52,000 fans welcomed One Direction to the Stadium of Light in Sunderland last night.
Some of them spoke to ITV News Tyne Tees after the concert.
Bosses at the Stadium of Light say last night's One Direction concert generated around three million pounds for the local economy.
Sunderland’s Stadium of Light welcomed 52,000 spectators last night as One Direction began their UK tour on Wearside.
Fans of the X Factor band began queuing outside Sunderland's Stadium of Light before dawn for the first leg of their UK tour.