Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed he has spoken with Cristiano Ronaldo about his dream of changing into knowledgeable footballer, because the UFC icon declared he’s a Actual Madrid fan.
The Eagle’s love of soccer is well-known and pictures has emerged of him enjoying together with his friends within the UAE.
Khabib has even been supplied knowledgeable soccer deal as he seeks new alternatives following his retirement from blended martial arts.
FC Kamaz of the Russian Skilled Soccer League (the third tier of Russian soccer) have supplied the previous light-weight champion a contract.
And in a latest interview, Khabib revealed that he’s been chatting with some large names within the recreation a couple of potential soccer profession, calling it a ‘childhood dream’.
He informed Match TV: “To play soccer on knowledgeable stage is a childhood dream. After all, I’ve such a want. Soccer is the king of sports activities in any case.
“Who haven’t I mentioned this with! I’ve spoken even with the UEFA president Aleskandr Ceferin, with the proprietor of PSG, sure and even with Cristiano Ronaldo.”
After serving to his cousin choose up his first ever win within the UFC on Combat Island in Abu Dhabi this month, Khabib nipped throughout to Dubai and even ran into Liverpool defender Vigril van Dijk, who’s recovering from a critical knee damage.
He’s additionally good associates with Ronaldo and revealed who’s favorite groups had been.
Khabib added: “Spartak in fact are nice, however that’s home stage. My dream membership is Actual Madrid.
“In truth, the primary match I keep in mind watching the complete 90 minutes, was Actual vs Juventus in 1998 [Champions League final]. I keep in mind Mijatovic scored from an offside place, however we nonetheless received.”