The rumor mill has been swirling with tales of Shakira cozying up to tennis star Rafael Nadal in Barcelona recently. “Love match,” hinted the New York Post’s Page Six just a few days ago, reporting that the pair “were whispering and all smiles” while eating dinner at the W Hotel in the Spanish city.
But Nadal’s camp has denied the supposed romance. And it appears that the Colombiana is still very much engaged to long-time boyfriend Antonio de la Rua, and the Spaniard is still dating his former classmate Xisca.
Apparently, Rafa and Shaki are just friends and collaborators. They just finished filming a very sexy video for the song “Gypsy” from the singer’s latest album She Wolf. Advance photos show the pair scantily clad and intertwined. I know they’re merely pals but they do look good together. The video premieres in 10 days. Here’s a teaser: