Cape Town Directioners go crazy for 1D!

2015-04-01 14:10

Cape Town - Channel24 went on a mini field trip this morning to see the awaiting fans preparing for the greatest day of their lives... and ours... One Direction's show in Cape Town!

Yes, South African fans have waited a year so why not wait another seven hours until the concert?  

Their loyal fans came out in the hundreds to secure the best seat tonight...

It's 8 hours till the concert and look at the queue ?? #onedirection

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We spoke to a few Directioners in the queue..

Gia Van Der Vent and Kinara Paco have been waiting in the line since 10:00 and when asked who their favourite One Direction member is, Kinara said she liked Harry "because he has hair like mine and I can relate to him".

Gia & Kinara proudly wearing their 1D gear ?? #onedirection

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Gia was still heartbroken over Zayn Malik's departure from the group and said her favourite member isn't there anymore... #tear

Gia is still heartbroken that Zayn is no longer with us ?? #onedirection

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Martin, 23, was one of the few guys waiting in line and happily confirmed he is a proud One Direction fan, waiting in line since 09:30 this morning!

And his favourite member was Zayn "because he made space for me". And we have to agree, Martin has a certain boy band charm that we would crumble for... #it'shishair

"Zayn's my favourite cos he's made space for me" ?? #onedirection #Martinfor1D

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And we of course had to speak to a One Directioner mom, who's been waiting in the sun since 11:00 this morning. She told us she brought her daughter to the concert, and her favourite member is Niall "because he's the only one without tattoos".

We spoke to a One Directioner mom ?? #she??'s Niall

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We caught this group of girls with the most original t-shirt that said "You rule our South African hearts". #love

You rule our South African hearts ?? #onedirection #fans

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And here's a final glimpse of the fans waiting in line...

Die hard fans waiting in line to see Harry, Niall, Louis & Liam tonight! #onedirection #capetown

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Channel24 is also headed to the concert so make sure to follow us on Twitter and Instagram so we can bring you more screaming fans and of course snippets from the concert!



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