🚨 John Fury makes Anthony Joshua admission, he was shocked

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John Fury met Anthony Joshua for the first time in Riyadh yesterday.

Tyson Fury’s often controversial and outspoken father, John Fury has opened up on meeting his son’s rival.

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Speaking to Sky Sports he admitted he couldn’t ‘get over how big he was’ and praised ‘AJ’ for always being a ‘nice guy’ and ‘respectful’.

He said: “I always liked Anthony Joshua. I’ve never said anything wrong about him. He is a great fighter, Olympic gold medalist. He’s done a lot for boxing. Let’s not forget that you know, and he is a good fighter.

“He will be a world champion again, but I couldn’t get over how big he was! The man is a unit. He’s always been a nice guy, respectful man. He showed me respect, he was lovely and it was heartfelt. I’ve got nothing but admiration and respect for Anthony Joshua.

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Joshua takes on another huge heavyweight specimen in Francis Ngannou this Friday.

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