Cowell, Price had a fling?

London: Music mogul Simon Cowell reportedly once had a fling with British glamour model Katie Price.

"There are people around who are 100 percent sure that Simon and Kate were briefly an item. She has admitted she fancied him and she fits his type perfectly," a source told

Price, 33, has also admitted to having a soft spot for Simon.

"Maybe Simon Cowell could be my ideal man. I wouldn`t mind a bit," she said.

However, Cowell`s spokesman Max Clifford dismissed the report as a rumour while Price`s rep said, it`s very funny.