|Pairing:||Liam Payne/Niall Horan|
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Niam is the ship name for One Direction members Liam Payne and Niall Horan. It is the third most popular pairing for both Liam and Niall. Overall, it is the sixth-most popular out of the ten intraband pairings (including Zayn).
- For his part, I think Liam is Niall’s sounding board too. Liam seems to know a lot about how Niall views himself as a person which makes me think they’ve talked quite a bit about anything and everything and also deep stuff. I think Niam have a very similar dynamic to Zouis and Narry in that Niall and Liam are very very even in their relationship.
- untitled fanart by karukara (14 June 2014)
- One Hundred Per Cent, fanfic by threeturn (2014-10-08)
- gif by cheshere (February 20, 2013)
- gifset by zarrylourry (November 18, 2013)
- Niam Picspam Primer by Tumblr user niamlarrylove (22 April 2013)
- a very long niam masterpost by niallscuddly (Jan 2015)
- it's a liam god damn payne bromance primer, part 1 by needsmoresarcasm (12 Aug 2012)
- 2014 Niam Fic Exchange on AO3
- On AO3, as of 2 Aug 2015, 1794 fanworks tagged Niall/Liam. This sits above Liam/Harry (1119 works) and Niall/Louis (872 works). See also the Relationship tag filters on the Niall and Liam works pages.
- See File:1d slash popularity per month.png, data captured from AO3 on July 2, 2015.
- bakagamieru, what do you like about ziall and niam?, 12 April 2015