CONOR MCGREGOR claims he’s began training his five-month-old son to be a boxer — and already has him doing squats.
The Irish UFC star — who was defeated by Floyd Mayweather in August — hopes Conor Jr will observe him into the ring.
But McGregor insists he won’t be a pushy mother or father.
The 29-year-old mentioned his MMA future throughout a Q&A with followers yesterday from contained in the SEC Armadillo in Glasgow, Scotland.
He additionally spoke about his plans for Conor Jr.
“I have a son now. When he grows up I’m going to put him into sport. I believe sport is the best thing you can do,” McGregor stated.
“I’ve already begun training him. He’s already leaps and bounds forward of schedule. He’s solely five months old. He can stand balancing on his toes.
“I’ve this little methodology the place I’ve him doing a squat. I lie him on my legs. I elevate my legs up and I put him within the squat place after which maintain his fingers after which maintain him and he raises himself up in a squat.
“I’ve been doing little issues like that and that’s from the bell, from day one. It’s like a clean canvas.
“I believe I’m going to increase a particular, particular younger boy whose going to go on and obtain nice issues. I’m very enthusiastic about that.
“Like I stated I’m going to put him into training, sport, preventing. I’m not going to push him into preventing. If he desires to struggle that’s nice. If not it’s his personal determination however he’ll be expert in how to struggle.”
Conor Jnr was born in May and sat ringside to watch his dad within the Las Vegas superfight — a struggle that might see McGregor turn into one in all Ireland’s richest sports activities stars.
CONOR: I’D BEAT MAYWEATHER IN REMATCH
McGregor additionally vowed at the Q&A to beat Floyd Mayweather ought to the pair meet in a rematch.
“What’s sickening me is that the little motherf***** is retired now,” McGregor stated.
“I do know if I went one other go along with him, underneath boxing guidelines, I’d get that win. I do know that. I do know by the sensation of him within the first struggle.
“He had to change his complete strategy. He fought fully completely different than he ever fought. He couldn’t determine what I used to be doing early on.
“With the teachings I realized from that first struggle, if I had one other go now, I’d get him. At the identical time, he’s 50-Zero and he’s getting on, I’m not gonna begin calling him out. I’m joyful to see a fighter (do properly).”
The Irishman was knocked out within the tenth spherical in Las Vegas final month in opposition to the American.
McGregor revealed he hasn’t but spoken to UFC about his subsequent struggle as he’s open to face anybody.
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