Justin Bieber is set to play an Irish leg of his 2013 European tour, it has been announced.

The popstar will play The O2, Dublin on Sunday February 17, with tickets going on sale on Thursday August 16 at 9am.

The global platinum selling star is fresh from celebrating his number one album, Believe, featuring the hit single Boyfriend.

Tickets for his Dublin gig will be available from all Ticketmaster outlets nationwide and online at www.ticketmaster.ie