UFC President Dana White has been dancing around this subject for a while stating that Conor McGregor will announce something following his bout with Eddie Alvarez.
Now, Talk MMA has revealed on twitter that McGregor’s girlfriend, Dee Devlin is, in fact pregnant and McGregor will take a year out of action.
Heard from a source who spent about 15 mins with McGregor and Dee (McGregor's). Source said he's taking a "year (ish)" off for their newborn
— #Dizz © (@TalkMMA) October 6, 2016
McGregor is expected to face Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 for the UFC lightweight title.
UFC 205 will be held on November 12, 2016 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.
McGregor met Dee Devlin in a nightclub in Dublin. Recalling the moment they met, the UFC featherweight champion told VIP Magazine: “I asked her to come over and we just started chatting. She seemed like a nice girl, and I like good girls.” via the Sun.
Dee, 28, remembers the attraction being instant. “He’s very funny – he always keeps me entertained and makes me laugh,” she revealed.
Congratulations to Mr McGregor and Ms Devlin on the pregnancy of their first child.