Boxing: Canelo vs Golovkin 3: Odell Beckham Jr. begs Mexican fighter to kick GGG’s butt

Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez is one of the most recognized sportsmen in the world and has made great friends in the United States. Great figures of the show business and high performance sport for his fighter and his capacity as a businessman. To the extent that people like Cristiano Ronaldo is one of his followers on Instagram.

But he is not the only one, NFL star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., Super Bowl LVI champion, talked for a few minutes with the Mexican fighter, after the last press conference before his fight against Gennady Golovkin this Saturday in Las Vegas.

Canelo Alvarez says ahead of Golovkin fight: It’s important for my legacy

After the last press conference, the Mexican champion paraded down a sort of red carpet, where the Matchroom Boxing promoter linked him with Odell Beckham Jr. in a video call, where the NFL player expressed all his support to the Mexican and told him that thanks to him he became a boxing fan.

The conversation between Canelo and OBJ

“My Spanish is not good,” Beckham began to start conversation. “Don’t worry, I’ll do my best in English,” Canelo replied.

“How are you bro, ready to kick some ass?” said OBJ eliciting a laugh from the pugilist.

“I’m good, I’m excellent, I’m ready. My trainer told me you’re a boxing fan, so thank you,” Canelo said.

I’m a fan of yours. You made me love boxing,” Odell Beckham Jr. said. “Let’s do it! We’re going to kick his ass, show him 1-2 (Golovkin) and finish him in the first (round).”

“I’m going to do it, I’m going to do it for you, my friend,” Saul Alvarez conluded.

Canelo Alvarez and OBJ, the new best friends

Finally, both characters agreed to see each other soon and live together on their level as stars of the highest level in professional sports.

After getting injured in Super Bowl LVI, the Los Angeles Rams did not renew the contract of 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 total concentration he must have to defeat Golovkin on September 17, to whom he has already anticipated that he will try to knock him out and eliminate any kind of doubt about who is the best between the two fighters.