UFC fighter Conor McGregor clarifies aunt didn't die from coronavirus
UFC star Conor McGregor has confirmed to fans that his aunt did not die from the coronavirus.
The fighter announced yesterday that his beloved aunt, Anne, died yesterday.
He wrote a tribute to his aunt on social media, writing that his 'lovely little auntie Anne had passed away' and he then added 'this stupid f****** virus. What the f*** is happening?'
McGregor then clarified on social media that his aunt had in fact not died from the virus.
He wrote: "I want to clear up that it has been confirmed she was not a victim of coronavirus.
"I am grateful for the kind wishes and sympathy for my Auntie's passing. As we prepare for her funeral, I know that many of us will confront the virus in the weeks ahead.
"As I gather with my family, I ask you all to make an extra effort to be there for friends and family during the stressful days ahead."