Cristiano Ronaldo has been getting some punching suggestions from boxing star Gennady Golovkin – and it’s no secret the Juventus celebrity loves fight sports activities.
In truth, Ronaldo has revealed he truly prefers watching boxing and UFC to soccer.
The Portgual legend, who’s shut buddies with heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and UFC star Conor McGregor, makes use of boxing to maintain himself in prime situation at 35.
Ronaldo exhibits no signal of slowing down in his mid-thirties, with 14 objectives for Juventus already this season.
In a clip shared on Twitter by boxing promoter Eddie Hearn, Ronaldo met up with middleweight world champion Golovkin.
The 38-year-old boxer confirmed Ronaldo a factor or two earlier than the five-time Ballon d’Or winner had a go on the punch bag.
“Taking part in soccer is my ardour, however I choose watching different sports activities on TV,” Ronaldo instructed Golovkin in a DAZN documentary titled ‘Parallel Worlds’.
“Between watching a soccer match or a boxing or UFC battle, I select boxing or UFC.”
Ronaldo added: “Once I was at Manchester United, a coach boxed with me.
“I feel practising boxing is beneficial for soccer as a result of it sharpens your senses and also you be taught to maneuver.”
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