“Messed that up […] by being 13 whenever I was around her. It was like the girl from the year above me.”
He continued: “’I don’t know how to speak to you!’ But she’s my crush, my crush of all crushes.”
Happily married to his wife of 12 years Ayda Field, 43, the father of four also spoke about his shocking decision to quit Take That at the height of their fame.
He said: “I think that I was in the middle of a nervous breakdown, my first of many.”