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Liam Payne causes online storm with ‘naked’ picture

Liam Payne causes online storm with ‘naked’ picture

Liam Payne, of One Direction, performs live in concert during the 'Where We Are' tour at Esprit Arena in Dusseldorf, Germany. Photo: WENN/Patrick Hoffmann

Liam Payne whipped One Direction fans into a frenzy when he posted a supposedly nude snap online.

The What Makes You Beautiful hitmaker revealed an image on Instagram.com on Sunday featuring himself on the back of a yacht seemingly naked, with his private parts censored.

In the caption, he pretended he had lost his underwear by writing, “Damn that was my last pair!”

The picture caused a storm with fans but they were left disappointed hours later when Payne posted the image again without any pixellation – revealing he was wearing underwear all along.

He wrote, “Oh I found them never mind aha (sic).”

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