September 30, 2022

UFC star Jorge Masvidal has joined the lengthy listing of MMA fighters who’ve known as out Conor McGregor to be the person he faces upon his return.

The Irishman has been out of motion since struggling a fractured tibia and fibula at UFC 264 in July 2021, however he’s creeping nearer to a return to the Octagon which is predicted to happen in 2022.

After bulking up throughout his time without work McGregor has introduced his intention to return at welterweight

‘Gamebred’ has steered beforehand that ‘Infamous’ has a drug drawback that will quickly finish his battle profession and for this reason he desires to welcome the UFC legend again to the octagon in November or December.

“Earlier than this man like overdoses on cocaine and the battle by no means occurs and I don’t get to make all that straightforward cash. I simply wish to break Conor’s face,” Masvidal stated on the BLOCKPARTY podcast.

“Let’s get that pay cheque, let’s get that out of the best way, promote probably the most pay-per-views ever earlier than this man does hurt to himself or anyone else. I’m identical to ‘growth’, get that cheque actual fast trigger I received children. I want the f****** cash.”

It’s recognized {that a} battle with McGregor means a giant payday and that is more likely to be seen as Masvidal making an attempt to goad the Irishman into accepting given there has by no means been any suggestion McGregor is a consumer of unlawful medication.

He has countless choices for his comeback bout. That is one thing Masvidal is conscious of and he’s subsequently received an alternate opponent in thoughts for his subsequent battle.

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Masvidal says top welterweight Gilbert Burns is another option for him

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Masvidal says prime welterweight Gilbert Burns is an alternative choice for him

‘Gamebred’ is currently in a spot of bother after allegedly attacking Covington after their fight at UFC 272

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‘Gamebred’ is at present in a spot of trouble after allegedly attacking Covington after their battle at UFC 272


“If I can’t get Conor, I’m pondering in all probability Gilbert [Buns]. Gilbert’s a very good battle for me. I like him as a fighter as a result of he involves battle. He’s is available in and might submit a man or knock a man the f*** out,” he stated.

“We’re gonna give the followers a f****** bloody battle if that goes down. I believe all people shall be very pleased with that battle in order that’s a battle I’d like to make.”

‘Road Jesus’ hasn’t fought since struggling a unanimous choice defeat by the hands of his former teammate turned enemy Colby Covington at UFC 272 earlier this yr.

Masvidal allegedly determined to take his beef with Covington to the streets of Miami post-fight, delivering a number of sucker punches to ‘Chaos’ that prompted a fractured tooth and led to the BMF titleholder being arrested and charged with aggravated battery.

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