“I think Jose will want it to turn into a grappling match early on. As soon as he gets hit he’ll start to shoot for takedowns. Basically, similar to when he’s fought the guys from Team Alpha Male… but with the roles reversed.”
“I think he’s slightly on the slide. When you look at his last few fights, three or four years ago he was destroying opponents of that calibre inside a round or two. Now they’re all bringing him the distance and having decent exchanges.
“When Conor lands strikes it’s devastating, whereas Aldo seems to be happy out-pointing people now. Conor will stop him, maybe in the second or third round, but I do believe he’ll stop him.”
Conor McGregor’s head coach, John Kavanagh discusses the upcoming featherweight title fight between his student, Conor McGregor, and the champ, Jose Aldo.
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