UFC light-weight Justin Gaethje has slammed Conor McGregor’s LA life-style earlier than his trilogy battle with Dustin Poirier.
The Infamous arrange store within the Metropolis of Angels within the ultimate weeks earlier than his UFC 264 rubber match along with his previous featherweight rival.
McGregor, 33, didn’t actual revenge on The Diamond, snapping his left tibia and fibula within the ultimate seconds of the primary spherical.
The reason for McGregor’s horrific damage has but to be remoted, however former interim light-weight champion Gaethje has claimed the break was the results of the Irishman ‘consuming an excessive amount of soya milk.’
He instructed ESPN: “My take could be that he’s hanging round LA consuming an excessive amount of soya milk.
“And there was clearly no apparent examine that ought to have precipitated a break (leg) like that.
“It is acquired to simply be a freak prevalence, or the man has weak bones however I can not clarify it and none of us can.”
McGregor is at the moment 1-3 in his final 4 outings and hasn’t tasted victory at light-weight since his 2016 masterclass over Eddie Alvarez.
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Fan favorite Gaethje was desperate to share the cage with the Dubliner earlier than his two-fight skid and believes a battle with the UFC’s poster boy won’t ever materialise.
The Spotlight stated: “After he select Cowboy [Donald Cerrone] and it went down in historical past that I had a chance to battle him between Tony (Ferguson) and Khabib [Nurmagomedov], however I by no means obtained an official provide.
“In my thoughts, the last word aim was to beat Khabib after which Conor and that was well worth the danger, in order that was what I selected.
“However [fighting McGregor] may have been a risk then, possibly. However I believe the probabilities are [now] zero per cent.
“As a result of I believe he’ll battle, if a couple of times [more], and it will not be guys like me.
My take could be that he’s hanging round LA consuming an excessive amount of soya milk
Justin Gaethje on Conor McGregor’s leg break
“It’s going to be guys like Nate Diaz, Jorge Masvidal, you understand, beneficial match-ups.”
McGregor’s restoration goes higher than anticipated, with the previous two-division champion just lately placing 50 per cent of his physique weight on the injured leg courtesy of an anti-gravity treadmill.
Late final month, Mystic Mac shared a video of himself strolling on the treadmill with the accompanying caption: “At present is a momentous day!!!
“I walked for the primary time since surgical procedure. Bearing 50% of my large physique weight!
“I additionally carried out it within the model new ‘Irish Inexperienced’ Virgil Louis Abloh’s!
“An extended option to go but however a large private increase for me in the present day!
“Thanks all for the continued assist everybody. God bless, pleased Saturday.”
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