AceShowbiz - Reuniting with %cSelena Gomez% is not something which %cJustin Bieber% gets easily. A new report suggests that the Biebz worked hard in pursuing the "Fetish" songstress before she finally opened her heart for him.
A source tells TMZ that it took some convincing on Justin's part to prove to Selena that rekindling their romance was nothing but a good thing for both of them. The source adds that Selena's kidney transplantation was the one which made Justin reconnect to Selena.
Justin reportedly knew how much the ex-girlfriend of %cThe Weeknd% meant for him when he realized that the 23-year-old beauty could die during the life-threatening medical emergency. Although Justin made a move on Selena when she was still in a relationship the "Starboy" hitmaker, the source claims that Justin has nothing to do with the breakup, noting the Selena and The Weeknd's relationship had been fizzling for months.
The source also shuts down rumors saying Selena and Justin reunited for business. The source adds that the two global stars are not even planning a collaboration.
Another source previously claimed that Selena and Justin, who dated on and off from 2011 to 2014, were full-on dating again. "Selena and The Weeknd just fizzled and ended amicably - it wasn't dramatic and it wasn't about Justin. But Selena always had feelings for Justin. Her friends want her to be cautious because she has been in such a good place post-surgery," the source added.
"He has been going to church every week and spends all his time with his pastor Carl Lentz - Carl has been encouraging 'reconciliation' between the two - to heal their friendship at least - and Justin basically has been asking her for her forgiveness this whole time," another source added. "He's really cleaned up his life majorly, they consider each other their one true love. Justin does not make a move without consulting him."
Most recently, Selena was spotted watching Justin play hockey game. The "Monte Carlo" star arrived at the Los Angeles Kings' arena alone on Wednesday, November 1. When she arrived, Selena wore a denim jacket, but traded it for a red jersey which Justin wore on the rink when the two left together. Justin's mom Pattie Mallette also appeared to confirm their reconciliation in a series of tweets.