Big changes are on the horizon for Liam Payne.

The One Direction member recently announced he’s embarking on his own solo music career, choosing to sign with a label that will separate him from Simon Cowell’s label. Now it appears like this next chapter of his life will also involve a new management team.

Liam has officially signed with Doyen Global, which just happens to be the team behind David Beckham. A tweet was shared early this morning, revealing that the singer has joined their music division.

Since the news broke, fans have also gotten #ProudofLiam trending on Twitter too! Directioners have been sharing tweets of support for Liam, and how he’s inspired all of them since his X-Factor audition six years ago.

We’re so excited for Liam. We can’t wait to see what’s next for him both musically and professionally.

Are you guys surprised Liam has signed with a new management team? Let us know what you think in the comments below.