SHINee Jonghyun's and Lee Yoobi's agencies deny that the two are in a relationship.
On January 29, fans woke up welcoming the rumors of Jonghyun and Lee Yoobi's dating spreaded by various media outlets.
Prior to this, repsective agencies of both sides speak up and denied it. Sidus HQ, Lee Yoobi's side explained, "They are just close friends and very friendly to each other but not definitely dating. "
They added, "Actually, the rumor has been up for some time already and we did observe them but they are not couple."
On the other hand, Jonghyun's side, SM Entertainment said, "Not true indeed. They are just common friends of '90 (90-liners) who gathered for meetings."
Moreover, Davichi's Kang Min Kyung, who's name involved as the 'matchmaker' also denies her involvement in such baseless rumor, reports D K-Pop News.
Her agency CCM told a news outlet, "News stating that Kang Min Kyung is the matchmaker between Jonghyun and Lee Yoobi's dating rumor is definitely false.
She is good friends with Lee Yoobi but it shocked her taking the role of their matchmaker."