It’s official! Liam Payne took to the ‘Gram to seal the deal with his new lady, Maya Henry, in an adorable post on Friday, September 20.

“Sometimes I don’t recognize this happy guy … sure glad you brought him back though,” the 26-year-old wrote to his 18-year-old model girlfriend. In the sweet pic, Liam looks as happy as can be as he snuggles the brunette beauty with her arms around the singer. Just look at how she stares at him!

Liam Payne Instagram Official GF Maya Henry

To celebrate the release week of his new single “Stack It Up,” he thanked various members of his team in the post, but saved his lady for the kicker. “Then last but not least this one @maya_henry for always keeping the biggest smile on my face through all the stress and making me realize how perfect my life really is. love you all let’s stack this s–t up,” he wrote.

Maya took to the comments to send some love back to her man. “So proud of you and so glad we can be happy together,” the Texas native wrote. “Stack it up biisshhh.” Fans were so happy to see the two so in love. Many actually thanked Maya for making Liam so cheery.

Liam Payne Instagram Official GF Maya Henry

Prior to the singer’s relationship with Maya, he was with Cheryl Cole for two years. The former couple share a 2-year-old son together named Bear. Liam announced his breakup from Cheryl, 36, in July 2018. “It’s been a tough decision for us to make. We still have so much love for each other as a family,” he wrote on Twitter. “Bear is our world and we ask that you respect his privacy as we navigate our way through this together.”

After declaring his breakup, he was soon seen with Maya in August 2018. “I’m very happy right now,” Liam said on KISS FM UK’s Kiss Breakfast on Wednesday, September 18, where he confirmed that the two are indeed an item. He added that the model is so “relaxed” that it helps him calm his nerves. “I am very lucky. She is great. She’s awesome” We love your new relationship, guys! Keep the cute couple pics coming.