#sports activities British boxing legend Amir Khan grabs Sir Alex Ferguson’s belly
British boxing legend Amir Khan grabs Sir Alex Ferguson’s belly because the retired pair joke about gaining weight throughout probability assembly at Old Trafford
- Boxer met the legendary former boss at Old Trafford having taken in a recreation
- The two confirmed affection earlier than bizarrely rubbing every others stomachs
- Amir Khan and Sir Alex Ferguson then pose for an image within the tunnel
Amir Khan has shared footage of him and Sir Alex Ferguson assembly at Old Trafford with the 2 affectionately joking about weight gained post-retirement.
The not too long ago retired boxer met the legendary former boss within the bows of the outdated floor and the 2 appeared content material in each other’s firm.
In the clip shared by Khan, alongside a paragraph which seems to have been taken from the Scot’s Wikipedia web page detailing precisely who Ferguson is, the 2 greet one another earlier than somewhat bizarrely rubbing every others stomachs.
The two legendary sporting figures greeted one another with affection at Old Trafford
Ferguson seems to ask Khan how he’s doing in his retirement with the boxer, initially from Bolton, pointing to his abdomen in reference to the burden he is gained.
Clearly not frightened of the customarily fearsome Scot, Khan then took upon himself to joke with the outdated boss and gave his abdomen a rub.
As is typical when any person poses for a photograph with a present or former boxer, fists are raised as any person close by takes a snap of the 2 legendary sporting figures.
Amir Khan and Sir Alex Ferguson appeared to check notes on who had the most important abdomen
Unsurprisingly judging by the love exchanged, it’s not the primary time the 2 have crossed paths.
In 2013, Khan visited the United squad forward of their fifth spherical FA Cup tie in opposition to Reading.
Khan has not too long ago tried to throw himself again into the boxing highlight by providing to dealer a deal for Tyson Fury to battle Oleksandr Usyk to unify boxing’s heavyweight division.
‘Usyk is likely one of the greatest fighters on the market. Pound for pound, it’s between him and Terrence Crawford,’ Khan stated. ‘What Usyk did final week was phenomenal.
The former tremendous light-weight champion of the world posted the clip alongside an outline of who Ferguson is and why he’s notable
‘Tyson [Fury] needs to make that huge cash. Everyone is operating to Saudi Arabia as a result of they need that huge cheque.
‘I spoke to Tyson just a few days in the past and stated: “listen, maybe we can help you get that fight”.
‘I believe an even bigger battle could be Wembley Stadium with AJ. Even although AJ misplaced, I nonetheless assume it’s a huge battle and other people need to watch that battle.
‘But with Usyk turning into a world champion, successful all of the world titles, him and Fury, if that battle occurs, I give it to Fury.’