It was revealed that former lightweight champion Charles Oliveira wants to step in and fight Conor McGregor for a payday. Charles lost his lightweight belt just before his defence against Justin Gaethje but remains in the title contention after submitting the “highlight”.
But the former lightweight champion Oliveira is on the look-out for a high-profile payday, and he’s willing to take on Conor McGregor for it as “the notorious” is the UFC’s biggest draw and most popular superstar. The two-division UFC champion has made himself a celebrity by fighting both inside and outside of the octagon.
With no current rivals on his level, “Du Bronx” is considering taking a leap into the limelight by facing McGregor inside the octagon and proclaiming huge amounts of money and fame by beating the prolific Irish man.
He is a guaranteed payday for any fighter and Oliveira thinks that a win over McGregor would be too easy for him Meanwhile he seems to be dodging the powerhouse, Islam Makhachev. Conor might no have any answers for Charles’s deadly striking and will require excellent take down defence in order to avoid getting submitted easily.
But Oliveira will have to wait for Conor, who is recovering from a shin bone injury he suffered against Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier. There has been speculation and hype for the possible return of the biggest MMA superstar ever! We will have to wait and see if the comeback is infact against Charles Oliveira