Will Michael Chandler get his dream matchup with Conor McGregor in the UFC? Find out the latest updates and insights on their potential fight.
Table of Contents
- Michael Chandler’s UFC Run and Goal
- The Ultimate Fighter and McGregor’s Injury
- Chandler’s Belief in McGregor’s Return
- Chandler’s Recent Fight and Layoff
- The Talks and Patience
Michael Chandler’s UFC Run and Goal
Michael Chandler has been eyeing a dream matchup with Conor McGregor since his arrival in the UFC in 2021. He has had an action-packed UFC run through five bouts and is getting closer to his goal.
The Ultimate Fighter and McGregor’s Injury
Chandler and McGregor are currently coaching opposite each other on season 31 of The Ultimate Fighter. However, McGregor’s leg break in his last fight has sidelined him and raised doubts about the fight happening.
Chandler’s Belief in McGregor’s Return
Despite the uncertainties, Chandler believes that McGregor will come back to the octagon. He thinks McGregor doesn’t want to stain his legacy and predicts a fight within the next six months.
Chandler’s Recent Fight and Layoff
Chandler faced Dustin Poirier in November, resulting in a loss. If he sticks to his desire of facing McGregor, it will be the longest layoff of his career.
The Talks and Patience
There are ongoing talks about the fight, but Chandler emphasizes the need for patience. He understands the eagerness for answers but reminds everyone that it takes time to make a fight of this magnitude happen.