Zayn Malik Slammed By Jake Roche Over “Disrespectful” Perrie Edwards Breakup

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Zayn Malik Jake Roche Perrie Edwards Split

By Shari Weiss

Zayn Malik Jake Roche Perrie Edwards Split

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Not only does Perrie Edwards have her fellow Little Mix members by her side, but she also has their significant others coming to her defense. Jesy Nelson‘s fiancé Jake Roche is SLAMMING Zayn Malik for dumping Edwards and calling off their engagement.

As Gossip Cop reported, Roche proposed to Nelson at Ed Sheeran’s concert last month. At the time, the news was especially exciting because it meant both Nelson and Edwards would be planning weddings, and people wondered which Mixer would be the first to walk down the aisle. Less than two weeks later, though, Malik broke up with Edwards, ending their two-year engagement.

Edwards was said to be devastated when Malik pulled the plug, which some have claimed was actually done via text message. Now in an interview with The Sun, Roche reportedly says of the former One Direction singer, “I think he’s a f*cking idiot. The way he’s treated her is horrible. He’s not a very nice man. Professionally he’s talented but — and I’m speaking from what I’ve seen — he should be ashamed.”

“I’d at least send an email! It’s more formal,” Roche goes on to sarcastically crack about Malik’s alleged breakup method. He’s further quoted as saying, “But it’s not about treating a woman like that, it’s about treating a human like that. It’s disrespectful.” Roche also calls out Malik for his recent retweet that shaded Little Mix in favor of supporting Fifth Harmony.

The Rixton front man reportedly says, “And the whole re-tweeting thing — he finished with her! Why antagonize it? It’s done!” As for Edwards, Roche says she’s now “great and smiling again.” And he sees his own band mate Charley Bagnall as a potential new beau. “Maybe Charley needs to widen that smile. We’re trying to set them up now,” Roche tells The Sun.

Malik, who has engaged in a number of feuds over the last few months, has not addressed the interview on social media. TELL US: What do you think of Roche blasting Malik over the Edwards split?

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