We have been waiting all week for the news of a big announcement from One DIrection.

But today we finally got the news – and it was worth the wait.

The boys have announced an extra date at Dublin, Manchester and London on top of the shows they are already doing there after tickets sold out in record time.

23rd May – Croke Park,Dublin

30th May – Etihad Stadium, Manchester

6th June – Wembley Stadium, London

These extra dates means that the boys are now doing 4 nights at each of the venues.

Now thats a lot of Directioners!!!

Tickets for these dates go on sale on the 28th September at 10am.

But not only that, they have announced 10 yes TEN dates at stadiums across europe.

June 13, 2014 Stockholm Friends Arena

June 16, 2014 Copenhagen National Stadium Parken

June 20, 2014 Paris Stade de France

June 24, 2014 Amsterdam Amsterdam Arena

June 28, 2014 Milan Stadio San Siro

July 2, 2014 Dusseldorf Esprit Arena

July 4, 2014 Berne Stade de Suisse

July 8, 2014 Barcelona Estadi Olimpic

July 10, 2014 Madrid Vincente Calderon

July 13, 2014 Porto Dragao Stadium

It seems that it’s not just us that are excited, but the boys are too.

Niall tweeted: “We are taking our 2014 stadium tour to Europe ! Cant wait to see more of our fans !!”

He then added: “Croke Park, we have another date ! Amazing !”

Louis also tweeted: “Thank you, without you we would not have added extra UK & Ireland dates ”

Are you happy about the new/extra dates? Will you be buying a ticket or can’t you afford it?