When McIlroy Scratches Donald Trump’s Policy …

Invited to the McKellar Golf Podcast, the world number 1 did not hesitate to criticize the management of the current tenant of the White House on the pandemic linked to Covid-19 which is hitting the United States with full force (85,813 deaths in May 14).

In 2017, in Florida, at the Trump International Golf Club, the British had thus shared a friendly game with him, a big fan of golf in front of the eternal and owner of many courses in the world. But that had not been to the taste of all his supporters.

Golfweek. It’s a divisive subject, of course. It was not easy to manage. At that time, I had only responded respectfully to an invitation issued by the President of the United States … I was not going to say no … “” data-reactid = “21”> “I admit that I was a little taken aback by the feedback from these 18 holes, said McIlroy and relayed in Golfweek. It’s a divisive subject, of course. It was not easy to manage. At that time, I had only responded respectfully to an invitation from the President of the United States … I was not going to say no … “

Three years later, as the world is plunged into one of the most serious crises since 1945, McIlroy has somewhat revised his position on the man who leads the world’s leading power.

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“data-reactid =” 24 “>” To return to this day, it had been pleasant, continues the world number 1. He (Trump) is very charismatic. He was nice to everyone. Whether with the pro club or with the employees managing the golf carts. There is something undeniable. Otherwise, he would not be at the White House, right? (…) Read more on Figaro.fr

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