UFC Champion and Joe.ie favourite Conor McGregor has just released a statement about his future in the sport. The MMA fighter posted a long message on his facebook account this afternoon outlining reasons for his recent behaviour on Twitter. He explained how training for the sport had always taken priority throughout his career but in recent times the promotional aspect had caused him to lose focus.

He continued to say that he was ready to fight at UFC200 and was willing to attend the major press conference scheduled in New York as long as he could return to training immediately after. For the full post click below: