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UFC star Conor McGregor is totally unrecognisable in this throwback picture from his schooldays

Conor McGregor and his coach John Kavanagh. Picture@ Inpho
Conor McGregor and his coach John Kavanagh (Photo: Inpho)

CONOR McGregor is probably one of Ireland’s most famous faces but this wasn’t always the case.

While the UFC fighter – known as The Notorious – is currently enjoying his run on the celebrity circuit, the bearded Dubliner was an unknown, fresh-faced schoolboy once upon a time.

The Tallaght Echo shared this throwback photo on their Twitter account last night of the young McGregor.

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With his bowl hair cut and cheeky grin it’s hard to believe that this innocent-looking school kid would eventually be contending for title belts and find himself throwing punches in the ring.


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