Irina Shayk isn’t taking any chances with her budding relationship with Tom Brady.
Page Six reports the model is so intent on making the romance work that she’s even cutting ties with some of her more loose-lipped pals to avoid any embarrassing fumbles.
A source Page 6 that the Russian model has “narrowed her inner circle” so there are no leaks.”
“She’s afraid any weird rumors might scare him off,” they added.
Brady and Shayk were photographed on July 24 looking cozy in the car amid a weekend-long date at Brady’s Los Angeles pad.
But there were no paps in sight on a recent dinner date at Sushi Azabu in Tribeca on July 28 that a spy described as “private and ensconced.”
“She really wants this to work,” says the source. “Brady is her white whale. He’s an all-American nice guy.”
Shayk is used to dating high-profile men including soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo, whom she met on the set of an Armani ad in 2010 and stuck with until 2015.
She met “Silver Linings Playbook” actor Bradley Cooper later that year. The pair have had an on-again-off-again relationship and share daughter Lea de Seine.
Irina Shayk cutting off friends to protect relationship with Tom Brady. Irina Shayk cutting off friends to protect relationship with Tom Brady