José Mourinho swaps Conor McGregor a Roma jersey for some whiskey 1 month ago

José Mourinho swaps Conor McGregor a Roma jersey for some whiskey

When mavericks meet.

José Mourinho has taken to Instagram to share his delight at meeting Ireland's Conor McGregor.

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The UFC star was holidaying in Rome, and took the time to visit the former Chelsea and Manchester United boss, who is currently managing Roma.

The Portuguese native has been a revelation on Instagram, with his hilarious and honest posts, but fanboying over a fellow sports star isn't something he normally does.

However, he clearly holds The Notorious in hight esteem, and seemed delighted to share a drink with the two-time UFC world champion.

"Yes it’s him! Yes, the great @thenotoriousmma is in Rome and yes it was a real pleasure to meet him, to share some stories and to offer him the most beautiful shirt in town @officialasroma.

"He made a miracle, it’s impossible to say no to Conor, I had to try @properwhiskey ?? LEGENDA"

You can't simply meet Conor McGregor these days and not try some of his 'Proper Whiskey,' which two-time Champions League winner Mourinho is pictured here enjoying.

It goes without saying that Mourinho loves it when his players have a bit of fight about them, so maybe keep an eye out for Roma players attempting a few roundhouse kicks in training.