Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is one of the most recognized athletes in the world and has great friends in the United States. Great figures of show business and high performance sports for his fighter and his ability as a businessman. How much people like it Cristiano Ronaldo is one of his Instagram followers.
But he’s not the only wide receiver of an NFL star Odell Beckham Jr.champion of Super Bowl LVI, spoke for several minutes with the Mexican fighter after the last press conference before his fight with Gennady Golovkin this Saturday in Las Vegas.
Following the latest press conference, the Mexican champion walked the red carpet where promoter Matchroom Boxing connected him to Odell Beckham Jr in a video call. NFL player expressed all his support to the Mexican and told him that thanks to him he became a fan of boxing.
Conversation between Canelo and OBJ
“My Spanish is not very good,” Beckham began the conversation. “Don’t worry, I’ll do my best Spanish“Canelo replied.
“How are you, bro, ready kick ass? said OBJ, causing the boxer to laugh.
“I’m fine, I’m great, I’m ready. My coach told me that you boxing fanso thank you,” Canelo said.
“I am your fan. You made me love boxing,” said Odell Beckham Jr. – Let’s do that! We’re going to kick his ass, show 1-2 (Golovkin) and finish him in the first (round).”
“I will do it, I will do it for you, my friend,” concluded Saul Alvarez.
Canelo Alvarez and OBJ, new best friends
Finally, both characters agreed to see each other soon and live together at their level, like the highest level stars in professional sports.
After being wounded in Super Bowl LVI, Los Angeles Rams did not renew the contract with OBJ, who is currently a free agent and is looking for a team in the NFL.
On the other hand, Canelo is living his last moments before the full focus he needs to have to beat Golovkin in September 17to whom he already foresaw that he would try to knock him out and remove any doubt about who was the best between the two fighters.