the past month with Brian Flynn and the lads ahead of the game, including a long session today with the reserve players."
Tomlinson signed a non-contract agreement to play with the club last summer, and was set to play in an earlier match but was injured while pretending to be a soccer player in a charity match for Scottish club Celtic (not a good sign).