Chael Sonnen explains why all comeback potentialities for Conor McGregor are thrilling

In a latest video posted to his YouTube channel, Chael Sonnen insisted that Conor McGregor’s UFC return is crammed with a lot intrigue that his potential opponent is not necessary.

‘The Notorious’ has been out of motion since struggling a career-threatening leg snap, which he endured throughout the much-anticipated trilogy combat in opposition to Dustin Poirier virtually a 12 months in the past.

Despite being down 2-1 within the collection of matchups, a variety of followers are angling for the Irishman to return for a fourth conflict.

According to Chael Sonnen, no matter any fascinating fantasy fights McGregor can discover himself competing in, the 33-year-old remains to be MMA’s largest star, so will draw eyes regardless of who the opponent is.

“Last week, it was Conor vs. Michael Chandler to which everyone cherished… Now, let’s again up a month earlier than that, it was going to be Conor McGregor and Dan Hooker, and for every week, everyone cherished that… Now, let’s again as much as a month earlier than that.

“It was to be Conor McGregor returning at 170 pounds, and he was going to be taking on Usman… In the midst of all this has always been Jorge Masvidal talk. Somewhere just prior to that, it was going to be the fourth fight with Dustin Poirier, which everybody ate up and loved… I can even remember back a year, when for a week in time, it was going to be Conor McGregor versus Frankie Edgar.”

Unfortunately for the Dublin-native, the light-weight and welterweight divisions are stacked with killers, all hoping to steal the previous Cage Warriors two-weight world champion’s shine.

Check out what Chael Sonnen needed to say in regards to the matter in his video beneath.

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What’s subsequent in line for Conor McGregor?

Rumors of the champ-champ’s return are beginning to choose up steam. As talked about above, there was a plethora of names put ahead to function McGregor’s opponent for his comeback combat.

One fighter that appears unlikely to be subsequent up, regardless of the pair publicly angling for a combat, is Charles Oliveira. After shedding his title by lacking weight forward of his bout in opposition to Justin Gaethje, ‘Do Bronx’ now has nothing to supply the 28-fight MMA veteran, and up to date experiences recommend the Brazilian could face Islam Makhachev subsequent.

Aside from the names talked about by Sonnen, a 3rd conflict with Nate Diaz to settle their lasting feud looks as if probably the most logical for each fighters. It would do quite a bit for both athlete that manages to get his hand raised on the night time.


Edited by Akshay Saraswat

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