Donald Cerrone Tells Conor McGregor To 'Sign The Damn Deal' Ahead Of Potential Fight
Donald Cerrone has called out Conor McGregor and told him to 'sign the damn deal' ahead of a potential fight between the duo.
McGregor announced last week that he is preparing for a return to the UFC in Las Vegas on January 18.
Cerrone is set to be the favourite ahead of Justin Gaethje.
The American is confident that 'The Notorious' will accept the fight and is eager for it to be signed off.
"I think it's going to happen this time, I really do," Cerrone told TMZ per The Daily Mirror.
"Conor is really serious about making a comeback. He's doing whatever he wants to do.
"I think Conor's side and our team both reached out and we're trying to figure it out; it's looking good. I've got just as much needle power as he does, it's going to be a huge fight.
"It's a fight everyone wants to watch.
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"Ask the UFC who the opponent is cos I do not give a f*ck and I'm gonna go through the whole roster like a chainsaw through butter."
THE KING IS BACK!!!! :heart_eyes: pic.twitter.com/KPrwj81Ahr
- Oddschanger (@Oddschanger) October 24, 2019
"It's going to be a fun fight, he's a great fighter, I'm not taking anything away from him. Sign the damn deal, man. Let's get this done."
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McGregor announced his comeback during a press conference in Russia last week while promoting his Proper Twelve whiskey.
The 31-year-old has not fought since he was defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov in a fiery contest back in October 2018.
The altercation that occurred following the fight led to a six month ban for McGregor alongside a $50,000 fine.
McGregor hasn't won a bout via knockout since he beat Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 in November 2016.
:calendar: January 18, 2020
Save the date, Conor McGregor says his return to UFC is in the books. pic.twitter.com/juD2QNFxDT
- UFC on BT Sport (@btsportufc) October 24, 2019
Cerrone on the other hand hasn't won since January this year, with defeats to Tony Ferguson and the aforementioned Gaethje in recent months.
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