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Dana White confirms Conor McGregor’s UFC return is transferring nearer forward of proposed Dustin Poirier combat


Dana White has revealed Conor McGregor’s UFC return is edging nearer.

The Infamous retired from combined martial Artis in June… for the third time in 4 years.

McGregor is set to make his UFC return in January

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McGregor is about to make his UFC return in January

However a second combat with Dustin Poirier appears set to occur at first of 2021.

UFC president White mentioned: “He mentioned, ‘sure’ and Dustin mentioned, ‘sure,’ so now it’s a matter of getting contracts signed.”

Final week, McGregor confirmed his combat towards Poirier will occur on the 80,000-seater AT&T Stadium.

“I settle for, Jan 23rd is on! My purpose is to see this combat happen in Cowboy Stadium [AT&T Stadium]. Correct Fashion!

“[Dallas Cowboys owner] Jerry Jones is a buddy and the stadium can maintain our crowd. I will probably be prepared for Texas and Texas will probably be prepared for my followers!”

McGregor will probably be seeking to beat Poirier for a second time after getting the higher of him with a primary spherical TKO victory in 2014.

AT&T Stadium, the house of NFL giants Dallas Cowboys, has been working at a 20,000 capability as a result of coronavirus pandemic.


Nevertheless, White insists he’ll solely enable followers to attend UFC occasions if the arenas are full.

He mentioned: “Pay attention, we’ve had an excellent relationship with Jerry Jones for a very long time and talked about Dallas, Texas, stadium without end.

“I’m not going into any area the place we’re going to fill 1 / 4 of the sector or half of the sector or any of that stuff, so when crowds are prepared to come back again we’ll do crowds once more.”





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